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Adam Newman / Profile

Research Assistant | Administrator

I am a research assistant for SHANTI and recently received my M.A. in Religious Studies at UVa. My scholarly interests are in the field of Indian Buddhist Tantra and Shaiva Tantra.


Interests

My interests include the study of the intertextual relationships between Indian Tantric Buddhism and Shaiva Tantra, Tantric exegesis, yoga, and the preservation of Tantric manuscripts through digital technology.

Scholarly Disciplines
Buddhist Studies (5), Tantric Studies (2)
Time Periods of Interest
8th-13th century India (1)
Places of Interest
India (6), Nepal (5)
Technologies of Interest
digital archives (6), digitizing (3)

Projects


Not a member of any projects.

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Organizations

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Education/Credentials

  • B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara
  • M.A., University of Virginia

Direct Contact

Email: aln4r@virginia.edu
Cell Phone: 760-533-5896
Instant Message (IM):

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