Lecture Series and Certificate course: Religious Traditions of India

8 March – 17 May 2023, on Wednesdays at 7:30, hybrid or online

In this lecture series, specialists in different aspects of Indian religious and philosophical traditions introduce their innovative research and insights. The lectures deal with different traditions that originated or further developed in the South Asian region (Jainism, Hinduism, Buddhism, Sufism) and touch upon historical as well as contemporary developments. Together, these nine talks provide an overview of the unique religious and cultural diversity as well as the depth of philosophical enquiry that typify the South Asian region.

Full programme

Lecture series versus Certificate course

All lectures are offered separately and without evaluation in the lecture series. In this case, you only attend the lectures and you get a certificate of attendance. Registration is required.

If you register for the certificate course, it means you take part in the evaluation and you will obtain a certificate. You can’t choose separate lectures in this case, you always register for the complete programme.


Questions or problems, please email humanitiesacademie@ugent.be

Organized by South Asia Network Ghent and Humanities Academy