On Tuesday, November 12, 2013, practitioners from four Dharmic traditions were invited to speak in the Interreligious Dialogue and Leadership class. Each of the practitioners spoke on key tenets of her/his tradition and answered questions from students in small groups. The following individuals participated in the dialogue.
Buddhism: Lama Gesse Sherap
Hinduism: Dr. Deepak Shimkhada
Jainism: Dr. Nitin […]
India West reported on two plays presented by The Indic Foundation on March 31, 2013. The articles discribes the plays and the vision of expanding the Hindu Studies curriculum at Claremont Lincoln University.
A crowd of 300 filled the Scripps College Performing Arts Center here to watch a pair of plays and support the potential opening […]
Amid a festive mood, Dr. Jerry Campbell, President of Claremont Lincoln University, and Dr. Deepak Shimkhada, President of Indic Foundation, signed a memorandum of understanding in the Cooper Board Room of Claremont Lincoln University. Present were students, high ranking administrative staff of Claremont Lincoln University, members of the executive committee of the Indic Foundation, eminent […]
Dr. Jerry Campbell, President of Claremont Lincoln University (CLU), and Dr. Deepak Shimkhada, President of Indic Foundation, signed a Memorandum of Understanding in the Cooper Board Room of Claremont Lincoln University. Present were students, high ranking administrative staff of CLU, members of the executive committee of the Indic Foundation, eminent scholars and community leaders.
The signing ceremony […]
“CLAREMONT,CA – To celebrate the 150th birth anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore, a photographic exhibition of the poet and Santiniketan is on display at the Honnold Library at the Claremont Colleges here, and it was inaugurated on Jan.22. The exhibition is curated by Dr Pratapaditya Pal and the photo-curator and Hoppe scholar Graham Howe”.
Nepal: Nostalgia and Modernity edited by Deepak Shimkhada has just been published by Marg publications. The hardbound volume contains 11 essays in Nepali art, culture and religion by leading scholars from around the world. It is fully illustrated with more than 131 color photographs. Dr. Shimkhada contributed an introduction and a major chapter on Kumari, Nepal’s […]