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Advanced Level Workshop on Manuscriptology and Palaeography

The Mission also conducts Advanced level courses on Manuscriptology and Palaeography of one and half to two months' duration. In these Advanced level courses, about 30 to 35 best students from among the participants in the basic Manuscriptology courses are given intensive training on select scripts, as well as grounding and practical training in transcription, collation and critical editing. Various aspects of conservation and preservation of manuscripts are also included. The faculty consists of the senior scholars in the country representing different disciplines in Manuscriptology and Palaeography.

 
The following workshops have been organised so far:
 
Financial  Year 2011 - 2012

Sl.No.

Venue

Date of Workshop

Course of Studies

No. of Participants

1

Dept. of Arabic, University of Calicut, Centre for Heritage studies, Dept. of Cultural Affairs, Govt. of Kerala, Kerala

12th Oct. –13th  Nov. 2011

Nafkhi, Sulusi, Kufic, Diwani, Raihani, Ruqa’I, Sunnani & Arabic Malayalam

30

2.

Akhila Bharatiya Sanskrit Parishad,  Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh

30th Mar.-13th May  2012

Brahmi, & Sharada, Editing & transcription

38

3.

Andhra Pradesh Govt. Oriental & Manuscripts Library, 
Hyderabad

1st Feb. - 16th March 2012

Brahmi, Telgu, Malayalam & Grantha, Nandinagari, Sharada,  Editing & transcription

28

Financial  Year 2010 - 2011

Sl.No.

Venue

Date of Workshop

Course of Studies

No. of Participants

1

ChinmayInt. Foundation. Sodha Sansthan, Ernakulum, Kerala

1stNov. to 10th Dec. 2010

Sharada, Oldnagari, Grantha & Newari
Text editing

22

2.

Kurukshetra University,  
Kurukshetra , Haryana

23th March  to 6th  May  2011

Brahmi, Kharoshthi, Sharada, Kushana, Gupta Brahmi, Kutila, Newari, Grantha, Meetei & Old Odia

41

3.

Shree Jagannath Sanskrit University,  Puri, Odisha

9th May to 13th June 2011

Brahmi, Sharada & Odia Karani

40

4.

Rani Durgabati University,  
Jabalpur Madhya Pradesh

8th Feb. to 24th March 2011

Brahmi, Sharada ,Nagari, & Shankha

35

5.

Navanalanda Mahavihar, 
Nalanda, Bihar

25th May to
25th June 2011

Brahmi, Sharada, Kharosthi, Newari, Tibetan
Editing & transcription

38

6.

Shri Somonath Sanskrit University
Veraval, Gujarat

29th Nov. to 
 7th Jan.  2012

Brahmi, Sharada, Newari, Nagari, Grantha & Malayalam

30

7.

Lalbhai Dalpatbhai Institute of Indology, 
Ahmadabad, Gujarat

19th  Sept. 22nd Oct. 2010

Brahmi, Shrada, Grantha & Nandanagari, Editing & transcription

30

8.

Oriental Research Institute, 
Mysore, Karnataka

25th March -7th May 2010

Textual Criticism Editing of Texts.

30

 
Financial  Year 2006 - 2007

Sl.No.

Venue

Date of Workshop

Course of Studies

No. of Participants

1.

University of Madras, 
Chennai, Tamilnadu

10th March to 19th April, 2006

Grantha, Nandinagari, Telegu, Brahmi and Tigalari

30

2.

University of Calcutta, 
Kolkata, West Bengal

27th November to 5th January, 2007

Medieval Old Bengali, Gaudi, Newari, Grantha, Old odia

30

3.

Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetham, 
Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh

8thJanuay to 15th February, 2007

Origin and development of South Indian script like Brahmi, Grantha, Sharada, Nandanagai, Tigalari

30

 
Financial  Year 2005 - 2006

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Venue

Date of Workshop

Course of Studies

No. of Participants

1.

Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, 
New Delhi

1st August  to 
10th September, 2005

Brahmi, Sharada, Nandinagari, Old Nagari and Grantha

30