Pranavananda Vidyamandir and Gairik is an ideal educational institution run by Bharat Sevashram Sangha with the motto of developing the basic concept of humanity and service for mankind among the young generation.The institution encourages and practises continuously the philosophy of Indian thought and culture that flows from Vedic era thereby promoting the rich cultural heritage of India.

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(a) ADMISSION FORMS are available generally from middle of November to the middle of December. The complete Application Form with attested copies of documents and birth certificate should be submitted to the Receiving Counter of the Institute. An Admit Card is issued to the candidates. (b) However changes regarding admission related process will be declared in due course

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 Pranavananda Vidyamandir & Gairik

            Notice for Admission (2017-18)

      Admission Forms and Brochures will be available from > 

      Nursery - 09-09-16  to 05-10-16  And 17-10-16 to 05-11-16


       K G  -  09-09-16to 05-10-16 And to 17-10-16 to 05-11-16

                                             For std. l   to   Vlll

Apply in plain paper with  mark sheet  during the first week of january to Principal.


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PRANAVANANDA VIDYAMANDIR & GAIRIK is an English Medium School affiliated to the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination, New Delhi. 1976, June : The school was founded by Srimat Swami Sambuddhanandaji Maharaj with a handful of tiny tots and a few dedicated teachers. It was housed in Ambedkar Bhawan (a Community Hall) then at Ashok Avenue, A – Zone . Swami Sambuddhanandaji Maharaj was the secretary of Gaya Sevashram of the Bharat Sevashram Sangha then. He used to stay in a devotee’s house at 11/1 Akbar Road, later on at 21/24 Harsha Bardhan Road, Durgapur. He was a great organiser of Relief Work – Kumbha Mela, Rath Yatra (Car Festival) Mela at Puri, Pitripaksh Mela at Gaya and so on. Beside him, senior Sangha monks – Srimat Swami Joganandaji Maharaj, Srimat Swami Vikashananadaji Maharaj, (direct disciples of Acharya Swami Pranavanandaji Maharaj), Srimat Swami Jnanishwaranandaji Maharaj used to come to Durgapur in DPL area for preaching and collection for charitable and humanitarian activities of the Sangha and this led to the development of Pranavananda Vidyamandir. 1976 : Srimat Swami Advaitanandaji Maharaj, the then General Secretary of the Sangha laid the foundation stone of the Institution at Chaitanya Avenue, B – Zone, Durgapur. 1978, May : The school was shifted to Chaitanya Avenue, B-Zone Durgapur with an extended area of 10 acres with a beautiful garden and shady trees all around. Sri Subhas Chatterjee was its first headmaster.


    Welcome to the official website of Pranavananda Vidyamandir.The aim of the school is to give the pupils a training that will ensure sound character formation required to develop true moral values in order to promote intellectual, cultural and physical development of the students for becoming worthy citizens of our country. Discipline is not thrust upon the students but inculcated in the hearts of students. The Vidyamandir provides the necessary physical, emotional and aesthetic environment to help students achieve balance and equilibrium in life, both in relation to self and to the rest of the world.