Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
The Courses of this Module can be studied in
Module Information
  • Begins in wintersemester
  • Duration: 2 semester
  • Credit Points: 14
  • Consists of two courses:
  • Sanskrit Text Readings I in Wintersemester
  • (2 Hrs./Week)
  • Sanskrit Text Readings II in Summersemester
  • (2 Hrs./Week)
Course Guidance
  • Anand Mishra, M.A.
  • Contact hours:
  • Tues. 02:00-04:00 p.m.
  • (and also by arrangement)
  • South Asia Institute, Room 305
  • (Email:)  E-Mail

Language Competence in Sanskrit

This module is dedicated to provide necessary proficiency and practice in reading, understanding and translating Sanskrit texts. The choice of texts is according to the degree of linguistic complexity and thematic relevance for a group of students. Besides grammatical and linguistic analysis, one learns the text critical methods for interpreting and contextualizing the written with the actual.

Some of the courses offered within this module

Bhāgavata Purāṇa: Sanskrit- und Bhāṣā-Bearbeitungen

Wintersemester 2011-12
  • Anand Mishra, M.A.

Sanskritdichtung aus dem 17. bis 21. Jahrhundert

Summersemester 2011
  • Dr. Maithrimurthi

Die Existenz zwischen Tod und Wiedergeburt (antarābhava): Text-Passagen aus Yogacārabhūmi und Abhidharmakośa

Summersemester 2011
  • Dr. Maithrimurthi

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