• Dignity Initiative launches “The Journal on Dalit Studies”

    ANHS celebrates the launch of “The Journal of Dalit Studies”, “a peer-reviewed journal which publishes research articles, review articles, book reviews, interviews and commentaries etc. The main purpose of this journal is to enhance the understanding o...

  • CFP for Dor Bahadur Bista Prize for Best Graduate Student Paper

    A pdf of the CFP can be accessed here. The Association for Nepal and Himalayan Studies (ANHS) annually awards the Dor Bahadur Bista Prize for best graduate student paper submitted to this ANHS competition. The prize honors the life, career, and service of Dor Bahadur Bi...


    The Association for Nepal and Himalayan Studies is pleased to announce that Dr. Jeevan Sharma and Dr. Michael Heneise will be the next Co-Editors of Himalaya. Dr. Sharma is a Senior Lecturer in South Asia and International Development at the School of Social and Politic...

  • HIMALAYA issue 39.2 is now available

    We are pleased to share that HIMALAYA 39.2 is now live. All content is open-access, and can be read and downloaded here:

  • ANHS changes financial processors from PayPal to AffiniPay

    ANHS has transitioned its membership registration payment system from PayPal to AffiniPay in order to reduce overhead costs and steam-line processing within the Wild Apricot membership database. The transition to AffiniPay is simple and straightforward: when you are to ...

  • Get your printed copy of HIMALAYA Journal Volume 39.2!

    We are compiling the mailing list for HIMALAYA 39.2, which will feature a special theme on ‘Religion and Social Change in Ladakh’. In order to receive a hard copy of the journal, you must be an active ANHS member who has also paid $25 for the Journal Print...

  • Call for Expressions of Interest in role as HIMALAYA Journal Editor

    Call for Expressions of Interest in role as HIMALAYA Journal Editor with expertise in Nepal and Himalayan Studies The current editors will be standing down as co-editors of Himalaya: The Journal of the Association for Nepal and Himalayan Studies in mid-2020 to focu...

  • Jessica Vantine Birkenholtz’s book “Reciting the Goddess” awarded by the American Academy of Religion

    Jessica Vantine Birkenholtz‘s book Reciting the Goddess: Narratives of Place and the Making of Hinduism in Nepal (2018, Oxford University Press) was awarded the 2019 Award for Excellence in the Study of Religion in the Textual Studies Category by the American Aca...

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