Thu, 09 Nov|
BEYOND THE GANGES - INDIANIZATION OF SOUTHEAST ASIA
This lecture will examine what is called Hinduization or Indianization of the Southeast Asian peninsula at the beginning of the Common Era. This would seem very distant if this Indianization were not at the heart of various controversies.
Time & Location
09 Nov, 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm GMT+7
Quận 1, 63/11 Pasteur, Bến Nghé, Quận 1, Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh 70000, Vietnam
About The Event
This lecture will examine what is called Hinduization or Indianization of the Southeast Asian peninsula at the beginning of the Common Era. This would seem very distant if this Indianization were not at the heart of various controversies. This lecture will consider the outcomes of Indianization in mainland Southeast Asia. It will analyze various aspects such as Dharma, local Cham and Khmer innovations, Southeast Asians scripts and the Khmer mountain temples.
OUR SPEAKER: Corsican born Jean-Michel Filippi is Professor of Khmer Linguistics at the Royal University of Phnom Penh and is a leading scholar of Cambodian languages. He completed his Phd at the Sorbonne in Paris. His decade long fascination with Cambodia reaches into the country’s extraordinary history, art and architecture. He is the author of the book Strolling around Phnom Penh, and is a passionate speaker. For more information about Dr. Jean-Michel, please check out www.kampotmuseum.wordpress.com Join us for a special Saigon evening.
Registration form: https://forms.gle/hD4wEVtoxpUcyRyaA
Entrance tickets purchased in advance: 300,000VND/ ticket or 650.000 VND / combo ticket (ticket with dinner and 1 drink) Entrance tickets at the door (if available) 350, 000VND/ticket. (Please note that this is an intimate venue and most talks sell out). CHILDREN UNDER 12 YEARS OLD NOT PERMITTED. GROUP REQUESTS HANDLED BASED ON AVAILABILITY. TICKETS AVAILABLE AT THE OLD COMPASS CAFE - 3rd Floor, 63/11 Pasteur St., District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. (The alley right next to Liberty Citypoint Hotel)
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