A brief on Neohumanist Education
Shrii Prabhat Rainjan Sarkar inspired the establishment of Ananda Marga Schools in 1963 out of which grew an international network of schools and the Neohumanist Education system. In 1990 he founded the Ananda Marga Gurukula University. Ananda Marga Gurukula also serves as the Board of Education for Neohumanist Schools and Institutes around the world. These Neohumanist Schools and projects, some of which are featured in Gurukula Network, are managed by the Education Relief and Welfare Section and Women’s Welfare Department of Ananda Marga.
NEOHUMANIST EDUCATION – Integrated Curriculum: Universal Love and Values, Academic, Practical and Personal Skills, Holistic Development, Astaunga Yoga, Ecological and Social Consciousness, Welfare, Knowledge of Self and World Applied for Universal Welfare, Joyful Learning through the Arts, Culturally Sensitive and Inclusive Approach, Integrated Curriculum, Exemplary Role of the Educators.
- Ananda Marga High School has been started in Khera Chattar, near Anandanagar and is currently extending the building complex to cater to increasing demand of local students. There is also residential boarding school facili-ties on the campus. About 450 students are enrolled in the school which is run as per CBSE guidelines besides imparting universal moral and spiritual teachings based on Neohumanism.
- The Gurukul Canteen Renovation work has started at Anandanagar under the care of Ac. Svarupananda Ava-dhuta. Thanks to our India donors for support for this project. Anandanagar (West Bengal) is located on the bor-der of Jharkhand and W.Bengal and the pristine environment is very attractive for educational activities.
- The extension building of Ananda Marga Gurukula Teachers Training College is nearing completion and will enable us to accommodate 200 students. GK TTC is one of the pioneering teachers training college that also pro-vides orientation to neohumanist education. We hope to upgrade the facilities and offer more post graduate courses. We hope to upgrade the facilities and offer more post graduate courses.