Welcome to FID4SA-Repository

FID4SA-Repository is the full-text server of the Specialized Information Service South Asia – FID4SA and is provided by Heidelberg University Library. It offers scholars worldwide the opportunity to publish their texts in electronic form free of charge according to Open Access principles. All types of publications (e.g. monographs, articles, lectures) from the field of South Asian Studies and Indology can be archived at FID4SA-Repository. The documents are stored using standardised addresses (URN, DOI) and metadata (OAI-PMH) and their long-term availability is guaranteed. They are also searchable via the German union catalogues and search engines.

Currently, FID4SA-Repository offers free full-text access to 4,481 publications.

Most recent items

1. Steiner, Karin (2019) Die Śaṅkarācāryas und das Śarannavarātrī-Fest von Śṛṅgerī: Zur Performanz von Sakralität und Macht in einer südindischen Tradition. In: Herbers, Klaus ; Nehring, Andreas ; Steiner, Karin (Hrsgg.): Sakralität und Macht. Franz Steiner Verlag, Stuttgart 2019, pp. 173-188 . ISBN 978-3-515-12161-3
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2. Steiner, Karin (2017) Mensch, Held, Gott: "Fluid identities" in hinduistischen Traditionen. In: Heinzer, Felix ; Leonhard, Jörn ; von den Hoff, Ralf (Hrsgg.): Sakralität und Heldentum. Ergon Verlag, Würzburg 2017, pp. 129-142 . ISBN 978-3-95650-259-0
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3. Haas, Dominik A. (2022) "Mantras: Sound, Materiality, and the Body": A Comprehensive Workshop Report.
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4. Sharma, Shivani (2020) Agreement for Bringing Peace to Afghanistan: A Comprehensive Peace Agreement or a Mere Withdrawal Deal?
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5. Sharma, Shivani (2020) The Challenge of Terrorism: An Impediment in US-Pakistan Relations.
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