Comparative Mysticism Seminar 2: Tasting God: The Ascetical and Mystical Theology of Rupa Gosvami

Location: OCHS Library
Speaker: Dr Rembert Lutjeharms
Date: November 5, 2010
Time: 14:00 to 15:30

This seminar explores Jiva Gosvamin’s theology and raises the question of whether he could be described as a mystic. Dr Lutjeharms holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in Oriental Studies (Indology) from the University of Ghent, Belgium and a DPhil from the University of Oxford (Theology). His DPhil was on the poet and theologian Kavikarnapura.