HDS 3405

Indian Religions Through Their Narrative Literatures: The Epics

Anne E. Monius


An examination of the religious traditions and communities of South Asia through the stories they tell. This semester's focus will be the epics-the Mahabharata and the Ramayana-in their numerous textual, regional, sectarian, and performative tellings. Note: Course has additional hour to be arranged.

Enrollment Limited: No
Open to BTI Students: Yes
Jointly offered as Religion 1625


0.50 credits
Expected to be offered Spring 2015
Mon Wed 10am-11am
Course location to be announced.

Relationship to Program Requirements

Program Requirement Area / Category / Art / Designation
MTS Area(s) of Focus
  • Hindu Studies
  • Religion, Literature, and Culture
  • South Asian Religious Traditions
MDiv Distribution Category/ies
  • Scriptural Interpretation
MDiv Art(s) of Ministry None
Language Course Designation(s) None