Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad

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Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad, FBA is Distinguished Professor of Comparative Religion and Philosophy at Lancaster University. His research focuses on Indian and comparative phenomenology, epistemology, metaphysics and philosophy of religion.[1]


His book "Divine Self, Human Self" was the winner of the Best Book 2011-15, by the Society for Hindu Christian Studies.

In July 2017, Ram-Prasad was elected a Fellow of the British Academy (FBA), the United Kingdom's national academy for the humanities and social sciences.[2]

Selected publications[edit]

  • Ram-Prasad, Chakravarthi (2013), Divine self, human self : the philosophy of being in two Gita commentaries, Bloomsbury, ISBN 1441176810
  • Ram-Prasad, Chakravarthi (2007), Indian philosophy and the consequences of knowledge : themes in ethics, metaphysics and soteriology, Aldershot, England, ISBN 9780754686767
  • Ram-Prasad, Chakravarthi (2006), India : life, myth and art, Duncan Baird, ISBN 1844832872


  1. ^ "Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad, Politics, Philosophy & Religion". Lancaster University. Retrieved 2016-11-29.
  2. ^ "Elections to the British Academy celebrate the diversity of UK research". British Academy. 2 July 2017. Retrieved 29 July 2017.

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