Jaina Studies has lost one of its most celebrated scholars, Padmanabh S. Jaini, Emeritus Professor of UC Berkeley, who was closely linked with SOAS
2nd June 2021
31st March 2021
Dr Peter Flügel, Reader in the Study of Religions and Chair of the Centre of Jaina Studies, has been awarded a grant £284,410 by the Leverhulme Trust for a project on Jaina Prosopography.
3rd May 2017
15th March 2017
SOAS collaborates with top academic and cultural organisations to host conference on sociologist Max Weber
SOAS University of London will be hosting a conference on sociologist Max Weber’s classical work Hinduism and Buddhism next month, in collaboration with Max Weber Studies, German Historical Institute London, Nehru Centre London, Max Weber Kolleg Erfurt, and the British Sociological Association.
24th August 2016
Samani Unnata Pragya has been awarded a scholarship to conduct her research through the Centre of Jaina Studies at SOAS, supervised by Dr Peter Flügel.
16th November 2015
Influential members of the Jain community came together at SOAS, University of London last week for a lunch hosted by Director of SOAS Professor Paul Webley and a discussion on future collaboration of the Centre for Jaina Studies at the School and academic partners in India.
9th April 2015
Two major events focusing on Jaina studies at SOAS, University of London will mark the 10th anniversary of the Centre of Jaina Studies (COJS) this week.
19th March 2014
The Centre of Jaina Studies in the Department of the Study of Religion at SOAS, University of London, has been awarded a three-year research grant from the Leverhulme Trust to publish the work of librarian and indologist Johannes Emil Klatt.
8th October 2012