An Online Exhibition of Historical Artifacts

K.L.Kamat/Kamat's Potpourri
Education in Ancient India
The Reciting Brahman
Illustration from Sougandhika Parinaya, 19th Century

See also:
Two playful ladies bathing together, The Army of Super Creatures

History of EducationHistory of Education
Full text of Jyotsna Kamat's book documenting the tradition of education in Karnataka through the centuries; covers Buddhist, Jaina, Hindu, and Islamic educational systems.

Education in India Through the Ages
Education in India

Pictures
Jain Preceptor and StudentDancer and her TeacherEducated and Accomplished WomenListening to a Moral LessonA Guru and a DescipleGirl Learning to Write
The Scholar of GokarnWrestling SchoolEducation of Jain NunsTeacher and StudentsTeacher is teaching Sword TrickeryBuddhist Student Practices Handwriting
Education of the KingThree Storied Buddhist UniversityGirl Practicing the Veena InstrumentAncient University CampusBrahmin Reads ScripturesOriental Scholar  of Buddhist period
Three-storied Buddhist school in ElloraPunishment for Destroying Educational InstitutionsThe Design and Decorations of Palm-leaf textsEducation of the future kingA teacher examines the homework submitted by the princess. A 19th century painting from KarnatakaGirl Engaged in Self Study
A Girl Practicing the Veena  instrumentYou are hereA Jain Teacher and his ToolsA Muslim Father Taking Son to Makhtab (school)The Asri Mahal LibraryGirl Carrying a Slate
Education of Jain NunsA Writing Shilabalika
Kamat's Potpourri Timeless Theater Education in India

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