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Bhandarkar Oriental Research Institute

One of the premier research institutes in Pune, Bhandarkar Oriental Research Institute was established in 1917 to commemorate Shri Ramakarishna Gopal Bhandarkar, a pioneer in scientific orientology. The institute has a Mahabharata research unit, department for manuscripts, publication department and post-graduate teaching and research department. The institute has published critical editions of the Mahabharata and the Harivamsa. Bhandarkar Oriental Research Institute has a museum which houses a collection of nearly 20,000 manuscripts.

Pune Lohegaon Airport and Pune Junction Railway Station serve the area.

Updated on 20th October, 2005
District: Pune
Location: Bhandarkar Road


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