Today is Sanskrit Divas. The day is observed every year on Shravan Purnima. Special functions are being organised in different parts of the country to mark the day.
In the national capital, special programmes and different competitions on Sanskrit are being organised at Lal Bahadur Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeeth.
A week-long Sanskrit Mahotsav is going on at the institute which was inaugurated by NITI Aayog Member Bibek Debroy and National Organising Secretary of Samskrita Bharati Dinesh Kamat.