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1/5 Last week, I taught about Anquetil-Duperron, William Jones, the discovery of #language similarity and the beginnings of IE Studies. Disciplines such as #Iranian Studies or #Indology, as we know them today, would not have been possible without those efforts and contributions.
2/5 But I also made it a point to at least briefly discuss "genesis amnesia" and the critical examination of Oriental Studies offered by @tavak in "Tavakoli-Targhi, Mohamad. 2001. Refashioning Iran: Orientalism, occidentalism and historiography. Palgrave Macmillan".
3/5 I was glad to discover this morning, the wonderful 2019 themed issue of "History of Humanities", Vol 4(2), dedicated to "Classics of the Humanities" & edited, it seems, by @rensbod & Kasper Eskildsen. All texts are available for free:

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प्रणाम - रघु राम की नगरी अयोध्या से।

#travel #Ayodhya
Journey of #Ayodhya begins with Litti Chokha at Guptaar Ghat #travel #vegetarian #incredibleindia
Sri Ram Paduka at Guptargarhi or Chakrahari Tirth at #Ayodhya #travel #indology
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