South Asia Research and Information
Institute, Dallas, &
Asian Studies, Southern Methodist University
will present a one-day conference entitled
The Legacy of Buddhism in South Asia: Disruption, Propagation, and Accommodation
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday, October 1, 2016
McCord Auditorium, Dallas Hall, Southern Methodist University
Between Rejection and Integration: Brahmanical Ideas and Practices in
Early Buddhist Texts
Oliver Freiberger, Ph.D.
University of Texas at Austin
Does Propagation Digress into Degeneration?
Insights into the Legacy of Buddhism in Andhra
Sree Padma Holt, Ph.D.
Bowdoin College, Maine
Buddhism among Tamils
Peter Schalk, Ph.D.
University of Uppsala (Emeritus), Sweden
The Rise of the Oppressed Tamilan:
Iyotheethassar, Tamil Buddhism, and the Movement towards a Casteless South Asia
Gajendran Ayyathurai, Ph.D.
University of Göttingen, Germany
Steven Lindquist, Ph.D.
Southern Methodist University
is free in the lot north of Dallas Hall on Daniel Avenue. For Directions to Southern Methodist
University, see http://sarii.org/directions.html.
will be provided only to those who had registered.
Registration is closed.
thanks for co-sponsorship to Southern Methodist University's
Department of Religious Studies