Prodosh Aich

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Dr. Prodosh Aich (1933–) is a retired Bengali-Indian professor, formerly of the University of Oldenburg, and the author of several books.[1]

He is chiefly known for his German language publication Lies With Long Legs, (Lügen mit langen Beinen), that questions the foundations and veracity of Indology, Indologists, Aryans, Sanskrit, Hinduism, Indo-European-language families and race along with many more.[1][2][3]

Biography[edit]

He was born in 1933 in Calcutta (now Kolkata), India. He did his high school and philosophical studies in India, and studied sociology, ethnology, and philosophy at the University of Cologne in Germany. He also taught sociology at the University of Rajasthan, University of Cologne and Oldenburg University.[1][2][4][5]

He has published many essays and papers in readers and journals and made several documentary films as well as authored several books.[1][4]

Bibliography[edit]

  • Lies With Long Legs — Discoveries, Scholars, Science, Enlightenment Documentary Narration (Lügen mit langen Beinen, German) in 2003.
  • Coloured amongst whites (Farbige unter Weissen, German) in 1962.
  • Thorns on a Righteous Path (Preis des aufrechten Gangs, German) in 2001.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d University of California, Riverside - "Lügen mit langen Beinen — Dr Horst Friedrich, FMES, Wörthsee, Germany — THE "INDO-EUROPEANS" AND THE CONCEPT OF "LANGUAGE FAMILIES"; - In: MIDWESTERN EPIGRAPHIC JOURNAL, Volume 17, Number 2, 2003". faculty.ucr.edu. Retrieved 2012-02-13. "Prodosh Aich, a Bengali Indian who has, however, for decades been a member of the German academic Establishment. He has studied ethnology, philosophy, and sociology at Cologne University and has taught sociology at universities in Cologne, Rajasthan (India), and Oldenburg." 
  2. ^ a b ""Fundamentals of Indology wrong" , "Max Mueller a Swindler" - Interview with Prof Prodosh Aich". haindavakeralam.org. Retrieved 2012-02-12. 
  3. ^ "Motives of the British East India Company — To convert and Conquer". hinduwisdom.info. Retrieved 2012-02-13. 
  4. ^ a b PRODOSH AICH was born in Calcutta in 1933
  5. ^ SpringerLink - "Contributors". Minverva (Springer, Part of Springer Science+Business Media) 1 (4): 530. Summer 1963. doi:10.1007/BF01107193. Retrieved 2012-02-13. "Dr.Prodosh Aich ..research associate of the institute for Sociology at University of Cologne" 

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