“Satya Shodhak Samaj” Literature Exhibition to be Held at University of Pune on 24th September – Punekar News
Pune, September 20, 2022: The 150th year of ‘Satya Shodhak Samaj’ founded by Mahatma Phule begins on September 24. On this occasion, the history department of Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU) organized a literature exhibition “Satya Shodhak Samaj”. on September 24, and this exhibition will start from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Mahatma Phule founded ‘Satyashodak Samaj’ on September 24, 1873. On this occasion, an exhibition was organized in the historical museum on the first floor of the main university building. This exhibition will be inaugurated by Vice-Chancellor Dr. Karbhari Kale.
In this exhibition, ‘Satyashodak Samaj’ books, newspapers and ‘Satyashodak Samaj’ boom brought British Library as well as various libraries such as Jaykar Library of SPPU, Wadia Library of Fergusson College, Shahu Kakadwadi Library , Deenmitrakar Mukundarao Patil Memorial Library, Kukane, as well as Khardekar Library, Shivaji University is included in this exhibition.
Dr. Kumbhojkar received a grant from the Indian Council of Historical Research to study this material collected as part of a research project. Alongside the exhibition, a heritage tour of the university’s main building will take place that day at 11:00 a.m.