With the object of popularising Sanskrit among the younger generation, the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan has been conducting Saral Sanskrit Examinations since 1956, twice a year (in February and September). These examinations are conducted for five graded courses -- Balabodha, Prarambha, Pravesha, Parichaya and Kovida. These examinations are conducted at more than 200 examination centres in India and abroad. So far 21, 85, 538 students have taken advantage of these examinations (till 2021).
The details of the five Saral Sanskrit Examinations are as under:-
The following text-books are published by Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, for its Saral Sanskrit Examinations. The complete sets of these 11 text-books are available in Hindi, as well as English languages.
Those who are interested in obtaining these text-books, may send their letters/emails [with their full postal address (with PIN code), mobile nos. etc.] to :-
Book Sales Division,
Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan,
505, Sane Guruji Marg,
Gora Gandhi Compound,
Tardeo, Mumbai-400 034, Maharastra.
E-mail: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Office Timings: From 10.30 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. (Monday to Saturday) (except on Sundays, 2nd & 4th Saturdays, and Public holidays)
The permission for opening a new centre for conducting Bhavan’s Saral Sanskrit Examinations is given to schools, educational institutes, and Sanskrit scholars who have the facility of teaching the courses for these examinations. Those who are interested in opening a new examination centre, may send their letter/email [with full postal address (with PIN code), mobile nos., etc.] [for obtaining the application-form for opening the new examination centre, and all other details (like examination fees, etc.)] to :
Saral Sanskrit Exams. Dept.
Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, 4th floor,
Kulapati Munshi Marg, Chowpatty,
Mumbai-400 007, Maharashtra.
Tel. 022-23634462/3/4, Extn. No. 230,
Office Timings: From 10.30 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. (Monday to Saturday) (except on Sundays, 2nd & 4th Saturdays and Public holidays)
Last updated on:04, October, 2022