Bharat Kambuja Maitri Samiti

The Bharat-Kambuja Maitri Samiti (Indo-Cambodian Friendship Society) is an initiative blessed by Pujyashri Shankaracharya Swamigals of Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam.


The objectives of the Bharat-Kambuja Maitri Samiti are as follows:

  • To develop social and cultural cooperation between Cambodia and India
  • To expore our joint cultural heritage and build upon this
  • To arrange conferences, seminars, exhibitions and producing and distributing relevant literature including books and journals
  • To arrange visits of different delegations between the two countries to meet people in all fields, vocations including industrial, science and technology, education, arts
  • To facilitate exchange programs for education in Indian and Cambodian Universities.
  • To increase tourism between the two countries
  • To exchange greetings during festivals in order to foster stronger friendship

Research Agenda

The group will further be conducting research on the following topics :

  • Tourism
  • Education
  • Industry (Agricultural, Forest, Small-scale)
  • Spirituality
  • GOI relations, Legal
  • Water Exchange Programs
  • Archaelogy
  • Arts and Entertainment
  • Medical & Ayurveda