Chandigarh 15th June:- Chandigarh Vigyan Parishad, Chandigarh Chapter of National Academy of Sciences, India and Department of Mathematics, Panjab University, Chandigarh organized a lecture on “Shadows of Science and Vigyan” by Prof. Satish Batnagar, University of Nevada, Los Vegas USA.
Professor Bhatnagar did his MA in Mathematics in 1961 from the Mathematics Department, Panjab University, Chandigarh. He emphasized that Science is based on experimentation and basically require similar results in identical situations. Moreover Vigyan is interpreted as Vishesh Gyan (Special Knowledge). He said that Science started with the Newton’s Principles of Mechanics where as Vedas are said to be the original source of Vigyan.
Prof. Gurmeet Kaur chaired the lecture. On behalf of organizers, Prof. I B S Passi presented a memento to the speaker. The lecture was attended by more than 70 teachers and students.