About Sarasvati Board
- The Haryana Sarasvati Heritage Development Board is an autonomous body of the Government of Haryana which was established in the year 2015 under Art and Cultural Affairs Department with the objectives to revive Sarasvati River and to develop, preserve, promote and protect the Sarasvati Heritage, its activities are expanded to showcase the rich heritage and glorious traditions of Sarasvati with its, magnificent monuments, exquisite temples and to promote a deeper understanding of the subject and scientific facts among the people about the River that represents the cradle of the Indian civilization that flourished on its banks.
- Sarasvati River rejuvenation is matter of National Pride related with our rich Cultural, Spiritual and Archaeological Heritage. World oldest literature called Rigveda and other Vedic literature were created on the bank of this River, which placed India in the position of ‘Vishwaguru’.
- According to Geological and Glaciological studies, Sarasvati originated in the Bandarpunch Massif, from the Sarasvati-Rupin Glacier confluence at Naintwar in western Garhwal.
- Vedic River Sarasvati leaves the Shivalik Mountains and enters the plains at Adi Badri. The old course of river Yamuna, Markanda (tributaries of Sarasvati) diverted east wards due to a tectonic event of 3rd millennium BCE or earlier which caused a break in Shivalik ranges.
Shri Manohar Lal
Shri Dhuman Singh Kirmach
Shri. Apoorva Kumar Singh, IAS
Shri. Vijayendra Kumar,IAS
Chief Executive Officer