“If you define religion as dharma," says Professor Wendy Doniger, "which is the Hindu law of the way a human being should live her life, then the Mahabharata is a great Hindu religious text.” Read the full story online.
by Heup Young Kim
June 23, 2016
by Nancy Frankenberry
Last year, seven Divinity School alumni were awarded two-year grants to conduct research in a cutting-edge new field: enhancing life.
A number of Divinity School students have been awarded Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships for 2016-2017 study.
Michael J. Murrin, the Raymond W. and Martha Hilpert Gruner Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus in the Humanities and Professor of Religion and Literature, has earned the 2016 Norman Maclean Faculty Award.