REL 3620 Religion and Storytelling in Hindu Worlds

This course examines a selection of written, oral and performed texts associated with Hindu traditions in their various social, historical and religious contexts. In addition to primary texts drawn from sources such as the Vedas, Upanishads, Puranas, Hindu epics and the corpus of Hindu devotional poetry, we will analyze ritual, dance and artistic performance traditions as well as modern oral narratives.


4 sh

Course Types

Advanced Studies; IGS: Asia Regional Concentration; Women's, Gender, and Sexualities Studies Elective; Asian Studies Elective; International Business Regional Area Course

Previous Course Number

REL 362

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