Who is Deepak Sarma?

Deepak Sarma is a professor in the Department of Religious Studies at Case Western Reserve University.

After earning a BA in religion from Reed College, Sarma attended the University of Chicago Divinity School, where he received a PhD in the philosophy of religions.



Sarma writes and researches about "Hinduism," contemporary Hinduism, bioethics, Madhva Vedanta, Cultural Theory, post-colonial studies, and museology. 


Sarma was a guest curator of Indian Kalighat Paintings, an exhibition at the Cleveland Museum of Art. He is a curatorial consultant for the Department of Asian Art of the Cleveland Museum of Art.