Images courtesy of the South Asia Institute.
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For eight weeks in 2013, tens of millions of Hindu pilgrims traveled to bathe at the confluence of the Ganges and Yamuna rivers in Prayag, India, during the Maha Kumbh Mela. Harvard's South Asia Institute coordinated a team of nearly 50 scholars to study this gathering which becomes, temporarily, the largest city in the world [... more]
(Posted May 2014)
Harvard’s Foundations of Human Behavior Initiative has just established a new research fund available to all Harvard faculty and doctoral students. The next deadline is August 31, 2014. Four times per year, a selection committee of faculty members from multiple disciplines will choose projects for awards capped at $40,000. High-risk, high-impact projects with an interdisciplinary focus are sought. To apply, please visit the Foundations of Human Behavior website.