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Hinduism 1: Sources and Formations: Session 2

Faculty of Theology & Religion, Gibson Building, Lecture Room
Dr Rembert Lutjeharms
Friday, 19 October 2018 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

This paper offers a thematic and historical introduction to the sources and development of Hindu traditions from their early formation to the medieval period. We will explore the formation of Hindu traditions through textual sources, such as the Vedas, Upaniṣads and Bhagavad Gītā, along with the practices and social institutions that formed classical Hindu traditions. The lectures will include an introduction to Hindu philosophy.