A historical and thematic introduction to Hindu tradition from prehistoric India to the present day, focusing on classic texts and popular rituals. Topics include the Rig Veda, the Upanisads and the rise of Buddhism, the great epics (Mahabharata and Ramayana), Yoga, the Bhagavadgita, Indian art and music, devotional movements and poetry, Goddess worship, dharma, the caste system, Hindu nationalism, Gandhi, and Indian independence. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Global Cultures requirement.
|Term||Block||Title||Instructor||Location||Student Limit/ Available||Updated|
|Fall 2019||Block 1||Hinduism||Tracy Coleman||Armstrong Hall 341||25/17||11/20/2019|
|Spring 2020||Block 6||Hinduism||Tracy Coleman||TBA||25/25||11/20/2019|