- Bhavan's Ottapalam Kendra is started.
- Bhavan's Tripura College of Teacher Education is started at Agartala.
- Bhavan's Ramakrishna Institute of Teacher Education is started at Ramanattukara, Kerala.
- Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan Arts & Science College, Calicut, Kerala is started.
- Bhavan's Cultural Centre at Andheri, Mumbai is started.
- The Prime Minister of India dedicates the First Unit of Bhavan's Gandhi Institute of Computer Education & Information Technology to the memory of Bharata Ratna (late) C. Subramaniam, former Union Minister and former President of the Bhavan, at a function held on October 6.
- Bhavan's Bhagwandas Purohit Vidya Mandir is started at Ashti (Khurd).
- Bhavan's School is started at Triprayar.
- Bhavan's New Kendra and School at Hinganghat, Wardha is started.
- Kodagu Vidyalaya is taken over by the Bhavan.
- Bhavan's School is started at Goa.
- Bhavan's Vidya Mandir is started at Pathanamthitta. (April 14)
- Bhavan launches a three - month course on Introduction to Bhakti.
- Bhavan's Institute of Management, Mysore is started.
- Bhavan's centre for Communication and Management, Bhubaneswar is started.(September 14)
- Indian Educational School, Kuwait is started.
- Shri Justice B.N. Srikrishna, former Judge of the Supreme Court of India, Shri Murli S. Deora, Union Minister for Petroleum & Natural Gas and Shri Deepak Parekh, Chairman, HDFC are appointed Trustees of Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan.
- Bhavan's Institute of Arts and Culture at Sydney is started.
- Bhavan's Quilandy Kendra and its school is started.
- Bhavan's Hinganghat Kendra is started.
- Bhavan's Cultural centre - Bhavana at Quilandy is started.
- Bhavan's Matriculation School at Ajjanur, Coimbatore is started.
- Bhavan's Pathanamthitta Kendra (October 6) and its Vidya Mandir is started.
- Bhavan's YogaBharati, Andheri is started.
- The Bhavan and the Trinity College of Music, Westminster University join hands to launch a new degree course in Indian Music.
- Rashtrapati Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam visits Bhavan's Pune Kendra and its Muktangan Exploratory Science Centre. (January 7)
- Bhavan's Girdhardas Mohota Vidya Mandir, Hinganghat, Wardha is started.
- Bhavan's Tasgaon Kendra at Sangli is started.
- Bhavan's Bhusawal Kendra is started.
- The Golden Jubilee of Bhavan's Gujarathi monthly, Navneet Samarpan is celebrated. (November 15)
- Bhavan's Kalasrjan (Academy of Indian Music & Dance) is started at Nagpur. (August 22)
- Astrology & Allied Courses are started at Chandigarh.
- The Delhi Kendra starts Department of Animation and Multimedia. (September 8)
- The Golden Jubilee of Bhavan's Gujarati Monthly, Navneet Samarpan is celebrated. (November 15)
- Bhavan's USA Centre organizes a Two-day International Gita Conference in association with the International Gita Foundation Trust, Bangalore. (August 2 and 3)
- Dr. P. Jayaraman, advisor Bhavan's USA Centre, Dr. John Marr, Hon. Secretary, Bhavan's London Centre and Dr. Mathoor Krishnamurthy, Director, Bhavan's Bangalore Kendra are conferred Padma Shri by the President of India.
- The First Munshi Sanmaan of Rs. 1 Lakh is awarded to the 97 year old giant of Gujarati literature, a Jnanapeeth awardee Shri Rajendra Shah. (March 7)
- Bhavan's Savitriamma Akkihal Institute of Management is started at Dharwad. (August)
- Bhavan's Atmakuri Rama Rao School is started at Hyderabad. (July 4)
- Bhavan's Institute of Holistic Health Sciences is started at Andheri, Mumbai. (September. 28)
- BBMP School at Srirampuram, Bangalore is taken over by Bhavan.
- Bangalore Press School at Chamarajpet is taken over by Bhavan.
- Bhavan's Garwale Outbound Adventure Learning Programme (GOAL) is started.
- Bhavan's Dr. D. Krishnamurti and Smt. D. Shakuntalamma Memorial School is started at Shivamogga, Karnataka.
- Bhavan's Kala Bharati is started at Shivamogga, Karnataka.
- Bhavan's Institute of Media Studies (BIMS), Kochi is started.