Maharashtra Bhugolshastra Parishad is a professional organization dedicated to development of Geography. The Parishad has been established in 1984 and has started its journal since 1985. The Journal i.e. Peer Reviewed International Journal of Maharashtra Bhugolshastra Sansodhan Patrika is a recognized with International Standard Series Number ISSN 0971-6785 and impact factor Renew 3.687 (IIFS). Its multilingual nature has given opportunity to publish research papers in the vemacular languages promoting local and regional studies. The organization has so far conducted 33 annual conferences, more than 90 workshops / seminars / training courses etc.
The Maharashtra Bhugolshastra Parishad has undertaken the mission to provide apt platform in the form of journal, conferences, seminars and workshops to the students, teachers and scholars of geography, Environmental studies and Social Sciences. The journal is dedicated to quest for the local and global issues of bottom of pyramid. Therefore it would certainly attract the attention of planners, researchers and scholars from various disciplines. Interdisciplinary and multilingual nature of the journal would be positive to identify and motivate the talents in the backward regions of the world so as to improve relevance of geography. The publications aiming at appraising the problems of land and people would certainly be useful to design plan for sustainable future.
“Enrich knowledge through Geography not only as academic discipline but also as pragmatic school providing solutions for the issues well felt at grass-root level by ensuring participation of students, teachers and researchers from backward areas of the world”.