AIIT: Easter Term 2017 Lecture Programme13 March, 2017
Lectures begin at 5.30pm. Refreshments from 5pm. All welcome MONDAY 24th April: Giles Tillotson (Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II Museum, City Palace, Jaipur): Recent Developments at the Maharaja Sawai Man.
A Festschrift for John Hinnells12 March, 2017
The Ancient and India Iran Trust was recently privileged to hold the launch and presentation of a festschrift to John Hinnells, formerly Professor of Comparative Religion at Manchester University.
Mani in Cambridge: A Day-Symposium on Manichaean Studies5 March, 2017
The Trust has a long-standing connection with the study of Manichaeism and from 1999 to 2005 was the home of the AHRC funded Manichaean Dictionary Project, headed by our.
Recent library acquisitions from India27 February, 2017
The trust library recently added to its collection a substantial acquisition of books from the National Museum, Delhi, following our participation in the museum’s hosting of the exhibition ‘The.
Echoes of the past: pre-partition postcards from India26 February, 2017
A delightful item which we have recently catalogued is a collection of 58 postcards dating from pre-partition India which was given to us by Cyrus Pherozeshah Mehta (1917-2011). The.
Bridget Allchin: Pioneering Prehistorian of South Asian Archaeology10 February, 2017
In celebration of Bridget Allchin’s 90th birthday by Danika Parikh, University of Cambridge Archaeologist Bridget Allchin was born Bridget Gordon on February 10th, 1927. Inspired by the work of.