Welcome to the Royal Asiatic Society. The Royal Asiatic Society provides a forum for those who are interested in the languages, cultures and history of Asia to meet and exchange ideas. Come and join us!
A portico of four columns. Ram Raz Collection c.1825
Kunisato Triptych: View of Akabane, Yedo, early evening. From an album of theatrical prints presented by Herbert Charles Fanshawe, December 1923
Tod Collection: Rana Jai Singh of Newar being weighed, Udaipur
Demons and kings seated in two main rows. Illustration from the Adi parva of the Mahabharata.
The RAS is delighted to launch a Digital Library, hosting a variety of digitized treasures from our historic collections. Please see here for more details: http://royalasiaticsociety.org/royal-asiatic-society-launches-digital-library/
February 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Professor Mercedes Volait (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique) – The Domestic Collecting of Islamic Artefacts in 19th Century Cairo: The Meymar Objects at the Victoria and Albert MuseumMarch 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm