27 July, 2012

In the Company of Gods

In the Company of Gods
 Essays in Memory of Gunther-Dietz Sontheimer
Heidrun Bruckner, Anne Feldhaus, Aditya Malik (eds.)

This volume containing twenty-one essays written by Indologists, anthropologists, historians, expert on Indian law, art historians, a filmmaker and a poet from all over the globe – India, Germany, USA, Canada, Israel and Russia – are testimony to the shoreless reach of Sontheimer’s work. Contributors include David Shulman, Alf Hiltebeitel, Irina Glushkova, B.B. Chattopadhyaya, Romila Thapar, Dilip Chitre among many others.

Gunther-Dietz Sontheimer died in 1992. He was Professor of Indian Religion and Philosophy at the South Asia Institute, Heidelberg University, Germany.
Heidrun Bruckner is Professor of Indology and South Asian Studies at the University of Wurzurg.
Anne Feldhaus is Professor of Religious Studies at Arizona State University.
Aditya Malik is Senior Lecturer in the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies at the University of Canterbury in Christchurch, New Zealand.

ISBN  81-7304-591-7    2005   410p.   Rs.995/ pounds 60

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