A student who completed basic education in ancient India and wished to learn more had a plethora of institutions to choose from, depending on whether he wanted to specialize in the Vedas, logic, medicine, sciences, classical music, or any other subject.
India’s earliest teachers were the gurus, who taught in gurukulams and ashrams located far away from the hustle and bustle of towns.
Sahana Singh shares her learning and experiences at the Weekend with Wisdom with Dr. Meenakshi Jain.
It is troubling, even tragic that many Indians are unaware of the huge contribution of Shri Vyasaraya to the rich intellectual and cultural traditions of the land. Acclaimed for being…