Hinduism 1: Sources and Formations, IV (MT23)

Location: Faculty of Theology & Religion, Gibson Lecture Room
Speaker: Dr Rembert Lutjeharms
Date: November 3, 2023
Time: 4.00pm – 5.00pm

Weeks 1-8, Friday 4.00-5.00
Faculty of Theology and Religion, Gibson Building
Dr Rembert Lutjeharms

These lectures offer 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.