Managing Committee:

Founder:Shri Jivanrao T. Chitnis(Bombay Astrological Society)
Chairman:Dr. Dinesh K. Dafftary
Principal:Shri V.M. Sompura
Senior Vice Principal:
Shri D.V. Thakur
Vice Principal:Shri S.C.Joshi
Hon. Secretary:Smt. Jayshree Borkar
Shri V.V. Bhaskaran
Shri P. N. Santhanagopal
Shri G.B.Forbes
Shri Yogesh Kamdar
Dr. G.B. Jani
Shri K.N. Rao
Contact Address : 
Jyotisha Bharati
Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan,
Hazarimal Somani College,
4th Floor,
No. 45, K.M.Munshi Marg,
Chowpatty, Mumbai 400007
Phone: (022) 23623386
Fax : (022) 23630058
(Walkable distance from Grant Road/Charni Road Railway Stations)

Eligibility and other conditions:
Jyotirvisharada is an advanced Course (of three years) in Astrology and a student qualifying from our Institute is expected to possess extreme good knowledge of a very high order of the subject, in the chosen field.
Hence, very strict standard is expected to be maintained.
The following conditions are, therefore, applicable.
  • Only those students who have passed the Jyotirvid examination and have secured at least second class are eligible for admission to the Jyotirvisharada Course by papers.
  • The medium of instruction at present is English/Gujarati combined.
    However, students are allowed to write their answers at the examination in the language of their choice after getting the necessary permission from the Principal in this regard.
JYOTIRVISHARADA (First Year): For admission to Jyotirvisharada Junior Class (First Year), only those students who have passed Jyotirvid of Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan are eligible.
Students must note that they are expected to independently indulge in vast reading of authentic Text-Books recommended by the Professors of respective subjects.
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