Poornaprajna Amateur Astronomer's Club
Welcome to the page of PAAC ( Poornaprajna Amateur Astrronomers's Club). PAAC aims at enhancing the knowledge of astronomy and astrophysics among the students community. In January 2004, a team of interested teachers., students and old students of Poornaprajna institutions gathered together to understand and appreciate Astronomy and Astrophysics, and established Poornaprajna Amatuer Astronomers' Club (PAAC). It was inaugurated by H. H. Sri Sri Sri Vibhudesha Theertha Swamiji. The objectives of the Club are as follows:
- 1.To promote the basic study of Astronomy and Astrophysics.
- 2. To conduct sky-watch programmes.
- 3.To gather latest information from the national level institutions like IUCAA, BAAA and IIA etc.
- 4.To arrange guest lectures, organize seminars, symposia and workshops at regional, university, state and national levels.
- 5.To promote and support the establishment of Astronomy Clubs in different institutions.
- 6. To promote interest among the public in general and students of Poornaprajna institutions in particular towards Astronomy and Astrophysics, and thus to develop scientific temperament and love for nature.