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Centenary Year of Banaras Hindu University Rs.10 UNC Single Coin Set
Centenary Year of Banaras Hindu University Rs.10 UNC Single Coin Set

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CENTENARY YEAR OF BANARAS HINDU UNIVERSITY (1916-2016) Banaras Hindu University is an internationally reputed center of learning, situated in the holy city of Varanasi. It was founded by a great nationalist leader, Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya, in 1916 with the cooperation of great personalities like Dr. Annie Besant. It is a central university established under the Parliamentary legislation - B.H.U. Act 1915. It played a stellar role in the independence movement and has developed into the greatest center of learning in India which produced many great freedom fighters and builders of modern India and has immensely contributed to the progress of the nation through a large number of renowned scholars, artists, scientists and technologists who have graced its portals. The University's main campus is spread over 1,300 acres. It was built on the land donated by Prabhu Narayan Singh, the hereditary ruler of Banaras. Bharat Kala Bhavan, the reputed museum of the university, is a treasure trove of rare collections. The university has taken a leadership role in promoting new ideas, the spirit of integration of the world, and the cultivation of intellect and culture. It is small virtual universe in microcosm. The Government of India released the Commemorative Coin to mark the occasion of 100 years of establishment.

Centenary Year of Banaras Hindu University Rs.10 UNC Single Coin Set