About Foundation


Fundacja Vivaswan is the independent, private, non-government organization dedicated to research of Indian learning and support of Indian culture. We:

- carry out publication work in the field of Sanskrit literature and arts, 
- teach and promote Indian languages (Sanskrit, Hindi);
- organize educational and cultural programs and tours to India.
- help in understanding Yoga, Ayurveda and Indian philosophy.

The Foundation supports outstanding achievements of Indian science and arts which are the important part of human cultural heritage. It is founded and supported by Rucinski's family. 

Founders and Foundation board :
Filip Ruciński
 (PhD) - president of the Foundation
Alumni of
Sampuranand Sanskrit University, Varanasi (India), got his PhD at
Dept. of Oriental Studies, University of Warsaw, Poland.     

Skarbimir Ruciński (PhD) - vice-president of the Foundation

A postgraduate (PhD) alumni of Sampuranand Sanskrit University, Varanasi (theses written in Sanskrit). He lives in Ahmedabad, India, where he is developing a company: https://www.atreyo.in.  

Other members:
Anna Rucińska (PhD) - adviser of the Foundation
Sanskrit scholar and eminent translator of Sanskrit Literature into Polish. She is a graduate (MA) from the Institute of Oriental Studies, University of Warsaw and a postgraduate from Sampurnanand Sanskrit University (PhD written in Sanskrit).  

The headquarters of the Foundation is Warsaw.   
Address: ul. Św. Bonifacego 115, 02-909 Warsaw, Poland

Legal status
The Foundation operates under Polish law pertaining to public charitable activities and volunteering act (Dz.U. z 2010 r., Nr 234, poz.1536 with further amendments), act about foundations from 6 April 1984 (Dz. U. z 1991 r., nr 46, poz. 203 z późn. zm.) and its own Statutes.

Foundation is the private organization and it does not have the status of a public charity organization (OPP). 

It gets fundings from: 
- donations
- paid statutory services (presently selling its own research publications and organizing educational courses / tours). 

Foundation's registration numbers: 
National Court Register (KRS): 0000392692
Tax Identification Number (NIP): 5213614071

National Register of Economic Unites (REGON): 143782820

Account number (in City Bank): 46103000190109853000355091

Statute of the Foundation in pdf (in Polish).