Reg No. Public Trust No. Kolhapur/E42/Date 05-06-1953
Shri Mouni Vidyapeeth was established in the year 1951 with following Motto, "Rural reconstruction through education and education through rural reconstruction."
Right from its inception education has been the soul of Shri Mouni Vidyapeeth and will remain forever. Total social upliftment of rural masses is a hurricane task, but it is still the ultimate goal of Shri Mouni Vidyapeeth. Shri Mouni Maharaj is the guru of great Maratha warrior Shri Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj and Shri Mouni Vidyapeeth is rightly named in memory of this great saint. Knowledge, service, devotion and simpleness are few his main teaching themes and these are nutured by Shri Mouni Vidyapeeth in a very effective manner.
In the last two decades there have been many changes in the educational field reconstruction of education and reconstruction of educational techniques have been the main objectives of these changes Shri Mouni Vidyapeeth is all along its development has contributed substantially towards these changes. Shri Mouni Vidyapeeth is not just located in rural area, but is also working hard for surrounding area. The shortage of funds, insufficient infrastructure, and remoteness of its location in comparison to other institutes never stood between Shri Mouni Vidyapeeth and development of its surrounding society.
At present under the umbrella of Shri Mouni Vidyapeeth there are 19 different educational institutes, 10 boy's & girl's hostels, one grand playground, gymnasium, over 40 staff quarters, guest house, an auditorium wit11 reading halls etc. Are spread over more than 65 acres of land cushioned in between hills on both sides while river vedganga on other two sides. A fully residential naturally picturesque campus breath education round the clock and is well renounced all over India.
With Best Wishes,
Hon. Shri. Satej alias Bunty D. Patil
Shri Mouni Vidyapeeth