East meets West: A musical exploration for beginners (Workshop announcement)

East meets West: A musical exploration for beginners Music is a universal language, but there are many ‘dialects’. There is classic and there is pop, fusion, folk, jazz…etc. Both India and Europe have a very strong musical tradition, but how different they are!  And we know so little about each other’s tradition. In this ‘illustrated talk’ … Continue reading East meets West: A musical exploration for beginners (Workshop announcement)

Research Project Proposal Writing Workshop (report and photos)

CIRHS and the PG Dept. of Social Work jointly conducted a two-day workshop called "Research Project Proposal Writing Workshop", on 23rd and 24th September, 2016. The workshop was attended by about 23 faculty members from SDM college and 5 faculty members from other colleges. The aim of the workshop was to encourage and help teachers who wish … Continue reading Research Project Proposal Writing Workshop (report and photos)

Summer School in Belgium

Dr. Sufiya Pathan of CIRHS was invited to conduct a session (along with Prof. Dr. Jakob De Roover) on ‘Cultural Diversity and the Idea of Human Rights’ within a two-week long 'Critical Interdisciplinary Course on Children’s Rights' organized by Children’s Rights Knowledge Centre, University College Ghent and Antwerp University at a summer school on children’s rights at Ghent, Belgium … Continue reading Summer School in Belgium

CIRHS activities between Sep 2015-Sep 2016

The CIRHS was setup in September 2015, and this site was published a year later in September 2016. Following are some of the activities that CIRHS organized during this period. 17-18 October 2015: “Past (Itihasa-Purana) and History” This workshop focused on the difference between itihasa-puranas and western modes of writing history. When one inherits the … Continue reading CIRHS activities between Sep 2015-Sep 2016