Get list of SKRAU Recruitment 2016-2017 along with other details such as no. of vacancies, types of post, eligibility criteria to apply for SKRAU Jobs 2016-2017. SKRAU is an agricultural university situated in Bikaner in the Indian state Rajasthan. Swami Keshwanand Rajasthan Agricultural University, formerly a part of the Mohanlal Sukhadia University, Udaipur and became a distinct entity on 1st August 1987. The University contains of 6 colleges and teaching is split between 2 campuses, one 45 kilometers from Jaipur in Jobner and the other in Bikaner.
His actual name was Birama. The famine of 1899 forced the 16-year-old Birama to leave the desert region and move to Punjab in hunt of livelihood. Driven by an inexpressible spiritual pursuit, he became a sanyasi in the year 1904 and was inducted into the Udasin sec. He began his education at the Sadhu Ashram Fazilka. He erudite the Sanskrit and Hindi languages and the Gurmukhi and Devanagari scripts at the Ashram. At the Kumbha Mela conducted at Prayag in the year 1905, Mahatma Hiranandji Avadhut discussed on Birama the new name “Swami Keshwanand”.
Swami Keshwanand lived an accomplished life of myriad facets such as educator, freedom fighter, social reformer and Hindi propagator. Swami Keshwanand felt that the knowledge of the Hindi language is a must to keep the country united and to instruct the public about nationality. He started the programme of spreading Hindi through ‘Hindi Forum’ that he established in the year 1920 at Abohar in of Punjab.