The Congress appointed a Committee to recommend a design but this Committee never met. ... Let us now go back to the year 1898, when Mrs. Annie Besant established the Central Hindu College at the holy city aquot;of Banaras. ... The institution was opened on the 7th July, 1898, with Vedic rites and hom, in a small hired house in the interior of the city of Banaras with the aid of a few generous sympathisers.
|Title||:||History of the Banaras Hindu University|
|Author||:||Shivanandan Lal Dar, S. Somaskandan, Banaras Hindu University|