The knowledge, teaching and direction of the eminent scholarship of Prof. Sadhu Ram Shastri, the genius of Pt. Shiv Narayan Shastri, the renown of Dr. Ravi Shankar Nagar and Dr. Laxmi Chandra Acharya, laid the foundation of, and provided the inspiration for the Sanskrit Department and now it has come to occupy a prominent place in the academic discourse of Kirori Mal College. Any Department is what its faculty and students make it out to be. They play a prominent role in achieving the pinnacle by their constant efforts.