Dr Bjarne Wernicke-Olesen

Bjarne Wernicke-Olesen

Research interests

The Study of Religion and Hindu Studies; Indian languages (esp. Sanskrit, Vedic and Pali); Śāktism and tantric traditions; The ascetic reformism (6th to 2nd century BC); Medieval India and Nepal; Yoga and asceticism; Myths and rituals; History of Ideas in South Asia; Theory and method; Key thinkers and the history of research on religion.