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Religious studies educator

Heinrich H. von Stietencron, religious studies educator.

Background

Stietencron, Heinrich H. von was born on June 18, 1933.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Munich, 1965. DHabil, University Heidelberg, 1970.

Career

Assistant professor South Asia Institute, Heidelberg, Germany, 1970—1973. Professor, head Seminar fuer Indologie University Vgl. Religionswisse, University Tubingen, Germany, 1973—1998.

Dean Faculty Kulturwissenschaften, 1981—1982. Visiting professor Temple University, Philadelphia, 1983, University La Sapientia, Rome, 1989, College France, Paris, 1993.

Works

Membership

Member of Institute für Historische Anthropologie (chairman 1982-1991), South Asian Religious Art Studies (advisory board), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Asienkunke (executive committee 1982-1993), Deutsche Vereinigung für Religionsgeschichte (president 1980-1993), Deutsche Morgenländische Gesellschaft, International Association Sanskrit Studies, Academy Wissenschaften, Wiss Gesellschaft für Theologie (honorary), Society Asiatique (honorary).

Connections

Son of Georg Eduard von Stietencron.

father:
Georg Eduard Stietencron