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Hindu Theology

Sankara's Upadesa Sahasri

Full Name (inc. titles): 
Dr Godavarisha Mishra
Date: 
Monday, October 20, 2003 - 15:15
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Dr Godavarisha

Madhvacarya's mitigated monotheism

Lecture Type: 
Wahlstrom Lecture
Full Name (inc. titles): 
Dr Deepak Sarma
Date: 
Friday, October 31, 2003 - 12:45
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In this lecture Dr Sarma will examine the distinguishing characteristics of Madhva Vedanta, a school of Hindu theism that was developed in the 13th century by Madhvacraya. He will explore, in particular, the kind of God that Madhvacarya envisioned.

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Dr Deepak

A Hindu theology of revelation, scripture, and tradition: Comments on Vedanta Desika's 14th century Guruparamparasaram

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Professor Francis X. Clooney, SJ
Date: 
Wednesday, January 28, 2004 - 12:45
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Comments on Vedanta Desika's 14th Century Guruparamparasaram

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Professor Francis X.

Faith and reason in the scholarship of Tamal Krishna Goswami

Full Name (inc. titles): 
Professor Francis X. Clooney, SJ
Date: 
Thursday, February 12, 2004 - 12:45
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Professor Francis X.

Faith and reason in the scholarship of Tamal Krishna Goswami

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Dr Kenneth Valpey
Date: 
Thursday, February 12, 2004 - 12:45
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Dr Kenneth

The place of devotion and grace in Shankara's soteriology

Lecture Type: 
Graduate Seminar
Full Name (inc. titles): 
Jean-Marie Schmitt
Date: 
Monday, May 8, 2006 - 13:00
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Jean-Marie

Baladeva vidyabhusana's Premeya-ratnavali and the issue of lineage

Lecture Type: 
Graduate Seminar
Full Name (inc. titles): 
Kiyokazu Okita
Date: 
Thursday, October 12, 2006 - 10:30
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This seminar will present an account of the Vaishnava philosopher Baladeva Vidyabhusana and his place in the Gaudiya Vaishnava tradition. The paper will address the problem of lineage and raise questions about authenticity, authority, and the legitimacy of practice claimed by tradition. Kiyokazu Okita is a graduate student in the Theology Faculty at Oxford, pursuing research for his DPhil on Baladeva. He has degrees from Japan and the USA.

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Kiyokazu

Making room for the goddess: A theology of Sri in fourteenth-century South India

Lecture Type: 
Majewski Lecture
Full Name (inc. titles): 
Professor Francis X. Clooney, SJ
Date: 
Friday, May 18, 2007 - 16:15
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While Vedanta Desika (fourteenth century, South India), as a Srivaisnava Hindu, was a member of a tradition with the greatest respect for the Goddess Sri, in his era there was still lively debate about her precise status in relationship to the supreme deity, Narayana.

In his Srimad Rahasyatrayasara, Desika pushes for a complete acceptance of Sri as the eternal consort of Narayana, an indispensable equal participant in the divine work of enabling human salvation.
 
Though in many ways a theological conservative and defender of traditional orthodoxy, Desika here shows himself to be radical
First name (inc. titles): 
Professor Francis X.

Surrender to God in Islam, Christianity, and Hinduism-Professor Lipner Talk

Lecture Type: 
Surrender to God in Islam, Christianity, and Hinduism
Full Name (inc. titles): 
Professor Julius Lipner
Date: 
Thursday, January 24, 2008 - 12:00
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This afternoon conference examines the idea of surrender to God in three religions and provides the opportunity to address comparative theological concerns. In all three theistic traditions there is the idea of human surrender to God. The conference will explore what this means in the different traditions and look towards a theological dialogue between them.

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Professor Julius

The "Hindu" Goddess and Indian modernity

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Professor Sumathi Ramaswamy
Date: 
Thursday, May 15, 2008 -
09:30 to 17:30
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Professor Sumathi

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