Prof. Dr. Shobha Rani Dash
Dr. Shobha Rani Dash (Associate Professor, Department of Intercultural Studies, Otani University, Kyoto, Japan). She is at present affiliated to Hamburg University Numata Center for Buddhist Studies as Visiting Professor from April 2017 to March 2018. Her main field of research is Indology and Buddhology with special focus on women and Buddhism. She has worked for a long time in the vernacular Mahabharata of Odisha and on manuscriptology. She is also trained in Indian classical dance Odissi.
Hagiographies of Eminent Women in Early Buddhism