JAMMU, Jan 5: Renowned scholar and former Principal of Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan, Kot Bhalwal, Prof Yash Paul Khajuria passed away today after a brief illness.
He was 67.
Prof Khajuria was an expert of Linguistic Science, Sanskrit grammar and Shaivism. He wrote three volumes on Shaivism. He was also founder member of Jammu Kashmir Sanskrit Academy.
Last rites of Prof Khajuria will be performed at Shakti Nagar cremation ground tomorrow at 12 noon.