Social sciences and humanities

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Book release: Puurvavalokana

Release of “Purvavalokana” Kannada translation of selected works of Balu About: Prof. Balagangadhara Rao Chair: Prof. Shadakshari Shettar

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Lecture by Prof Balu: Decolonising Social Sciences (Bangalore, 2011)

Prof Balagangadhara addressed the participants about the project of decolonising social sciences. The special guest of this lecture was Prof. S.A. Bari. Prof. Rajaram Hegde, Prof, R.L.M. Patil, Prof, Sivaramkrishnana, Prof. P.V. Krishna Butt, Prof. J.S. Sadananda and Karant were also discussants of this lecture. The research scholars of the Gent University and CSLC have […]

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Workshop: Can we rethink Sanskritization?

Two days workshop is organised by CSLC. Prof G. Sivaramakrishnan will moderate the entire workshop. Scholars will discuss and debate about the subject. Date 13-11-2010 to 14-11-2010 Venue : Kuvempu University Can we relook at Sanskritization? Does Sanskritization make any sense today? Sanskritization: Does it make any sense now? Is there any alternative?

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Interview by Portuguese television SIC

For its series ‘Europa XXI’ about universities in Europe, SIC interviewed Prof. Balu. The interview was used in 2 editions of the programme: one edition about Ghent University (emitted on 13 November 2010), and one edition devoted entirely to Prof. Balagangadhara’s India Platform vision (emitted on 18 December 2010). Information about the program (in Portuguese): […]

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Indian Welcome Evening 2010

Welcome evening for the new Indian students at Ghent University, with a presentation of the India Platform UGent and a lecture by Prof. Balagangadhara on “Being an Indian in Europe”. Friday, October 29th, 2010 17:30  Presentation of the India Platform 17:45  Lecture of prof. Balu on “Being an Indian in Europe” with discussion 18:45  Dinner […]

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