RELG 350 Bhakti Hinduism (3 credits)

Offered by: Religious Studies (Faculty of Arts)


Religious Studies : Foundation of theism in the Upanisads, Epics, Gita and puranas; image worship and temple religion in the Agamas; Vaisnavism, Saivism, Saktism, and competition with Buddhism and Jainism; the relation of Bhakti and Tantra; interaction of Hinduism, Islam, and Sikhism.

Terms: Fall 2017

Instructors: Hamsa Stainton (Fall)

  • Fall

  • Prerequisite: RELG 252 or permission of the instructor