THSC Upcoming Events

Here are our upcoming events.

Gesture, Body and Language in Tibet and the Himalayas
Tuesday, 25 June 2019 - 8:30am to 5:30pm

The event is BSL interpreted.

Ishaare: Gestures and Signs in Mumbai (screening of film, directed by Annelies Kusters)
Tuesday, 25 June 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

"Ishaare" has a double meaning: both "gestures" (in Hindi and Marathi) and "signs", as such, indicating that a strict distinction between them cannot be made.


Michaelmas 2019 

Aris Lecture

This year's Aris Lecture will be delivered by Dr Diana Lange (Humboldt University of Berlin), on Thursday December 5th. Further details will be posted here as soon as they are available. 

For further information on the activities of the Tibetan and Himalayan Studies Centre (THSC) see also


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Our upcoming events

20 - 20
Jun Jun
Mahopādhyāyamahotsava: Celebration of a Sanskrit Teacher
Thursday 20 June - 9:30am to 6:00pm

Join us for a day conference in celebration of Sanskrit studies, in honour of Dr Jim Benson; with eminent speakers presenting on topics including Pāṇinian grammar, Vedic, philosophy, religion, history, poetics and culture.


20 - 20
Jun Jun
Wolfson Leavers' Stall
Thursday 20 June - 10:00am to 3:00pm

Come and find out what it is to be a Wolfson Alumnus. The Wolfson Alumni Office will be giving away information and goodies all day in the Café on Thursday 20th June. We look forward to meeting as many leavers as possible.

Parties and Dinners
20 - 20
Jun Jun
Guest Night Dinner
Thursday 20 June - 7:15pm

Guest Night dinners take place on Thursdays during term time and are open to all members of College and Common Room. They provide a convivial atmosphere and the chance to meet other Wolfsonians as well as entertaining guests. Dress code is smart, no gowns.

Pre-dinner drinks are normally at 7.00 pm, followed by dinner at 7.30 pm.

Guest Night Price List