Continuing with its INDICA Conversations webinar series, INDICA USA hosted Padma Shri Prof. Meenakshi Jain on Saturday, May 9, 2020. Drawing from her own long and extensive research, Prof. Jain spoke on the topic of ‘What foreign travelers have told us of Indian history’.
In her engaging presentation, Prof. Jain was joined by co-hosts Avatans Kumar, Ramsundar Lakshminarayanan, and Nishant Limbachia and more than hundred live participants from four continents.
Prof. Jain is a Senior Fellow of the Indian Council of Social Science Research and a former Fellow of the Nehru Memorial Museum and Library. Prof. Jain was an Associate Professor of History at Gargi College, University of Delhi. In 202, Prof. Jain was awarded the Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award, by the Government of the Republic of India.
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