Shikshan Sansthan is a premier educational institution of the historic
city of Jodhpur. It has a very special reputation in the field of
education because of the educational standards it has set. The Sansthan
was established on the auspicious occasion of Basant Panchami in the
year 1919. Basant Panchami is the day to worship Maa Saraswati, the
goddess of wisdom. Since its inception this institution has set up
several new records and today it is the largest institution of its kind.
Within the past ten decades the sansthan has seen the inception and
growth of ten educational units namely Shri Mahesh Sr.Sc. school and
Shri Maheswari Sr. Sec. School (E.M.) for boys, Shri Sohanlal Manihar
Girls' Sr. Sec. School, Mahesh Children's School (E.M.), Mahesh
Prathamik Vidyalaya, Shah Goverdhan lal Kabra Teachers' Training
College, Shri Onkarmal Somani College of Commerce, Mahesh Mahila
Mahavidyalaya and Mahesh Hostel. Over 7700 students (boys & girls)
receive quality education under the guidance and supervision of over 500
highly qualified and trained educators.