BHOPAL: Maharshi Patanjali Sanskrit Sansthan will organise a state-level Sanskrit convention, Hindu New Year festival and workshop at Rabindra Bhawan on Gudi Padwa (March 29). Besides Sanskrit scholars from different parts of the state and the country, the principals, directors and teachers of all government and private Sanskrit schools and colleges of the state will participate in the meet.

The objective of the meet is to promote Sanskrit language and its literature. Sanskrit plays will be staged and speakers will present their views on how to build co-ordination between Sanskrit teaching institutions with a view to improving the curricula and making it job-oriented. A committee has been formed for organising the event. It is headed by PR Tiwari, director, Sanskrit Sansthan.