A one day seminar on the topic Indian Studies in Global Perspective has been organized by WAVES, India on 23.2.2017 at Bharatiya Vidya Bhawan, New Delhi. The speakers, Dr. Mahohar Shinde, Former Faculty of UCLA, USA (Topic - Status of Challenges in the Academic study of Indian Studies in America), Prof. Dipti Sharma Tripathi, Former Head,Sanskrit, University of Delhi and Former Director, National Manuscript Mission, Govt. of India, New Delhi (Topic - Status of Indian Studies in China) and Dr. Koenraad Elst,Belgium (Topic - Definition and Boundaries of Dharma). Shri Ashok Pradhan, IAS Retd., chief guest.Guest of Honour was Mr. Ishwar Dayal Kansal, Editor, Sanskaram, New Delhi. Seminar presided by Prof. Bhu Dev Sharma, Mathematician. Founder President, WAVES-International, Prof. Shashi Tiwary was the Director of the seminar, coordinated by Dr. Aparna Dhir.