The Astronomical Society of India was established in 1972 and has grown to become the prime association of professional astronomers in India. The society has close to 1000 members. The objectives of the society are the promotion of Astronomy and related branches of science in India. The society organizes scientific meetings and supports the popularization of Astronomy and other similar activities.

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39th Meeting of the ASI
39th Meeting of the ASI will be held from 18 - 23 February 2021. In view of the ongoing pandemic, this will be an entirely virtual meeting which will be hosted jointly by ICTS - TIFR Bengaluru, IISER Mohali, IIT Indore and IUCAA Pune. As is now usual, ASI will also host multiple topical workshops just prior to the main meeting. This time we will have a total of eight workshops on the first two days, four each on the 18 and 19 Feb, 2021. Please find more details from the website.

(Posted on 23rd November 2020)