Sacred Mountains and Trees in India
The Goodspeed Lecture Series welcomes David Haberman presenting “Environmental Possibilities in the Worship of Sacred Mountains and Trees in India,” at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, April 6, at the lecture hall of Denison University’s Burton D. Morgan Center (150 Ridge Road). The lecture is free and open to the public.
Haberman is professor of religious studies at Indiana University. He is an expert on the Hindu traditions of north India, and his research focuses on the intersection of religion and ecology. Haberman is the author of “People Trees: Worship of Trees in Northern India,” “River of Love in an Age of Pollution: The Yamuna River of Northern India,” and “Journey Through the Twelve Forests: An Encounter with Krishna.”