Swadeshi Science Congress (SSC)

Swadeshi Science Congress is a unique and an annual event, where researchers, academicians, traditional practitioners, public and students share a common platform to present their research findings either in English or Malayalam, exchange their ideas and aspirations. SSM-K has been organizing Swadeshi Science Congress since its inception in 1991 and 24 th SSC is scheduled to conduct during 6-8 November 2014 at Thunchath Ezhuthachan Malayalam University at

Sastra Prathibha Matsaram (SPM)

The Sastra Prathibha Matsaram (Science talent Search examination) is a three tier talent search examination conceived and conducted by SSM-K. The science talent hunt examination conducted every year among school students to generate affinity towards pure science, is the biggest student activity in Kerala with the objective of inculcating Swadeshi spirit in the young minds and identify a group of students to become the future eminent scientists of our country. Every year 12 students were selected as the final level winners-Sastra Pratibhas in state level and in turn they attended National level Science camp. This year 6 students from Kerala selected as National level winners.

Swasraya Bharat (SB)

Swasrya Bharath (SB)-the national self reliance in science and technology exhibition, is a flagship programme of SSM , organized every year since 2006 to popularize the nation’s achievements in the field of science and technology, so that the youth of the state get inspired to take up a career in pure science. It is an exposition of innovations and technology developments in energy, defence, space, agriculture, environment, natural resources management, healthcare systems, rural technologies, cottage industry, information and communication technologies etc. The SSM-K is providing a common venue for all our R&D Organizations to showcase their achievements and interact with the students, researchers, industrialists and public at large.

Insight in Science

The prime objective of these Workshops is to familiarize students with the frontier areas in Science and Technology like Nanotechnolgy, Biotechnology, Photonics, Bioinformatics, IT, GIS and remote sensing. This provides Face to Face interactions with eminent Scientists and academicians, visit to R&D organizations, which will surely motivSate and help to explore the best scientists in them.

Ashtanga Hridaya Sathram and Sastra Madhanam

Recitation and practice of the famous text Ayurveda Ashtanga Hridayam by the Ayurveda Acharya Vagbhata is biannually organized by Vagbhata Sarani as a one week workshop in the name of Ashtanga Hridaya Sathram. With the total chanting of Ashtangahridayam there are discourses on select chapters. The objective of the Sathram was to refresh and empower the young doctors in theory and practice. Ayurveda students, doctors and practitioners actively participated in the Sathram. This residential, seven day programme is truly one of its kind.

Sastra Madhanam is a unique academic venture for the development of our traditional line of treatment as mentioned in our ancient scriptures for the better care in a holistic way. During the three days programme discussions and keynote speeches will be held on a focal theme of Ayurveda. There was also session named Acharyavedi- Honoring the profound Acharyas in the field of Ayurveda. The Sasthra Madhanam also honouring young doctors for best paper presentation award with ‘Vagbhata Puraskaram’.