Prof. Vishwanath Gurjar

Graduation :                                   
  • Fergusson College, Pune 1968-71 (Sanskrit)
Post-Graduation :                           
  • University of Pune (1972-73 and 1973-74) - MA in Sanskrit and Pali
  • Tilak College of Education – B.Ed. (1977)
  •  Special Educational Qualifications
  •  Achieved 3rd place for Sanskrit subject finals
  •  Overall 2nd place for BA finals
  • Stood 1st for MA in Sanskrit from the University of Pune, with focus on the subject: Vedas.
 Educational Achievements : 
  • Teaching Sanskrit among other subjects in Jnana PrabodhiniPrashala from year 1975-2000.
  •  Held the position as Principal in Jnana PrabodhiniPrashala from year 1990-94.
  • Holds the position as Joint Secretary to Jnana Prabodhini from 1995 to present.
  • Head of Department of Sanskrit-Sanskruti-Samshodhika from year 2004 to present.
  • Teaching Sanskrit in Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth for post- graduation and PhD students.
  • Creation of over 300 cassettes of SiddhantaKaumudi, a volume based on Sanskrit Grammar with Shri P. S. Joshi under the guidance of Late Bhagwatshastri. These cassettes were created for Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth as references and standpoints for PhD students.
  • Guided the participants for various day and week camps and training programmes conducted in Jnana Prabodhini.
  • Conducted training for the ‘Pooja Vidhis’ performed according to the Dharmanirnaymandala/Jnana Prabodhini method.
  • Teaching Sanskrit and the learnings of Shrimad Bhagwat Geeta at Ramkrishna Math, Pune.
  • Learning classical music and teaching at Jnana PrabodhiniPrashala.
  • Focused study of the philosophies of Maharshi Shriarvind and Swami Vivekananda.
  • Holds position as the Chief of Central Financial Division of Jnana Prabodhini since 1998, and holds responsibility as in-charge for three trusts of the Jnana Prabodhini Foundation.