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Asia Transpacific Journeys partners with Princeton University on Spiritual India, an educational tour to India

August 17, 2009
An educational tour to India studies both Hinduism and Buddhism’s affects on India’s culture.

An India educational tour studies both Hinduism and Buddhism’s affects on India’s culture.

Asia Transpacific Journeys is partnering with Princeton Journeys to offer Princeton University’s alumni an in-depth survey of India’s religious and spiritual traditions. The educational tour to India will be led by renowned Buddhist scholar Stephen F. “Buzzy” Teiser *86, the D.T. Suzuki Professor in Buddhist Studies in the Department of Religion at Princeton University.

The birthplace of Hinduism and Buddhism, India’s spiritual doctrines are prevalent throughout Asia, and inform its philosophical, architectural, and artistic traditions. Traversing from north to south, this journey is an ambitious exploration of India’s most important religious sites. Furthermore, it will provide Princeton alumni with a sweeping overview of the contrasts, the contradictions, the vastness, the greatness that is India.

For travelers interested in customizing a similar educational tour to India, please contact our Travel Specialists who can create personalized, custom itineraries with in-depth studies.

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