World Association for Vedic Studies
To Be Held in July 9, 2004 at
University of Maryland, Washington DC, USA
ROCKVILLE, MARYLAND, May 2, 2004:
The Fifth International Conference of World Association for Vedic Studies
(WAVES), Inc., a multi-disciplinary academic society - tax exempt in USA, will
be held on July 9 Ð 11, 2004 at the University of Maryland, Shady Grove
Campus, at Rockville, Maryland (a suburb of Washington, DC), USA.
The theme of this years conference is: "India's
Intellectual Traditions In Contemporary Global Context"
The Conference aims to bring together
professionals with interests in diverse areas of Indian Studies. They include
scholars, academics, authors, writers, journalists, media-persons, artists,
etc., and, of course, the common folk interested in past, present and future
of Indian/Vedic Studies.
For further details, including Registration form, Call for papers,
hotel/motel accommodation, etc. please visit website at
World Association for Vedic Studies (WAVES), Inc. Or
contact Dr. Bhudev Sharma, President WAVES; e-mail
The previous four conferences attended by many professionals from all over the
world: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Caribbean, China, Germany, India,
Japan, Mexico, Nepal, Netherlands, UK and USA. were:
- International Conference on Revisiting Indus-Saraswati
Civilization & Ancient India, Atlanta (GA), October 4-6, 1996;
- International Conference on New Perspectives on Vedic & Ancient
Indian Civilization, Los Angeles (CA), August 7-9, 1998;
- International Conference on Contemporary Views on Indian Civilization,
Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, (NJ), July 28-30, 2000; and
- India's Contributions and Influences in the World, University of
Massachusetts, Dartmouth (MA) July 12-14, 2002.