Institute of Indian Culture, situated in the picturesque location of Gyan Ashram Campus, Mahakali Caves Road, Andheri East, Mumbai 93 is a research centre – cum – library founded by the famous anthropologist Dr. Stephen Fuchs. The institute seeks to carry on the legacy of great scholars who have contributed greatly to the growth of Anthropology worldwide. It situates itself in the anthropological tradition spearheaded by Dr. Wilhelm Schmidt of Vienna who was a major contributor to the distinct theoretical position of ‘kulturkreis’ (culture-circle) theory in the diffusionist school of anthropology. Dr. Stephen Fuchs was a student of Dr. Schmidt.
Stephen Fuchs, Ph.D., Professor in Cultural Anthropology
J.V. Ferreira, Ph.D., Professor in Cultural Anthropology
A. Bopegamage, Ph.D., Professor in Sociology
S.M. Michael, Ph.D.,Director, Professor in Anthropology
Dr. (Mrs.) Vasundhara Mohan, MA., Ph.D., Programme Director
Augustine Kanjamala, Ph.D., Research Guide for PhD in Sociology
Myrtle Barse, Ph.D., Research Guide for PhD in Sociology
Leela D’Souza, Ph.D., Research Guide for M.A (Research) in Sociology
Joseph M.T., Ph.D., Assistant Professor in Sociology, University of Mumbai
Charles Vas, Ph.D., Member
Joyson Kurian, Member
Bernd Pflug, Ph.D., Member
Nirmal Dhanaswani, Ph.D., Research Scholar, University of Mumbai
Institute of Indian Culture
Mahakali Caves Road,
Telephone: +91 22 2836 8038, +91 22 2825 4729
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9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. (Monday to Saturday)
Holidays: Sundays and Public Holidays recognized by the Government of Maharashtra.
Institute of Indian Culture is situated at Gyan Ashram Campus, on the Mahakali Caves Road. The nearest bus stop is Sher-e-Punjab Bus stop on Mahakali Caves Road. It is situated beside Sacred Heart Church and across Canossa Primary School.