Department Profile

In year 1967 with establishment of Kalindi college, the Sanskrit department was also established. Initially B.A. pass was started in the department. Then, in the year 1973,the department came up with B.A.(H) Sanskrit & M.A. Sanskrit. The department actively organizing various national seminars and ‘Sanskrit Sahitya Parishad’ activities to encourage & motivate the each students of department. The aim of the department was to develop the skills & abilities of their students by organizing those activities and programs.

The one which is introduced or produced in its perfect form is called Sanskrit. The word Sanskrit is formed from “sam + krit” where (sam) prefix means (samyak) ‘entirely’ or ‘wholly’ or ‘perfectly,’ and krit means ‘done.’ Sanskrit was first introduced by Brahma to the Sage of the celestial abodes and it is still the language of the celestial abode,so it is also called the Dev Vani. Sanskrit is one of the official languages of India and is popularly known as a classical language of the country. It is considered as the mother of all languages. It is also one of the 22 official languages of India.

Sanskrit is the Mother of all languages. About 97% of world languages have been directly or indirectly influenced by this language. Sanskrit has the highest number of vocabularies than any other language in the world.

102 arab 78 crore & 50 lakh words have been used till now in Sanskrit. If it will be used in computers & technology then more these number of words will be used in next 100 years