Source: The Economic Times
NEW DELHI: The Centre is exploring plans to set up a Vedic Board for schools, apart from CBSE. It may also look into options to mainstream Vedic education in the school curriculum. The move comes months after proposing to offer technical education in regional languages.
The education ministry has already permitted Baba Ramdev run Patanjali group to establish a Bhartiya Shiksha Board (BSB) on ‘Indian knowledge systems’. The new plan, however, is to set up a Vedic board, a proposal which is believed to have the support of the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh. Rounds of