Welcome Message

Welcome to the Third International Ramayana Conference jointly organised by Gujarat Vidyapith, Ahmedabad on 21-22 December 2019 at Ahmedabad.

Shri Ram Charit Bhavan has been established for the sole purpose of learning about Prabhu Shri Ram and spreading His message to the mankind. It is a virtual organization with a vision of becoming the home for seekers of Prabhu Shri Ram.

Gujarat Vidyapith, Ahmedabad was founded by Mahatma Gandhi on 18th October, 1920. Gujarat Vidyapith is a deemed university since 1963. Gujarat Vidyapith is funded by the U. G. C. (University Grants Commission) for higher education programs. It was started as Rashtriya Vidyapith (National Institute of University Education) and was the wake of the Non-cooperative Movement. Mahatma Gandhi remained its life-long Kulpati (Chancellor). The Institute imparts higher education with an integrated system of education teaching from the Nursery to the Doctorate level. The main objective is to prepare workers of character, ability, culture and dedication for the conduct of movements connected with the regeneration of country in accordance with the ideals given by Mahatma Gandhi.

Ahmedabad is the largest city and former capital of the Indian state of Gujarat. It is the administrative headquarters of the Ahmadabad district and the seat of the Gujarat High Court. Ahmedabad's population of 8.412 Million (as per 2019 population census) makes it the fifth-most populous city in India,and the encompassing urban agglomeration population estimated at 6,357,693 is the seventh-most populous in India. Ahmadabad is located on the banks of the Sabarmati River, 30 km (19 mi) from the state capital Gandhinagar, which is its twin city.

Ahmedabad is home to the Sabarmati Ashram or Gandhi Ashram, one of the many residences of Mahatma Gandhi.