Directorate of Archaeology, Archives and Museums

Government of Madhya Pradesh

Training and Seminars


The officers and officials of the Directorate of Archaeology Archives and Museums in Madhya Pradesh are given training in various subjects. In order to make them aware about the activities of the other states, a new training programme has been started. This year officers will visit the important museums and heritage sites of other states where they will be trained and made aware of the heritage.

Research Seminar

The main objective of organizing Research Seminar is to highlight the researches. Research Seminar will offer new ideas to the scholars. The Seminar proceedings are mainly published in the ‘Puratan’ Journal of the Directorate of Archaeology.Seminars on Rock Art of India, Approaches to the Art, Archaeology of Madhya Pradesh Khajuraho and the Art Archaeology of Madhya Pradesh. The proceeding have been published in a book form.

This year 2009-10 we propose to organize Seminars at Sate Museum, Bhopal, Central Museum Indore, Rani Durgawati Museum, Jabalpur and Gujari Mahal Museum Gwalior on various research topics.