Manuscript Resource Centre

About us

Kavikulaguru Kalidas Sanskrit University, Ramtek is a recognized Manuscript Resource Centre of National Mission for Manuscripts New Delhi since 2004. MRC seeks to develop a holistic approach in locating, documenting, protecting and making accessible the significant information of the manuscripts heritage of India. Some of the objectives of the centre are survey, data collection, documenting. The Centre has documented data of Manuscripts total 16,528 manuscripts covering Vidarbha and Marathwada region of Maharashtra till date. The MRC also conducted various programs under Manuscript Awareness Drive.

MoU has been renewed between Kavikulaguru Kalidas Sanskrit University, Ramtek and National Mission for Manuscripts, New Delhi on 28-09-2015.The National mission for Manuscripts, New Delhi has released Rs4.50 Lakhs as the Ist installment to the MRC Ramtek on 2015.

MoU has been renewed again between Kavikulaguru Kalidas Sanskrit University, Ramtek and National Mission for Manuscripts,New Delhi on January 2018, Its up to December 2020.

Objectives :

  • To preserve Ancient Indian Heritage
  • To Create Interest in Students about Various Scripts of Manuscripts
  • To Promote Research on Manuscripts

Distinguished Features:

  • Documentation of Manuscripts
  • Manuscripts Exhibition
  • Manuscript Awareness Programs
  • Series of Lectures
  • Distribution of Handbills about Mss Awareness
  • Visiting Temples & Old Institutions for Mss
  • Conducted Workshops on Scripts
Name & Designation Specialization Contact Information
Dr Prasad Gokhale
Assistant Professor
Dept. of Vedang Jyotisha 9665300979
Pgokhale80@gmail.com

Any Other Information

As per the guidelines of National Mission for Manuscripts, New Delhi Digitization of Manuscripts work in progress.


Contact Information –

Dr Prasad Gokhale - 9665300979

Co-ordinator,Manuscript Resource Centre, Ramtek