Government Circulars

Circulars:

The Government of India, multiple State Governments, and many PSUs across the country have understood the  benefits of Vipassana Meditation and hence have regularly released circulars and GRs related to Vipassana Meditation, including creating special provisions for employees to sit in Vipassana Meditation Courses across the country. Here, a small selection of such circulars is displayed by ministry/state/organization.


Ministry / State / Organization Date Language Subject Download Link
Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India 12 July 1989 English Student Visa for Pali Programmes in VRI Click Here
Andhra Pradesh 08 September 2000 English Leave for Govt. Employees for Vipassana Click Here
Goa 11 May 2006 English Leave for Govt. Employees for Vipassana Click Here
Gujarat 01 May 2002 Gujarati & English Leave for Teachers in Gujarat for Vipassana Click Here
05 Aug 2010 Gujarati Permission letter from IGP Gujarat for Police Staff to attend Vipassana courses Click Here
05 May 2011 Gujarati Permission letter to conduct Vipassana courses in all prisons of Gujarat Click Here
Madhya Pradesh 01 May 1999 Hindi Training Department for Govt. Employees Click Here
25 May 1999 Hindi & English Training Department for Govt. Employees Click Here
Maharashtra 19 September 1995 Marathi For students under the Ministry of Sports & Social Welfare Click Here
27 March 1996 English Vipassana for prisoners Click Here
07 August 1996 English Leave for Govt. Employees for Vipassana Click Here
19 June 1997 English Leave for MSEB Employees for Vipassana Click Here
09 January 1998 Marathi Leave for MCGM Employees for Vipassana Click Here
21 July 1998 Marathi Leave for Govt. Employees for Vipassana Click Here
15 October 1999 Marathi Leave for PMC Employees for Vipassana Click Here
27 June 2003 Marathi Leave for Govt. Employees for Vipassana Click Here
03 August 2003 Marathi Leave for MSEB Employees for Vipassana Click Here
24 February 2004 English Including Vipassana as part of training for IAS officers Click Here
05 July 2011 Marathi Implementing Vipassana Courses as part of Training Programmes for Employees Click Here
05 October 2011 Marathi & English Introducing Vipassana Meditation in Schools Click Here
27 January 2012 Marathi Introducing Vipassana Meditation in Schools – Extended Circular introducing Mitra Upakram Click Here
12 July 2012 Marathi Implementation Circular for Mitra Upakram Click Here
12 July 2012 English Implementation Circular for Mitra Upakram (Translation) Click Here
New Delhi 09 March 2001 English Vipassana for prisoners & Jail Personnel Click Here
Rajasthan 15 October 1996 English Introducing Vipassana to Jail Personnel Click Here
Uttar Pradesh 22 June 2004 Hindi Introducing Vipassana for Civil Defence Personnel Click Here
Oil & Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) 04 May 1998 English Sending Senior Employees for Vipassana Click Here
12 September 2001 English Sending Employees for Vipassana Courses Click Here

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