Lecture series Society of Friends of the Kern Institute (VVIK)
The lectures are organised by the Society of Friends of the Kern Institute (VVIK). All are welcome to attend.
The Society of Friends of the Kern Institute (Vereniging Vrienden van het Instituut Kern or VVIK) supports and promotes the study of South Asia, in particular India and Tibet. The society organises lectures and excursions, provides subsidies for study trips, supports the expansion and public use of the VVIK library-collections, and brings out a Newsletter and other publications. The VVIK acts in close cooperation with the South Asian and Tibetan Studies program of the Leiden University Institute for Area Studies (LIAS).