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Anantanand Rambachan


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Anantanand Rambachan is Chair and Professor of Religion, Philosophy and Asian Studies at Saint Olaf College, Minnesota, USA, where he has been teaching since 1985. Prof. Rambachan is the author of several books, book-chapters and articles in scholarly journals. Among his books are, Accomplishing the Accomplished, The Limits of Scripture, The Advaita Worldview: God, World and Humanity, The Hindu Vision and Gitamrtam: The Essential Teachings of the Bhagavadgita.

Articles contributed to the Meeting Rivers Series:

  1. Diwali: Hearing Earth's Cry (October 2014)
  2. Vivekananda and 'the preferential option for the poor' (April 2014)
  3. Hinduism in the Public Square (September 2013)
  4. Shiva: A theological reflection (March 2009)