Reviving the Indian way of Education

‘Education’ is termed as ‘Vidya’ in the Indian context. The term ‘Vidya’ carries a deeper connotation and a vaster purview. ‘Vid’ is the root from which, by adding ‘ya’ the term ‘Vidya’ is derived. ‘Ya’ means ‘what’ and ‘Vid’ means ‘Light’. So, ‘that which gives Light’, is Vidya. Vidya illumines the intellect, clarifies the mind and broadens the heart.

The modus of Indian education is rooted firmly on the knowledge of Truth. The unique awareness of the sovereign secret underlying the captivating Beauty of the Cosmos is the sole purpose of education. Knowledge of this supreme principle is known as Vidya.

Sri Sathya Sai University for Human Excellence has been established to affirm this goal of education and it pulls out all the stops so as to make each and every member of the University, achieve their authentic deific status.

‘Education’ is termed as ‘Vidya’ in the Indian context. The term ‘Vidya’ carries a deeper connotation and a vaster purview. ‘Vid’ is the root from which, by adding ‘ya’ the term ‘Vidya’ is derived. ‘Ya’ means ‘what’ and ‘Vid’ means ‘Light’. So, ‘that which gives Light’, is Vidya. Vidya illumines the intellect, clarifies the mind and broadens the heart.

The modus of Indian education is rooted firmly on the knowledge of Truth. The unique awareness of the sovereign secret underlying the captivating Beauty of the Cosmos is the sole purpose of education. Knowledge of this supreme principle is known as Vidya.

Sri Sathya Sai University for Human Excellence has been established to affirm this goal of education and it pulls out all the stops so as to make each and every member of the University, achieve their authentic deific status.