At CSAAA our focus is on advancing the knowledge resources of the South Asian region. Towards this end, we aim to:

Support studies of South Asian art and archaeology primarily in India by scholars from all over the world

 Publish the results of research through books, journals and supporting authors for publication of their works related to art and archaeology

Convene, conduct and participate in seminars, conferences and workshops relating to art and archaeology

Establish and maintain a photographic archive, and a photography lab, along with an extensive research library of books and journals related to art and archaeology, all equipped with cutting edge modern access facilities