Shri Tridandi Srimannarayana Ramanuja Chinna Jeeyar Swamiji briefs PM about 1000th birth anniversary of Ramanuja Charya Swami in 2017
216 foot metal statue of Ramanuja Charya Swami to be installed in Hyderabad on the occasion
Shri Tridandi Srimannarayana Ramanuja Chinna Jeeyar Swamiji called on Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, today.
Swamiji briefed the Prime Minister about the proposed programme to celebrate the 1000th birth anniversary of Ramanuja Charya Swami in the year 2017, and installation of 216 foot metal statue of Ramanuja Charya Swami in Hyderabad on the occasion.
Ramanuja Charya Swami was a great spiritual icon born in 1017 AD.
Prime Minister inteacts with scientists at IISER, Pune
December 07, 2019
Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi today interacted with scientists from Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) in Pune, Maharashtra .
IISER scientists made presentations to the Prime Minister on varied topics ranging from New Materials and devices for Clean Energy application to Agricultural Biotechnology to Natural Resource mapping. The presentations also showcased cutting edge technologies in the field of Molecular Biology, Antimicrobial resistance, Climate studies and Mathematical Finance research.
Prime Minister appreciated the scientists for their informative presentations. He urged them to develop low cost technologies that would cater to India's specific requirements and help in fast-tracking India's growth.
Earlier, Prime Minister visited the IISER, Pune campus and interacted with the students and researchers. He also visited the state of the art super computer PARAM BRAHMA, deployed by C-DAC in IISER, which has a peak computing power of 797 Teraflops.
The Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISERs) are a group of premier science education and research institutes in India.
Prime Minister is on a two day visit to attend the DGP's Conference in Pune.