Nava Nalanda Mahavihara is an University setup in 1951 to study and research of Buddhism and Pali Literature. It was founded by Bhikshu Jagdish Kashyap to revive the lost glory and the heritage of ancient Nalanda Mahavihara. Since it remains dedicated to develop a centre of higher studies in Pali and Buddhism along the lines of ancient Nalanda Mahavihara.
The academic activities of the Mahavihara include teaching and research, seminars and conferences, special convocations, publications and the maintenance and on-going development of a library.
How to Reach ?
The Mahavihara is 3 kms from the Nalanda Railway Station and Nalanda is well connected with all major rail lines. Nearest airports are Patna and Gaya (80 km). The district headquarters of Nalanda are located at Biharsharif which is well connected to Patna and Gaya via Bus, Taxis, Autos etc.