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South Asia: Religious Studies: Home

Information about some religions found in South Asia, including Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam, Jainism, Judaism, Christianity, and Sikhism.

South Asia

Mahabharata, 1850. Persian MSS +94, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Libary


Research on South Asia

This Guide is intended to give students and researchers a starting point for learning about religions in South Asia using Yale University Library resources. Geographically South Asia incorporates: 

Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka

You can find information on how to search the library, language resources, data and statistics, web resources, current events from or about South Asia; plus more general help on how to use the library.

Note that in the "Search" box in the title bar of this Guide, you can search within this Guide, all Guides, the Orbis catalog, or do a Web search using Google.

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Librarian for South Asian Studies

Rich Richie
Sterling Memorial Library, 212

Southeast Asia Reading Room: Sterling Memorial Library, 214

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