Conference Program

Hinduism Here
A Dialogue Conference

The Ella Weed Room, Milbank Hall
Barnard College, Columbia University
Saturday, May 3, 2003

 

1:00-1:30       Lunch                                                 The Spanish Room

                                                                                    207 Milbank Hall

1:30-1:45       Welcome and introductions          Jack Hawley

 

1:45-2:00       The draft course website               Vikas Malhotra

 

2:00-2:30       Divya Dham                                      Glenn Kaufman

                                                                                    Vikas Malhotra

                                                                                    Douglas Peters

 

2:30-3:00       America Sevashram Sangha       Jamie Berk

                                                                                    Alvino Sarran

 

3:00-3:30       Shri Guru Ravidas Sabha              Anamika Arora

Maryellen Dougherty

Rovika Rajkishun

 

3:30-4:00       Vaishnav Temple of New York      Shilpa Lakhani

Derek Mitchell

 

4:00-4:30       Coffee and tea                                 The Spanish Room

 

4:30-4:45       Jivamukti Yoga Center                   Rachel Flax

 

4:45-5:15       Arsha Vidya Gurukulam                 Michele Moritis

 

5:15-5:45       The Infinity Foundation                   Pankaj Jain

                                                                                    Rama Krishnan

                                                                                    Sneha Mehta

                                                                                   

5:45-6:00       Conclusion and thanks                  Jack Hawley

 

Basic information about the conference is as follows:

Locale:  
The Ella Weed Room
2nd floor, Milbank Hall, Barnard College
Please enter the campus at the gate on Broadway at 117th Street and follow the signs north toward Milbank Hall.

Transport:
Take the #1 or #9 train to 116th Street. The stop is on Broadway.
Take the #104 or #60 bus to Broadway and 116th.
Take the #5 bus to the corner of 116th St. and Riverside Drive; then walk up the hill on 116th to Broadway and turn left.

Registration:
Please inform Tynisha Rue in the Barnard Religion Department, at 212/854-2597, or true@barnard.edu, by Friday, April 25.