Smt. Ratan Shastri

  • 1990
  • Jamnalal Bajaj Award for Development and Welfare of Women And Children

Born in a middle class family of a school teacher. Founded, along with husband, 'Jeevan Kutir' for rural reconstruction and training workers for similar work. Founded Banasthali Vidyapeeth - a unique centre for learning for girls from Nursery to the Post Graduate stage on the principles of progressive learning. Developed its programme of Panchmukhi Shiksha consisting of Physical, Practical, Aesthetic,and a rane of co-curricular activities. Banasthali Vidyapeeth has a status of a Deemed University.

Banasthali Vidyapith,
P.O. Banasthali Vidyapith,
(Rajasthan) - 304 022.
Tel: 01438 - 228341
Fax: 228365
Email: dshastri@banasthali.ac.in