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?Good literature works as tonic for the mind?

?IGNORANCE ABOUT useful and educative literature is giving rise to evils in the society. Good literature works as tonic for the mind.? These views were expressed by Scindia Prachya Vidya Shodh Pratishthan (Ujjain) director Dr Bal Krishna Sharma at a programme on ?Rasnispatti? organised by the Sanskrit department of Government Arts and Commerce College here on Saturday.

india Updated: Feb 06, 2006 16:31 IST

“IGNORANCE ABOUT useful and educative literature is giving rise to evils in the society. Good literature works as tonic for the mind.” These views were expressed by Scindia Prachya Vidya Shodh Pratishthan (Ujjain) director Dr Bal Krishna Sharma at a programme on ‘Rasnispatti’ organised by the Sanskrit department of Government Arts and Commerce College here on Saturday.

Sharma explained the basic structure of poems and various moods expressed through them. College Janbhagidari cell president Babu Singh Raghuvanshi was chief guest at the programme. College principal Dr R K Khare stated that mood and tone are the soul of literature. Deepika Shukla presented Saraswati Vandana on the occasion.

Representative of MP Santosh Vyas, Praveen Pawar, Kamlesh Paliwal, Dr Madhuri Shukla, Prof Kanta Patel, Prof Sangeeta Mehta and Prof Nirmala Mishra welcomed the guests. Dr Archana Joshi conducted the programme and Dr Sangeeta Mehta proposed the vote of thanks.

First Published: Feb 06, 2006 16:31 IST