Bettina Baumer

Bettina Baumer, Austrian by birth, is a widely-known Indologist, author and scholar, with a versatility of research concerns: ranging from Kashmir Saivism to Oriya religious traditions, from silpasastras to Indian temple architecture. Settled at Varanasi, India, since 1967, she was Research Director of the Alice Boner Foundation (Varanasi) and Visiting Professor of Religious Studies at Vienna University. And as President, since 1988, of the Abhishiktananda Society, she has been engaged in...See more