USF World News

USF World Launches Undergraduate Certificate in India Studies
June 27, 2012

The USF World Center for India Studies will introduce an undergraduate certificate in India Studies this fall. (Read More…)

The Center for India Studies 2011 Conference – Final Report
November 30, 2011

The Center for India Studies is very pleased to report that the conference on ‘Eastern and Indigenous Perspectives on Sustainability and Conflict Resolution’ held on November 14-15,  2011 attracted a fine gathering of scholars and participants from across the U.S. and internationally. The conference was funded by grants from the Uberoi Foundation for Religious Studies, and by a Conference Support Grant from the Office of  Research, University of South Florida, and co-sponsored by the International Center for Cultural Studies USA Inc., a nonprofit organization. The conference examined sustainable/conflict-resolving philosophies and practices in South and East Asian religions and cultures and within indigenous communities across the globe. (Read More…)

Introduction to Vegetarian Indian Cooking
September 26, 2011

Center for India Studies organized a cooking event at Sanatan Mandir on 24th September and 25th September. Bella Patel, a leading attorney of Tampa Bay, hosted the three sessions of the cooking class. According to Ayurveda, India’s ancient science of healing, food is medicine and the right combination of herbs and diet are an integral component of good health. (Read More…)