Book on Indian Knowledge Systems, co-authored by Dr. B Mahadevan, released
Described as “an idea whose time has come”, the book introduces concepts and applications of Indian Knowledge Systems to students of Science & Engineering in a way they can relate, appreciate and explore further
A book, titled “Introduction to Indian Knowledge Systems: Concepts and Applications”, co-authored by Professor B Mahadevan, has been released.
A Professor of Operations Management at IIM Bangalore, Dr Mahadevan’s research interests include researching the possibility of using ancient Indian wisdom to address contemporary concerns, spirituality in the work place, and management paradigms from Bhagavad Gita. In the traditional areas of management, his research interests include design of service systems in customer co-creation of value and order allocation issues in electronic markets. Professor Mahadevan was the Founder-Vice Chancellor of Chinmaya Vishwavidyapeeth, a University for applied Sanskrit and Indian Wisdom during 2016 – 2018.