Section 7: Linguistic and Cultural Concepts in South Asia

Date & Time: Saturday, 9.04.2016; 10.00–11.40

Location: Jakobi 2-130

Moderator: Audrius Beinorius (Vilnius University, Lithuania)

Participants and papers (click on the title for an abstract):

  1. Vytis Vidūnas (Vilnius University, Lithuania) “The Concept of brahman in the Vedas: A Linguistic Approach”
  2. Carmela Mastrangelo (Sapienza Università di Roma, Italy) “On the Old Indian *mr– > br-, the case of the Sanskrit brūñ vyaktāyāṃ vāci ‘to say, speak, tell’”