The Marathi Encyclopedia (or Marathi Vishwakosh ) ( Marathi : ‘मराव शिव्ोशकोश’) is an online encyclopedia in Marathi language , funded by the Government of Maharashtra , India . [1] [2]

The project to create the encyclopedia project started as a print and Was Inaugurated in 1960, and Lakshman Shastri Joshi Was named the first president of the project. The first volumes were published in 1976, and eventually 18 volumes were published by 2010. [3] [4] The encyclopedia began publishing the existing volumes on the internet on October 25, 2011, as announced by the Chief Minister of Maharashtra in Mumbai . [5]Currently nineteen volumes of the encyclopedia are available online on the Internet.

Editors-in-Chief of Marathi Vishwakosh

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Sr No. Editor Tenure
1. Tarkateertha Lakshman Shastri Joshi 19 Nov. 1960 – 27 May 1994
2. Teacher. MP Rege 4 June 1994 – 28 Dec. 2000
3. shri. RG Jadhav 16 Jan. 2001 – 10 Feb. 2003
4. Dr. Shrikant Jichakar 21 July 2003 – 2 June 2004
5. Dr. Vijaya Wad 9 Dec. 2005 – 8 Dec. 2008
& 9 June 2009 – 30 June 2015
6. shri. Dilip karambelkar From Aug.2015

See also

  • Maharashtra portal
  • Marathi Language

References

  1. Jump up^ (2 December 2011). 2nd volume of Marathi encyclopedia released, The Times of India
  2. Jump up^ Gole, Swati Shinde (16 November 2011). Marathi encyclopaedia goes online, The Times of India
  3. Jump up^ Kolhatkar, MRVishwakosh or Marathi Encyclopedia: An Innovative Project of the New State of Maharashtra, inInnovations in Public Administration(SS Gadkari & MR Kolhatkar, eds.) (2000)
  4. Jump up^ Gokhale, Madhav (14 September 2003). The Great Marathi, The Indian Express (2003)
  5. Jump up^ (1 November 2011). Marathi Vishwakosh, Center for Development of Advanced Computing (Government press release about online release of first volume)
  6. Jump up^ [1] [ dead link ]

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