On 16.4.2015 a talk by Prof. Habil Dr. Audrius Beinorius (Center of Oriental Studies at Vilnius University, Lithuania) on "Astrology and Divination in India: On the Philosophical, Social and Religious Foundations" will take place at 2 p.m. in room 323, South Asia Institute. All interested people are cordially invited! Further information is available on the poster.
Posted on 14 Apr 2015
Book presentation by Amtul Manan Tahir
On March 21st, 2015 at 5 p.m. a presentation of the book "Wessen
Dschihad?" by the author Amtul Manan Tahir (Urdu lecturer at the
Department of Modern South Asian Languages and Literatures at the South Asia
Institute) will take place as part of the Frankfurt Book Fair for Immigration
2015 (Frankfurter Immigrationsbuchmesse).
Prof. Dr. Hans Harder, Head of Department of Modern South Asian Languages and Literature at the South Asia Institute inaugurated the Annual February Book Fair of 2015 in Bangladesh entitled 'Ekushey Grantha Mela' with a speech in Bangla.
You can watch the speech here:
Posted on 03 Mar 2015
Registration for the courses and link to the course catalogue in summer semester 2015
On January 21st,a workshop about translations of South Asianregional languages entitled "Übersetzungen und Übersetzungstheorien im Bezug auf südasiatische Regionalsprachen"will be held from10.00 a.m.to 6.30 p.m. at the Heinrich-Zimmer reading room of theSouth Asia Institute.