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Dakshana Scholars Shine Once Again!

June 23, 2014
Pune

Dakshana’s toppers:
Pawan Kumar Patel – AIR 4 (OBC-PD), Abhijeet Kumar – AIR 12 (SC), Arya SV – AIR 50 (ST),
Kaushal Agarwal – AIR 181 (Gen)

Pune, India, June 23, 2014

Dakshana Foundation is pleased to announce that its sixth batch of JNV Dakshana Scholars came
through with flying colors and did exceedingly well in the JEE 2014.

An additional 29 Dakshana Scholars were successful in their 2nd JEE attempt and are on the Merit
List. 196 Dakshana ...More

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Dakshana 2012 IIT-JEE Results: Press Release

May 23, 2012
Pune, India

The Dakshana Foundation is pleased to announce that its fourth batch of JNV Dakshana Scholars came through with flying colors and did exceedingly well in the IIT-JEE 2012.

A total of 110 Dakshana Scholars were prepped for free by Dakshana for two years at Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (JNV) Bengaluru and Hyderabad. Of these 73 qualified in the IIT-JEE merit list – a 66% success rate! Dakshana’s Founder, Mohnish Pabrai, commented, "We are very pleased with these results. Now our efforts are...More

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Strong Showing by JNV Dakshana Scholars at IIT-JEE 2010!! 90 Scholars qualified in the IIT-JEE in their first attempt and are on the Merit List!

May 27, 2010
Pune, India.

Dakshana’s Topper, T. Ashok Kumar, secures an IIT_JEE All-India rank of 63!

An Additional 31 Dakshana Scholars were successful in their 2nd IIT-JEE attempt and are on the Merit List. 121 Dakshana Scholars accepted by IIT in 2010!

The Dakshana Foundation is pleased to announce that its second batch of JNV Dakshana Scholars came through with flying colors and did exceeding well in the IIT-JEE 2010.
A total of 293 Dakshana Scholars were prepped for free by Dakshana for two y...More

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Strong Showing by JNV Dakshana Scholars at IIT-JEE 2009!!
75 Scholars qualified in the IIT-JEE and are on Merit List!
Over 65% of our scholars qualified!

May 26, 2009
Pune, India.

The Dakshana Foundation is pleased to announce that its first batch of JNV Dakshana Scholars came through with flying colors and did exceeding well in the IIT-JEE 2009.

A total of 350 Dakshana Scholars were prepped by Dakshana for 1-2 years. Of these 75 qualified in the IIT-JEE merit list. In addition, 154 scholars made it to the Extended Merit List of the IIT-JEE, which makes them eligible to join some of India’s most elite science and technology institutes. The coaching was provided f...More

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Lunch with Warren Buffett for $650,100
Dakshana Foundation Makes its First Major Grant to The Glide Foundation

July 11, 2007
Irvine, California

Mohnish Pabrai & Harina Kapoor, the founders and principal benefactors of The Dakshana Foundation (www.dakshana.org) recently won an auction on eBay to have lunch with Berkshire Hathaway Chairman Warren Buffett. With a final successful bid of $650,100, the lunch date with the legendary value investor was sealed. All the auction proceeds go to the Glide Foundation (...More

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Dakshana Foundation names its first Dakshana Scholar

April 9, 2007
Kota, Rajasthan (India)

The Dakshana Foundation has named it first Dakshana Scholar. Shashank Dube of Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh was awarded a full scholarship by the foundation to undergo 12 months of IIT JEE training at Bansal Classes - one of the best IIT JEE coaching centers in the world (www.bansaliitjee.com). Shashank is the son of a deceased pan shop owner who has virtually always topped his class. He is very passionately interes...More

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