A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF ANCIENT & PRESENT EDUCATION SYSTEM
Education is not simply imparting knowledge in a particular faculty or subject or making one fit for securing jobs or fair well in exams, but at the same time is also a training in logical thinking which helps the coming generations adjust to the ever-changing environment. It also means opening the doors of the mind, cleansing the soul and realization of the self. The quality of education greatly influences the quality of manpower for the societal benefits. This paper presents comparison between the ancient and present education system. It highlights the basic structure of ancient education which contributed quality manpower imbibing moral, social and civic values to the society. The present education system is weighed down by several reasons as a result of which the outcome is becoming self centric. This calls for several reforms in present
Education system, ancient, present, spirituality, values, development, society, veda.