Photograph of Dr. Patrick Felix Krüger

Dr. Patrick Felix Krüger

Research Associate

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.


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

Project Leader of Research Section for Jainism

Individual Researcher of Research Focus "Missionary Collections"

Research Associate of Center for Religious Studies , CRC 1475 „Metaphors of Religion“ , South Asian History of Religions and Subproject B04

Former Projects and Responsibilities

Project Leader of Jainism in the West

Individual Researcher of The Visualization of the Dharma

Research Associate of CERES Directorate and Teaching-Learning-Project: Between Iconophily and Iconoclasm

Fellow of Käte Hamburger Kolleg