It is a moment of joy to put before the learned readers the present book entitled Contribution ofNalanda to World Culture. The book contains thirty three articles of erudite scholars who participated in the National seminar which was organised by Nava Nalanda Mahavihara, Nalanda in collaboration with Institute for Socialist Education, New Delhi. The seminar was held at the premises of Institute for Socialist Education, New Delhi. The inaugural function of the seminar took place on January 9, 2005 at Vitthalabhai Patel House, New Delhi. The Present book contains eighteen articles in English and fifteen articles in Hindi. The papers contain articles highlighting the cultural, religious, philosophical, literary, archaeological contribution of Ancient Nalanda University to the world.