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    RE160 – Hinduism

    An historical and thematic introduction to Hindu traditions from prehistoric India to the present day, focusing on classic texts and popular rituals. Topics include the Rig Veda, the Upanishads 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.

    Offerings

    TermBlockTitleInstructorLocationStudent Limit/ AvailableUpdated
    Fall 2019 Block 1 Hinduism Tracy Coleman Armstrong Hall 341 25/17 05/31/2020
    Spring 2020 Block 6 Hinduism Tracy Coleman Armstrong Hall 230 25/13 05/31/2020
    Fall 2020 Block 1 Hinduism Tracy Coleman TBA 25/6 05/31/2020
    Spring 2021 Block 6 Hinduism Tracy Coleman TBA 25/25 05/31/2020