Oriental Studies

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Synonyms for Oriental Studies

the scholarly knowledge of Asian cultures and languages and people

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Ambassador Paez lauded Professor Patacha and Professor Rogala for initiating the event, which serves as a platform for new or incoming students of Oriental Studies to meet and interact with ambassadors from Asia.
Although there were a number of older (today politely called "non-traditional") students in our graduate program in Oriental Studies at the University of Pennsylvania in 1968, Moshe Gil certainly wasor seemed to bethe oldest.
And those who are godless have neither values nor decency" Kramer said in a recent lecture at the German Oriental Studies Conference at the University of Munster.
particular, regarding Syria, Director of Oriental Studies Institute under Armenian National Academy of Science, Ruben Safrastyan, told
Perennes, the director of the Dominican Institute for Oriental Studies in Cairo, said the first exhibition was held in Jeddah and then in the national museum in Riyadh before going to Dammam, Saudi Arabia.
Dean Faculty of Islamic and Oriental Studies Prof Dr Qibla Ayaz, Director Institute of Islamic and Arabic Studies Prof Dr Miraj ul Islam Zia and Executive Director PEF Rashad Bukhari were also present on the occasion.
Summary: The Shaikh Zayed Book Award is looking to attract nominations from Russia and therefore, the award's organisers, along with the Institute of Oriental Studies and UAE's Embassy in Moscow, have planned an Arab-Russian Cultural seminar in the Russian capital on September 27.
Moscow, June 20 (BNA) -- Bahrain's delegation currently visiting Moscow led by Chairman of Foreign Affairs, Defense and National Security Committee, MP Abdul-Rahman Bu Majeed, met with Head of Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Professor Vitaly Naumkin to listen to a detailed explanation on the Institute's role and activities.
Speakers include Richard Taruskin (Department of Music, University of California, Berkeley), Cherryl Walker (Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology, Stellenbosch University), Jonathan Cross (Faculty of Music, University of Oxford), Jessica Dubow (Department of Geography, University of Sheffield) and Angela Impey (Department of Music, School of African and Oriental Studies, University of London).
He affirmed that His Majesty the Sultan's Chairs for Arabic language and oriental studies at the most renowned universities, establishing the Sultan Qaboos College for Teaching Arabic to Non-Native Speakers (SQC-TANNS) and compiling the Sultan Qaboos Lexicon of Arab names are few evidences of His Majesty's interest in this eternal language.
This unique collection displayed memorable Haj photos dating back to 1908, taken by Mohammad Al Hussayni and found in the archives of the Dominican Institute for Oriental Studies in Paris.
The Foreign Minister will also have interaction with Russian parliamentarians and address the Institute of Oriental Studies.
The Pakistani foreign minister is also scheduled to meet with Chairman of the Duma Committee for international affairs Alexei Pushkov and have a number of meetings at the Institute of Oriental Studies under the Russian Academy of Sciences, the foreign ministry said.
First of all we need to excavate it and then we can say how old it is," said Asan Torgoyev from the Oriental Studies Department of the Hermitage.
The Moscow Institute of Oriental Studies has issued the invitation to the Palestinian factions to held a new round of talks in Moscow.