Welcome to Jyotirvidya Parisanstha

Jyotirvidya Parisanstha (known as JVP to people of Pune) is an oldest association of amateur astronomers in India. On August 22, 1944 eminent citizens of pune formed JVP, primarily for the spread of knowledge of astronomy among the public also to make their own contribution as far as possible. It was the first association of its kind and remained so far for a few decades. Right from conception, JVP has been actively working on the propagation of astronomy in purely scientific temperament

'Affordable Small Radio Telescope'

Radio Astronomy is now possible with Affordable Small Radio Telescope. ASRT is developed by NCRA and it is very easy to build ASRT. Direct to Home satellite TV receiving system is used in ASRT. With ASRT it is possible to observe Sun. As solar maxima is in 2012 ASRT is really good tool to observe Sun. This system work on 11 MHz KU band and professional radio astronomers not us this frequency for observation. More information about ASRT visit NCRA-TIFR web site for more information. Dr. B.C.Joshi(NCRA) was in JVP on Sunday 16 for Public Lecture.

Google Group : Jyotirvidya Astronomy Awareness
Facebook Group : JVP Pune
For more information Call Deepak 9595747217 or Aniruddha 9822612737