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This institute was popularly known as ‘Basic Training School’ & was founded in 1939. It was providing basic education in Agriculture and Teacher Training based on Mahatma Gandhi’s Basic Education Method. The institution was visited by Vinoba Bhave, Gandhi’s Disciple and Manibhai Desai, colleague of Gandhiji.
Practice school was established in 1948. It was Ashrami (Residential) education where, learners and Principal along with teachers were living together and were working in surrounding farm to meet their daily needs.
Institution is located at Lonikalbhor, behind Indane Oil Company nearby to Pune-Hyderabad NH 9. It is 20 km away from Pune and situated in the area of 4.39 hectares.