Ujjain: Two days National Research Symposium on ‘Simhastha tradition and Vikramaditya ’ being organised jointly under the aegis of Vikramaditya Research Centre and History Department of Vikarm Unviversity (VU) was inaugurated, here at Kalidas Academy, on Saturday.
Symposium was inaugurated by the chief guest and vice chancellor of VU SS Pandey while director of Premchand Srajanpeeth, Jeevan Singh Thakoor and MLA Mohan Yadav were the special guests on the occasion. SS Pandey in his address to present members said that Simhastha is being organised from year 1732 but still it needs to be established from research works.
Dr Thakur said that tradition of organising Simhastha and originator of Samvat Vikramaditya are intact with each other. MLA Yadav presided over the symposium and termed Vikramadiya as the guide light of democracy. Dr Ahirwar, Dr Rajpurohita and others also addressed the symposium on the first day of symposium.