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Hindu Theology as Churning the Ocean of Milk
September 17, 2012 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
A seminar for graduate students & faculty with Jonathan Edelmann (Assistant Professor, Mississippi State University).
Jonathan Edelmann received his Ph.D. from Oxford University in 2008. His research focuses on North Indian Hindu devotional traditions and the intersection of Hinduism and the natural sciences. He was a 2009-2011 Luce Summer Fellow with the American Academy of Religion and a winner of a 2011 John Templeton Prize for Theological Promise. Professor Edelmann is the author of Hindu Theology and Biology: The Bhāgavata Purāṇa and Contemporary Theory (Oxford University Press, 2012).
Professor Edelmann will also be giving a talk on “Historical Perspectives on Science and Religion” in REL3140- Religion and Society (Period 5, Matherly 18) on Monday, September 17, 2012.