Hinduism 1: Sources and Formation: Session Eight (MT17)

Location: Faculty of Theology & Religion, Gibson Lecture Room
Speaker: Dr Rembert Lutjeharms
Date: December 1, 2017
Time: 10.00-11.00

These lectures offer a thematic and historical introduction to the sources and early development of ‘Hindu’ traditions from their early formation to the early 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.