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

Best of Saturn in 2011 : Public Star Party

Earth will pass between the Sun and Saturn this week. That's why April 2011 is the best month all year to see this glorious plane. Jyotirvidya arranged public star party to view Saturn. In this party we try to put up all about Saturn. Saturn is easy to see in 2011 as it is near to bright Spica in constellation Virgo. jyotirvidya arrenged telescopes to view Saturn. Lets come and observe the rings of Saturn and some of Saturn moons on Saturday April, 9 from out side of Pune. For more information Call Deepak 9595747217 or Aniruddha 9822612737