We are delighted to welcome Kush Depala to the organising committee of the Spalding Symposium on Indian Religions. Kush is a graduate student of Cultural and Religious History of South Asia (Classical Indology) at Heidelberg University.
September 26th 2020, 1.15pm to 5.45pm (BST) Abstracts [see post below for schedule and booking] Debating God’s Existence in Medieval Vedānta: Vyāsatīrtha vs. the Navya-Naiyāyikas Michael Williams, IKGA of the Austrian Academy of Sciences This paper focuses on the philosophical writings of a sixteenth-century Vedānta philosopher named Vyāsatīrtha (1460–1539). Vyāsatīrtha was both an admirer and a […]
Please book your space via eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/spalding-symposium-online-tickets-115876697321 Saturday 26th September 2020 Schedule 13.15-17.45 (British Summer Time) 13:15 Introduction and Welcome 13:30 Debating God’s Existence in Medieval Vedānta: Vyāsatīrtha vs. the Navya-Naiyāyikas Michael Williams, IKGA of the Austrian Academy of Sciences 14.30 Toward a Theory of Scriptural Authority in Early Colonial India Avni Chag, School […]