About janardan rai nagar rajasthan vidyapeeth udaipur with the awakening of national consciousness in the early years of the last century a few notable efforts were made in british india to improve vidyapeeth started by mahatma Gandhi aimed at preporing youth to serve and uplift the rural masses shantiniketan tried to bring the coltures of the east and west into universal har mony jamia milia tried to educate the muslims in keeping with the needs of the main steam of nation life and the gurukal requirements of the modern age