Professor Christopher Minkowski

Professor Christopher Minkowski

AB PhD Harvard, MA Oxf
Boden Professor of Sanskrit and Professorial Fellow
Academic subject(s): 
Oriental Studies
  • Core subject area: Sanskrit and Indian studies.   
  • Teaching: Sanskrit and Vedic language and literature, pre-modern Indian religions and intellectual history.
  • Research interests: The Sanskrit epics, especially the Mahabharata, and their reception history in Sanskrit; Sanskrit knowledge systems in the early modern period; the history of Indian astronomy; the comparative history of philology.

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