KHANIJA 2017On 10th March 2017 KLE University’s Shri B M Kankanawadi Ayurveda Mahavidyalaya, Department of Rasashastra and Bhaishajya Kalpana in collaboration with G.S.Science College, Department of Geology, organised 9th bridge course KHANIJA-17 on Geological Identification of Minerals and Ores to the 2015 batch, 2nd BAMS professionals.

Chief Guest Prof. A.K Mense principal GSS College inaugurated and addressed the function by expressed that knowledge of mineralogy and geology for Ayurvedic professionals is helpful in identification of genuine raw materials used to prepare quality medicines.CME and training programmes are to be organized oftenly in this regard.

President of the function Dr B. Sreenivas Prasad Principal, Shri BMK Ayurveda Mahavidyalaya talked about Therapeutic properties of Ayurvedic Medicines mainly depends on quality of the raw material.

Both the departmental HoD’s Dr. R.S Hiremath and Dr.P.T Hanumagound meticulously planned and directed the workshop through demonstration and hands-on training.

Resource persons, Mrs.Priyanka Shindhe, Mr Sagar Waghmore, Mr.Yogesh Kutre and Mr.Suraj Mens explained about Physical and chemical properties, petrological identification of minerals and ores. More than hundred P.G and U.G students took benefit of this Bridge course..

The programmers start with a prayer by Miss. Kavita and Group. Dr Veena B Kupati and Dr.Kshama Mutalik coordinated the programme. Dr Geeta Gadad briefed ‘Theme of the event.Dr R.V Kamat proposed a vote of thanks.

Vice Principal Dr P.G Jadar graced the function.