Log In

Trichur Subramaniam Rukmani Edit Profile

educator , Philosopher

Trichur Subramaniam Rukmani, Indian Philosopher. Avocations: classical music, classical dance, theatre, African traditional dances. F C. Indian Institute Advanced Study fellow, 1989-1990, Ida Smedley International fellow International Federation U. Women, Geneva, 1972-1973; Government India Humanities scholar, 1955-1958.


Rukmani, Trichur Subramaniam was born on June 29, 1930 in Palghat, Kerala, India. Daughter of Trichur Vaidyanathan and Parvathy S.


Bachelor with distinction, Delhi (India) University, 1952. Master of Arts, Delhi (India) University, 1954. Doctor of Philosophy, Delhi (India) University, 1958.

Doctor of Letters, Delhi (India) University, 1991.


From. lecturer to senior lecturer Indraprastha College, Delhi, 1964-1981. Director non collegiate womens education board Delhi University, 1981-1982, principal miranda house, 1982-1992. Professor, chair Hindu studies and Indian philosophy University Durban, Westville, South Africa, 1993-1995.

Professor, chair Hindu studies Concordia University, Montreal, Canada, since 1996. Working committee Hindu studies Department Education, Durban, 1994-1995. Advisory panel on theology Human Sciences Research council, Pretoria, South Africa, 1994-1995.

Committee member Project on Hinduism and Human Rights, since 1994. Fellowship committee International Federation University Women, Geneva, 1989-1992.


  • Avocations: classical music, classical dance, theatre, African traditional dances. F C.


  • Other Work

    • Editor: Religious Consciousness and Life Worlds, 1991. Editor Journal Indolog. Society Southern Africa, 1994-1995.


President University Womens Association Delhi, 1980-1982. Senate committee Culture University The University of Durban-Westville, 1993-1995, executive committee arts faculty University Durban, Westville, 1994-1995. Managing committee Modern School, Delhi, 1986-1989.

Coordinator seminar on development human potential International Federation University Women Conference, Groningen, 1983. Member International Association for Sanskrit Studies (consultative committee since 1994), All India Oriental Conference (life).


  • Other Interests

    Classical music, classical dance, theater, african traditional dances.


Married Sundaramiyer Rajamani, November 14, 1956. 2 children.

Trichur Vaidyanathan

Parvathy S.

Sundaramiyer Rajamani