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Ministry of Culture established institute "CIHCS" to promote Buddhist studies, art, and Culture


Ministry of Culture established institute "CIHCS" to promote Buddhist studies, art, and Culture

 

Ministry of Culture has established one institute namely “Central  Institute of Himalayan Culture Studies” (CIHCS), Dahung, Arunachal Pradesh.

Aim:

To provide education in Buddhist philosophies, culture and Art and to promote research in different aspects of Buddhism, preserve ancient Buddhist manuscripts, digitize ancient Buddhist text preserved in the languages of Pali, Sanskrit, Tibetan, Chinese, Japanese and other Asian languages through the system of a modern university.

Taken over the following three Institutions, which have been granted Deemed University Status by UGC :

1. Nava Nalanda Mahavihara, Nalanda (NNM), Bihar
2. Central Institute of Higher Tibetan Studies (CIHTS), Sarnath, Varanasi
3. Central Institute of Buddhist Studies (CIBS), Leh, UT of Ladakh




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