Classical Indian Religion MPhil

Myths of the Hindus & Buddhists (1914) p. 64: Rama sending his signet-ring to Sita by K. Venkatappa

This course introduces you to classical Indian religion in a way that bases understanding on original sources and that equips you to continue in the same vein. Formally, the course is in two parts. The first, of five months, is an intensive study of the rudiments of Sanskrit. In the second part of the course you have regular classes in reading Sanskrit religious texts and write supervised essays on topics in Indian religion.

For further information please refer to the MPhil Classical Indian Religion 2018-19 Course Handbook.

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