Staff – details

Mag. Dr. Christian Ferstl
T: +43-1-4277-43513
Summer term 2022
142173 UE Readings from "Great Poetry" (mahakavya) - The story of Sakuntala and Duhsanta in the Sanskrit epic Mahabharata (I 62-69)

Ferstl, C. (2019). Bāṇa’s literary representation of a South Indian Śaivite. In N. Mirnig, M. Rastelli, & V. Eltschinger (Eds.), Tantric Communities in Context (pp. 171-201). Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften (ÖAW). Beiträge zur Kultur- und Geistesgeschichte Asiens Vol. 99 Sitzungsberichte / Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Philosophisch-Historische Klasse Vol. 899


Unreinheit und schöne Literatur: Leichenasche in der klassischen indischen Dichtung (Sanskrit und Prakrit, 1.-10. Jh.)

Christian Ferstl (Speaker)

1 Dec 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Bāṇabhaṭṭa’s Literary Representation of a South Indian Śaivite

Christian Ferstl (Speaker)

6 Feb 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Tantric Communities in Context: Sacred Secrets and Public Rituals

Christian Ferstl (Speaker)

5 Feb 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Department of South Asian, Tibetan and Buddhist Studies

Spitalgasse 2, Hof 2 (Campus)
1090 Wien

T: +43-1-4277-43513

christian.ferstl@univie.ac.at