Research Associate in the History of South Asian Religions and Jain Studies

Patrick Felix Krüger studied Indology, Indian and East Asian Art History at Freie Universität Berlin and the History of South Asia, Tibetan, Mongolian and Islamic Studies at the Humboldt Universität zu Berlin. He graduated in Indian Art History and received a PhD in Art History of South Asia. Specialized on Religion, Art and Culture of Jainism in ancient, medieval and modern India, his research also includes History and Art of Hindu religions; Missionary collections and archives; Religion and Museums.


  • Ph.D., South Asian Art History, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany.
  • M.A., Indian Art History, East Asian Art History, Freie Universität Berlin and History of South Asia, Islamic Studies, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany.

Käte Hamburger Fellowship:  

Duration: April to September 2016
Project: The Visualization of the Dharma. New Perspectives of the Origin and the Meaning of the Jina Image and the Beginning of Jain Image Worshipping

Office Hours

by appointment