Education has played a pivotal role in the development of values and civilizations. It is the foundation on which philosophy and ethics of life has been based. However with proliferating capitalism and growing materialistic sentiments, the education is unfortunately being exploited as a tool to achieve these objectives. Consequently stress on education has been transformed into earning higher degrees and better grades. Uswa on the hand, has an emphasis to treat education as a source of human enlightenment, and dissemination & generation of knowledge for betterment of humanity as a whole. Thus individual prosperity is included, but humanity remains the target.