2016 - 2017

In 2016-2017, the Religions of India Initiative is partnering with UC Davis's Mondavi Center on a year long festival India in the Artist's Eye. Throughout the year, a photography exhibit by Clare Arni on "Disappearing Professions of Urban India" is on display in the Mondavi Center. 

FALL 2016

Bickram Ghosh Drums of India

Kolam Demonstration with Harinin Muralidharan and Lecture on the Kolam with Professor Vijaya Nagarajan



Jugalbandhi with Sikkil Gurucharan and Shujaat Khan 

The artists were in residence for a week, and participated in class visits and lecture demonstrations

Chancellor's Colloquium with Davesh Soneji and Katherine Schofield


Philip Lutgendorf on the Cultural History of Tea in India (Co-sponsored with the Global Tea Initiative)

April 11, 2017


A Lecture by Amitav Ghosh

April 12, 2017

Prahland Singh Tipanya and Linda Hess: Kabir in Music from Madhya Pradesh

April 13, 2017

A Six Week Film Festival curated by Fulbright Scholar in Residence, Gargi Sen

April 17-May 20, 2017




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