REL 140   Sanskrit

Richard Davis

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9:20 - 10:20 am

OLIN 101


Cross-listed:  Asian Studies, Classical Studies   Sanskrit is the language of ancient India, the language in which such works as the Bhagavad Gita, the great Hindu epics Mahabharata and Ramayana, and the Upanisads were written.  In this course students will learn the grammar and syntax of Classical Sanskrit and acquire a working vocabulary.  In the second semester students will read substantial portions of original texts in Sanskrit.   Religion program category: Interpretive.