K J Somaiya Bharatiya Sanskriti Peetham
Frequently Asked Questions
  • Where is the institute located?

    Third floor, Somaiya Institute of Management and Research (SIMSR) Building,Somaiya Campus, Vidyavihar (East), Mumbai 400077

  • What are the prominent activities of K. J. Somaiya Bharatiya Sanskriti Peetham?

    Various courses related to Sanskrit, Yogashastra, Religion and Philosophy, Interreligious Dialogue Activities on National and International level, Publications of books related to various topics.

  • Which is the affiliating University of K. J. Somaiya Bharatiya Sanskriti Peetham?

    The institute is affiliated recognized by two Universities, namely,  Kavi Kulaguru Kalidas Sanskrit University, a Statutory University recognized by University Grants Commission (UGC) and University of Mumbai.

  • Why one should study the subjects taught in the institute?

    Sanskrit being one of the most ancient languages of the world and at the same time being  a computer-friendly language due to the systematic structure of grammar it contains attracts students.
    Yogashastra is the ancient key to health, hygiene and spirituality and has highly appreciated even by Westerners due to its practicability. The institute gives the elaborate knowledge of theory of Yoga along with ample practice of Yogic Asanas,  Pranayamas and Kriyas.
    Religion has been a crucial issue for human beings all over the globe. The crises arising due to multiplicity of religions may be controlled through acquiring proper knowledge of one's own religion as well as that of others.
    Philosophy is an integral part of religion. Learning philosophy develops an insight to see beyond the mundane world. It teaches man to go beyond bread and butter.  

  • What is the future career path of these studies?

    One can get involved in teaching or research activities. Sanskrit is the part of syllabus in many S.S.C, I.C.S.E and C.B.S.E. schools.
    Yoga practitioners are required to a large extent in many schools, educational or other private institutes.
    Religion and Philosophy is the field in which research has sky as its limit.
    The institute provides an opportunity to pursue doctorate degree (Ph.D.) in Sanskrit, Philosophy and History.