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Faculty of Divinity

 

FACULTY OF DIVINITY  RELIGIOUS STUDIES

INDIAN RELIGION RESEARCH SEMINARS IN LENT TERM 2022

The first seminar will be delivered via Zoom link at 2:15 pm -

the subsequent seminars will be held in the Lightfoot Room on Tuesdays

25 January

Dr Claire Maes (University of Tübingen)

'Fasting to Death (sallekhanā) in Jainism: Legal Debates and Ethical Questions.'

This paper will be delivered online, and live-streamed at the advertised time.

Contact the convenor Dr Christopher Jones cvj20@cam.ac.uk for zoom details.

8 February

Dr Alice Collett (University of Wolverhampton)

"Gender and Buddhist Doctrine."

22 February

Dr Paul Fuller (University of Edinburgh)

"Creating and solving human problems in engaged Buddhism."

8 March

Dr Jonathan Duquette (University of Cambridge)

"Neo-Vedānta, Hindu unity and the advaita of pandits."

ALL WELCOME