CONTENTS:- 1. Introduction. 2. Vedic Education. 3. Education and Culture. 4. The Bhagvad Gita Education. 5. Post Vedic Education (100 B.C. - 200 B.C.) 6. Education and the Upanishads. 7. Brahmanical Educational. 8. Educational Wisdom in Buddhism. 9. Buddhist Educational system. 10. The Middle way and Buddhist Education. 11. Indian Ideals in Education. 12. The Ideal Teacher. 13. The Ideal School. 14. Important Ancient Seats of Learning. 15. Educational System and Literature.
The study of educational philosophy, its principles, its methods and its history of ancient India is immensely important for a better understanding of the present educational systems and can enable us to propound a vibrant future educational culture in India. Aim of this work is to make available to our readers some perspectives of the ancient Indian educational culture. This we hope will enable them to understand the complexities of various aspects of education in proper perspectives. The work will be of use not only to the students and teachers but also to the general readers, educationists and policy makers.