ASIAN 6667

ASIAN 6667

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2016-2017.

The course will examine South Asian traditions of religious practice that pay explicit attention to the subtle energies of the human body. It will explore these traditions' metaphysical groundings, socioreligious development, and cultural meanings, looking at the development of their ideas and practices in different meditational, magical, and devotional contexts. Some attention will also be paid to the emergence of modern postural yoga and its spread in the West. Readings will include translations of classical and vernacular texts as well as contemporary studies.

When Offered Fall.

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  •   Combined with: ASIAN 4467RELST 4467

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16203ASIAN 6667  SEM 101