Shimla: The Indian Institute of Advanced Study here is organizing a two-week spring school on Mahabharata from 14 April to 28 April, 2010. As many as 25 young scholars from all across the country would attend the spring school and listen to lectures by historians, literary critics and philosophers on the diverse aspects of Mahabharata.
Fifteen resource persons will touch upon different aspects in their lectures. The resource persons include Professor Govind Chandra Pande, Professor Arindam Chakrabarti, Dr. Radhavallabh Tripathi, Dr. N.P. Bhaduri, Professor Ganesh Devy, Dr. P.K. Sen, Professor Sibaji Bandhopadhyay, Professor Uma Chakravarti, and Professor Bodhisattava Kar.