Odyssey: Hinduism in America

This course will include a historical survey of the evolution of the Hindu tradition from 3000 BCE to modern times, interpreting the Vedas and their commentaries. For details, see Odyssey's fall catalog.

The course includes a trip to a Hindu temple, with the opportunity to engage with members of a local Hindu community. It will take place from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Oct. 14, at the Greater Baltimore Hindu-Jain Temple in Finksburg, Md. Interested students can meet to arrange carpooling. There will be no class on Monday, Oct. 16. Address: 2909 Bloom Rd, Finksburg, MD 21048. Phone: 410-861-8387. Website

910.795.01 Homewood campus
Mondays, Sept. 18 to Oct. 23, 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Cost: $149 (six sessions)

JHU full-time faculty/staff are eligible for 80% tuition remission; spouse/same sex domestic partners for 50% remission. You will be unable to register online and receive the discount. Contact 410-516-8516 for more information.