This includes lectures by eminent people from all walks of life who have made a major contributions to public life. They speak on a wide-ranging spectrum of topics of wider national and international interest. An honorarium of Rs 10,000 per lecture or set of lectures is presented after the submission of a script of around 3500 words by the speaker. Scholars may be recommended or invited by the Institute.

Distinguished Lecture Series 2019

Name Title and Date of the Lecture
Shri Sanjeev Sanyal Heroic Histories: The forgotten revolutionaries of India and their contribution to the freedom struggle (01 April 2019)
Professor Venerable Samdhong Rinpoche The power of Dharma in contemporary world” (22 April 2019)
Shri Vivek Agnihotri  “Art & Truth” and screened a movie “The Tashkent Files” on 22 June 2019.
Professor Harish Trivedi Locating Kipling in India--in Shimla, Lahore, Allahabad, Bombay and Rajasthan (08 July 2019)
Professor Bhushan Patwardhan How to Improve Research and Publication Standards in India: A UGC Perspective (14 August 2019)
Dr. Sanjeev Chopra Sardar Patel and the making of Indian Administrative Services (26 September 2019)

Distinguished Lecture Series 2018

Name Title and Date of the Lecture
Shri Hari Kiran Vadlamani Strategies for Leveraging India’s Soft Power” on 07 December 2018