Institute of Indian
Worked at the Lalbhai
Dalpatbhai Institute of Indology,
Gujarat, India, February 1988-November 1989.
Studied Jain Sanskrit philosophical texts and
Prakrit narrative literature with Pofessor Nagin
Shah, and lived for four months in Carup, North
Gujarat, studying Jain karma texts with a Jain
monk and scholar, Muni Jambuvijayaji, and
observing Jain religious practice.
Language and Area Studies
of Pennsylvania South Asia Regional Studies
1984-1985, 1985-1986, 1986-1987, for study of
Hindi (3 years) and Gujarati (1
of California, Santa
Roots Talent Search Scholarship, the