History created in BHU, Dr. Amaldhari Singh got D. Litt at the age of 84

Pankaj Prasad
BHU Dr Amaldhari Singh
BHU Dr Amaldhari Singh

Head of Department of BHU Sanskrit Prof. Umesh Singh, who has been a former disciple of Dr. Amaldhari Singh.

Becoming a teacher in BHU, the garden of Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya, gave the title of Dakshina to his own guru. Dr. Amaldhari Singh, his 84-year-old guru-like student in BHU, has been awarded the title of D. Litt under his former disciple. By becoming the first D. Lit holder at this age, Dr. Amaldhari Singh has also sent an application to set a record in the Guinness Book of World.

applied for record

Head of Department of BHU Sanskrit Prof. Umesh Singh, who has been a former disciple of Dr. Amaldhari Singh. He bestowed this title on him with honor in the Annie Besant Auditorium of the Art Department. Dr. Amal Dhari Singh has also received the Best Trainer Award from the first PM of independent India, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, on January 13, 1963, during the China War. On Thursday, 84-year-old student Dr. Amal Dhari Singh was awarded the D. Litt degree under his former disciple at BHU. This subject is rarely seen and heard that the Guru should be given an honorary title by his disciple. But this is a matter of reality. Head of Department of Sanskrit Prof. Umesh Singh who gave D. Litt title to his mentor Dr. Amaldhari Singh. Dr. Amaldhari Singh, who did this, has become the oldest student in the world. After getting the degree, Professor Vijay Pratap Singh, Dean of the Faculty of Arts said that there is no such university in the world yet. Where someone has taken this title at the age of 84. Soon the application for the Guinness Book of Records will be given.

There is no one like this in the world...

Your student Prof. Dr. Amaldhari Singh was looking very happy after Umesh Singh got the degree of D. Lit. Getting this title at the age of 84 is a matter of pride in itself. Dr. Amaldhari Singh has become the oldest student in the world to do so. Earlier in 2015, 82-year-old Vellayani Arjunan of Kerala was given the degree of D. Lit by Aligarh Muslim University. Earlier this record was in the name of Aligarh University. D. After getting the degree of LEET, Professor Vijay Pratap Singh, Dean of the Faculty of Arts said that there is no such university in the world where anyone has taken this degree at the age of 84.

This is how his disciple got a job

Amaldhari Singh had registered in the Sanskrit department on February 18, 2021, at the age of 83, to do D. leet. Plagiarism was zero in his thesis deposited in Rigveda. This means that his thesis was completely original. Nothing was copy-pasted from anywhere. Umesh Singh was once a disciple of Amaldhari, a second time competitor and now finally a Guru. After completing his job as a Training Officer from the Army, Dr. Alamdhari Singh once competed with Dr. Umesh Singh in an interview for a teaching position. Dr. Amaldhari Singh was selected in this. In this, the name of Dr. Umesh Singh came in the waiting list. Seeing this, Amaldhari Singh immediately withdrew his name and his disciple Dr. Umesh got the job.

Best Trainer Award at the hands of Prime Minister Nehru

After leaving student life, Dr. Amaldhari had joined the army. Started teaching work in retirement school. Here Umesh Singh was his student. Vijay Bahadur Singh told that today's day has been recorded in the history for the university. The program was conducted by Deputy Librarian Dr. Sanjeev Saraf, vote of thanks by Professor Ashok Singh. Professors and Heads of Departments of the entire Faculty of Arts were present. Amaldhari Singh's first book, Yoga Sutras, was published in 1969. After this Samkhya Darshan, Kalidas, English, Hindi and Sanskrit were published. Dr. Amaldhari Singh was born on July 22, 1938 in Kohari village, Kerakat, Jaunpur. Graduated from Prayagraj. After this, MA from BHU in 1962 and PhD in 1966. From here, he completed his journey from NCC Warrant Officer and Training Officer to Army. After the China War, he was handed over to him on January 13.