ISKCON & Shriram Institute for Industrial Research (SIIR) exploring joint projects to support Indian Traditional Knowledge, Rural Development and Environment Protection
International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) delegation led by Karuna Chandra Das and Vishnu Swarup Das from the North visited Shriram Institute for Industrial Research (SIIR). Delegation had interactions with various experts and team leaders, visited various scientific facilities & state-of–the-art laboratories in the field of Food and Pharma, Ayurveda, personal care, environment, waste management, toxicology, etc.
The SIIR team was led by Dr. Mukul Das, Director and Mr. Vijay Sardana, Advocate, Supreme Court of India and Techno-legal Advisor for the institute and supported by all departmental heads.
Shriram Institute for Industrial Research and ISKCON will explore joint areas for the development of innovative technologies in the area of Food & Nutrition, Cow products including cow dung and urine, milk products, Water management, low cost construction materials, and novel paints & coating for use in the new projects and renovation of existing structures in temples, environment education and environment protection.
It can be foreseen that this collaboration between SIIR & ISKCON will strengthen the promotion of traditional Indian knowledge which will be validated by latest technologies using world class equipment and laboratory infrastructure. It will be a true amalgamation of spirituality with modern technologies to establish an Indian knowledge base in the global market for the benefit of mankind and environment.