Center for South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

Center for South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

skip to events

calendar tabs

  •  All 
  • Month
  • Week
  • Day
  • (Selected tab) Detail

Event Detail Information

"The Ganga, National River of India: Its Heritage and Future"

SpeakerTo Be Announced
Date Oct 9, 2015
Time 9:00 am - 5:00 pm  
Location Heritage RoomACES Library, Information, and Alumni Center 1101 S. Goodwin Avenue Urbana, IL. 61801
Sponsor CSAMES
Phone 217-244-7331
Event type Seminar/Symposium
Views 5003
Originating Calendar CSAMES events

The symposium will bring together scholars from many diverse disciplines who will speak to the multi-faceted heritage of the Ganga, discuss how this precious heritage is at risk, and develop an integrated framework guiding ecologically and culturally sustainable approaches to conservation.

Topics to be covered include Ganga’s purity and pollution, mapping urbanization and festivals, arts of the Ganga, and the sacred Landscape.

link for robots only