Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan is an Indian educational trust. It was founded by Kulapati Dr. K. M. Munshi on November 7, 1938 with the support of Mahatma Gandhi. The founding members of the Bhavan included Dr. Rajendra Prasad, Shri C Rajagopalachari, Pandit Jawarharlal Nehru, Sardar Vallabhai Patel, several distinguished scholars, Statesmen and leaders of Modern Indian Renaissance.
Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan is the only comprehensive organization of its kind in the world. The Bhavan believes that there are elements in all cultures which transcends all barriers and knits people together. It’s ideal is:
“VASUDAIVA KUTUMBAKAM” – The World is One Family.
Bhavan’s Motto is AA NO BHADRAAH KRATAVO YANTU VISHWATAH:
“LET NOBLE THOUGHTS COME TO US FROM EVERY SIDE”
From small beginning, Bhavans has grown into an internationally reputed intellectual, cultural and educational movement. The trust’s programmes, through its 119 centres in India, 7 centres abroad and 367 constituent institutions.
Bhavan tries to promote education, literature, culture, science, human values andinter- faith harmony for all around human development. Bhavan’s Sri Ramkrishna Vidyalaya, a pioneer institution in the twin cities was founded by Brig (Retd.) M.K.Rao. With grants from the Government of Andhra Pradesh, the Navy, the Army, a few generous donors and twenty-five acres of land donated by state Government.
BHAVAN’S SRI RAMAKRISHNA VIDYALAYA is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi, the school has a provision to teach classes from LKG to class XII. It has adopted the syllabus and textbooks prescribed by CBSE, and NCERT.
In keeping with the spirit of the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, the school believes in a holistic approach to learning, giving equal importance to academics, sports and other creative pursuits. In the forty eight years of its existence the school has strived and is still doing its best to promote overall excellence in all the students coming into its portals. Those passing out have emerged into the world as responsible, useful and socially desirable individuals striving for success in their chosen fields. The school is fully prepared to meet all the challenges of the dynamics future while helping its pupils to blossom into well rounded individuals in tandem with the times.
Bhavan’s Sainikpuri is housed in a huge and clean campus full of greenery, with spacious classrooms and big playgrounds, something rare to find in these times. Though well located, the campus is still far from the maddening crowd and the pupils are groomed in salubrious environs that are so conducive to promoting a healthy mind in a healthy body.