Shri Timli Vidyapeeth formerly known as Shri Timli Sanskrit Pathshala (श्री तिमली संस्कृत पाठशाला) was established in 1882. It is the first Sanskrit School in Garhwal Himalaya that was recognized and funded by United Provinces from 1911 to 1919 and offered high school completion programs in Sanskrit (KarmakandaTantra and Vedic Philosophy) to hundreds of students. In 1952 Shri Timli Sanskrit Pathshala introduced English as a Second Language Program to meet the needs of the students.

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Shri Timli Sanskrit Pathshala (Now Timli Vidyapeeth) was founded by Shri Badri Datt Dabral and Shri Damodar Prashad Dabral in association with Rao Bahadur Kulanand Barthwal, Bhim Singh Bisht and Madho Singh Thokdar in 1882.

1882-1919: Shri Timli Vidyapeeth was the first recognized and government aided Sanskrit School of United Province in Garhwal, Himalayas (Current Uttarakhand).


Shri Timli Vidyapeeth produced hundreds of Vedic scholars between 1920 and 1949. Shankaracharya of Joshimath Peeth, Pt. Vaani Vilash, Pt. Shri Vilash are a few to name. Aachrya Sadanand (1877-1950) and Acharya Lalita Prashad was the main pillar of the Vidyapeeth.

Pundit Sadanand Dabral (1877-1950) wrote a very interesting epic in Sanskrit about the birth of Nar and Narayan of Badrikashram. There is historical detail of Nar Narayan visiting Badrikashram, Krishna, Arjun etc. There are 9 episodes in the epic and 393 poems in the Nar Narayaniy Sanskrit epic. Pundit Sadanand Dabral was also one of the founding member of Raghunath Kirti Adarsh Sanskrit Mahavidyalaya, Devpryag, Uttarakhand.

Pundit Lalita Prashad Dabral (1890-1965) was very well known for his knowledge in tantric mysticism. Viveran Pramey Sangrah, Shri Shaktaadwet Chandrika and Matrka Chakra Vivek (in 1934) are a few masterpiece of his traditional tantric mysticism work. His research work on Shri Yantra was published by Gita Press, Gorakhpur. Pundit Lalita Prashad ji was a Acharya, Goenka Scholar & Vyakaranacharya at Government Sanskrit College Benaras (present Varanasi). Pundit Lalita Prashad Dabral was most favored scholar of Mahamahopadhyay Pundit Gopi Nath Kaviraj. More information can be found at Acharya Lalita Prashad.jpg

Shri Timli Vidyapeeth is the modern form of Shri Timli Sanskrit Paathshala and offers modern science & technology along with vedic education to its students. Shri Timli Vidyapeeth Vedic Education and Research Centre is state of the art education and research centre in Garhwal Himalayas.

"Sanskrit is rich in philosophical concepts and so introduces the pupils to a wealth
of human thought that would otherwise remain unknown."
-       St. James School, London

From January 2014, Shri Timli Vidyapeeth introduced Information Technology and modern science to its curriculum and launched a twelve month's integrated program in Sanskrit and Information Communication Technology.




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