About ICAS - National
Indian Council of Astrological Sciences
It is necessary to strengthen moral and ethical values of our society in order to establish just social order. There is no better way of doing this than propagation of Vedic Wisdom including knowledge of astrology. The council was therefore formed in November 1984. with a goal to establish an All Indian Body and to ensure progress in astrological studies. ICAS is a formal registered Apex body of top notch astrologers of the country involved in imparting education, certification and examination of true Vedic astrology to the aspirants. Apex body is famous for its reach and centers across the country. Founded by Dr B V Raman and now Headed By Mr. A.B. Shukla, IAS, ICAS has a credit of Re-establishing and making people believe again in astrology in post independent India.
Role of Indian Council of Astrological Sciences
I.C.A.S. is a registered body which was formed in 1984 to promote and project Astrology and allied subjects in India. In furtherance of this objective they have up an claborate syllabus foe dissemination of knowledge of Astrological science and allied subjects for studies and imparting education and take examinations in 56 Chapter/centres spread throughout India. Chandigarh centre is one amongst these.
Chandigarh Chapter is conducting classes for the last more than 22 years. Jyotish Praveen and Jyotish Visharada Examinations of I.C.A.S. are held June and December every year.