Dr. Vincent, S.J. Sekhar

Updated: 12.06.2010

Address

Dep. of Philosophy Arul Anandar College (Autonomous)
Karumathur - 625514, Madurai Tamil Nadu India

Contact

E-Mail: sekharsj[at]rediffmail.com

About

Dr. Vincent Sekhar is a Jesuit from South India. After his M.Phil and PhD in the Dept of Jainology from the University of Madras, he did post-doctoral research as a Junior Fellow at Woodstock Theological Centre, Washington, DC, USA. Besides teaching in the dept. of Philosophy at Arul Anandar college, Karumathur, he also coordinates the works of Jesuits in South Asia, engaged in the field of Interfaith Dialogue. He has published several articles on themes related to Jain studies from inter-disciplinary and Christian perspectives. His book "Dharma - In Early Brahmanic, Buddhist and Jain Traditions" is a researched work on the technical and popular meaning and understanding of Dharma from the early Brahmanic, Buddhist, and Jain perspectives. The book also covers the technical meaning (s) of the term Dharma, compares and contrasts them between traditions.
His latest book is "Quest for Harmony: An anthology of Religions in Dialogue."

References

Share this page on:
Page glossary
Some texts contain  footnotes  and  glossary  entries. To distinguish between them, the links have different colors.
  1. Dharma
  2. Madras
  3. Madurai
  4. Tamil
  5. Tamil Nadu
  6. University of Madras
  7. Washington
Page statistics
This page has been viewed 2369 times.
© 1997-2020 HereNow4U, Version 4
Home
About
Contact us
Disclaimer
Social Networking

Today's Counter: