Voorgaande Evenementen


VVIK lezing door dr. David Pierdominici Leão

Titel: ‘Poets at the service of the Empire: identity and self-representation of the Ḍiṇḍima family’



VVIK lezing door prof. Madhav Deshpande

Titel: ‘The How and Why of Sanskrit Poetry and My Sanskrit Poetic Contributions’


VVIK duolezing door Sanne Dokter-Mersch en Channa Li: Narratives and figures in transition

Titel Dokter-Mersch: ‘“Consisting of all the gods”: Viṣṇu’s strength or weakness?’

Titel Li: ‘Why must Devadatta be a good monk in his early religious career? How Vinaya discussions of Saṅghabheda help us make sense of Devadatta narratives’


VVIK lezing door dr. Csaba Dezső, Eötvös Loránd University, Boedapest

Titel: ‘A Passage to Dvīpāntara: An Imagined Naval Expedition from Ceylon to Laṅkā’


VVIK duolezing door dr. Kunthea Chhom en dr. Melinda Zulejka Fodor

Titel Chhom: Sanskrit elements in Old Khmer language: a case study of benedictions and imprecations in epigraphy from Ancient Cambodia

Titel Fodor: Connecting ancient to modern: The Saṭṭakas, Prakrit dramas between the 10th and 18th century India


VVIK lezing door prof. dr. Marijke Klokke en Mathilde Mechling

Titel: ‘Technical research on bronze images from Indonesia’


VVIK lezing door dr. Anna Ślączka

Titel: ‘How to make a ‘Cōḻa bronze’? Theory and practice of bronze casting in South India and the Rijksmuseum research on Asian bronzes’




VVIK lezing door dr. James Mallinson

Titel: ‘Textual and Material Evidence for Links between Vajrayāna and Nāth Yogis in Western India in the 11th to 15th centuries’


VVIK lezing door dr. Charlotte Schmid

Titel: ‘Kṛṣṇa, the butter-thief from North to South, Back and Forth’


Leiden Indian Philosophy Symposium

LIPS 2017: Tradition and Innovation in Indian Philosophy


VVIK lezing door dr. Alessandro Battistini

Titel: ‘Flowers, daggers, and bitten lips: citrakāvya in Sanskrit literature’


VVIK lezing door dr. Somdev Vasudeva
Titel: ‘Śobhākareśvara on Metaphor without Similarity’



VVIK lezing door dr. Michael Willis

Titel: ‘The Indian Temple: Production, Place and Patronage’


VVIK lezing door dr. Elizabeth A. Cecil

Titel: ‘Kāman, Kāmyaka & Kāmyakeśvara: Material Religion in Early Medieval Rajasthan (8th—10th century CE)’


VVIK lezing door dr. Nachiket Chanchani

Titel: ‘The Emergence of the Himalayas as a Sacred Landscape’


Jaarvergadering 2016


VVIK lezing door dr. Lidia Szczepanik-Wojtczak

Titel: ‘Kāvyapuruṣa: Sanskrit poetry’s primordial man and the creation of the kāvya cosmos’



VVIK lezing door dr. Daniela de Simone

Titel: ‘Pāṭaliputra: New Research into the Capital of the Mauryan Empire’


Filmvertoning ‘Sacrifice of Serpents’


Jaarvergadering 2015


VVIK lezing door prof. dr. Peter C. Bisschop

Titel: ‘Iconography of the Gods in the Śivadharma


Boeklancering ‘Mijn reis in India, De dagboeken en foto’s van Jan Kornelis de Cock in India en Sri Lanka, 1909-1910’ van Alied de Cock


VVIK lezing door dr. Wu Juan

Titel: ‘Violence, Virtue and Spiritual Liberation: A Preliminary Study of Buddhist and Jaina Stories of Future Rebirths of Śreṇika Bimbisāra and Kūṇika Ajātaśatru’