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PA160 – Hinduism

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.


TermBlockTitleInstructorLocationStudent Limit/ AvailableUpdated
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