Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan, New Delhi
About Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan
National Sanskrit Institute is a reputed university under the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, New Delhi, India. It was founded in 1970. National Sanskrit Institute is accredited by NAAC with “A” grade. It provides BA, BEd, MA, M.D. and PhD programs and provides distance learning programs in Sanskrit.
The Institute was established on 15th October 1970 as an autonomous organization registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 for the development and promotion of Sanskrit throughout the country. It is fully funded by the Government of India. It serves as a top body for the promotion and development of Sanskrit and helps the Ministry of Human Resource Development in preparing and implementing various schemes and schemes for the development of Sanskrit Studies.
Sanskrit has played an important role in the development of all Indian languages and the protection of India’s cultural heritage. Without the help of Sanskrit, no Indian language can grow. Sanskrit also provides the theoretical foundation of ancient science. Therefore, it is necessary to preserve and circulate Sanskrit for all-round development of India. In pursuance of the recommendations of the Sanskrit Commission (1956-57), the Government of India constituted a fully aware Sanskrit Central Board about this responsibility, which recommended the establishment of the National Sanskrit Institute.