AIIT Lent Term Lectures 2016

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Friday evening lectures: Lent Term 2016, Ancient India and Iran Trust, Cambridge.

Lectures begin at 5.30pm. Refreshments from 5pm. All welcome.

12 February: Michelle Quay (Cambridge)
Female Heroism in Sufi Hagiographical Texts – from Sulami (d. 1021) to ‘Attar (d. ca. 1221)

19 February: Arthur Dudney (Cambridge)
What Language Did Kiyomars Speak? Seventeenth and Eighteenth Century Theories on the Origins of Persian

26 February: Special event for Friends of the Trust
T. Richard Blurton (British Museum)
Krishna in the Garden of Assam

18 March: Raymond Mercier (Cambridge)
(Part of the Cambridge Science Festival – booking required.
Booking opens on 8 February: or tel.01223 356841)
Calendars in India and a problem with eclipses in Orissa

If you wish to attend the Friends’ event on 26 February or would like a Friends’ application form, please contact the Administrator on or tel. 01223 356841



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