Yūto Kawamura

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Yūto Kawamura
University of Oxford
Oriental Institute
Job title
JSPS Overseas Research Fellow

Published Papers

Śaraṇadeva's Device to Justify Vedic Usage in Non-Vedic Literature
Yūto Kawamura
Journal of Indological Studies   28 51-64   2018   [Refereed]
Bhaṭṭoji Dīkṣita on Scriptural Statements: The Confirmation and Authorization of Grammarians' Theory of dharma by Vedic Thought (In Japanese)
15 75-90   2018
New Material for Studying Pāṇini’s Grammar and Its Vedic Background: Sthiramati on Aṣṭādhyāyī 2.3.16
Yuto Kawamura
Indo-Iranian Journal   61 101-117   2018   [Refereed]
Interweaving Poetic Devices with Grammatical Illustrations: A New Type of Kāvya by Bhaṭṭi
Yuto Kawamura
Nagoya Studies in Indian Cultures and Buddhism: Saṃbhāṣā   34 43-56   2018   [Refereed]
Sakṛdbaddham anityaṃ dvirbaddhaṃ ca subaddham
Yuto Kawamura
Journal of South Asian Languages and Cultures   9 77-93   2018   [Refereed]
Candragomin’s Theory of karman
Yuto Kawamura
Journal of Indian and Buddhist Studies   66(3) 992-998   2018   [Refereed]
Early Grammarians on dharma: Knowledge and Practice in the Ordinary and Vedic Worlds (In Japanese)
14 103-121   2017
Sambandha versus Sambaddhasambandha: The Semantics of Sixth-triplet Endings
Yūto Kawamura
Journal of Indian Philosophy   46(1) 179-192   2017   [Refereed]
Bhartr̥hari’s Interpretation of the Vedic idáṃ bhū-Construction
Yūto Kawamura
Tetsugaku (Hiroshima Philosophical Society)   69 57-65   2017   [Refereed]
The Status of Grammar in Daṇḍin’s Kāvyādarśa
Yūto Kawamura
South Asian Classical Studies   12 257-267   2017   [Refereed]

Books etc

The Kāraka Theory Embodied in the Rāma Story: A Sanskrit Textbook in Medieval India. With a Foreword by George Cardona.
Yūto Kawamura
New Delhi: D. K. Printworld   2018   
The Decryption of the Bhaṭṭikāvya: Sanskrit Court Poetry and Pāṇinian Grammar
Yūto Kawamura
Kyoto: Hōzōkan   2017   

Conference Activities & Talks

An Introduction to Sanskrit Etymology [Invited]
Yūto Kawamura
Dec 2018   
Grammar, Etymology, and Magic: How to make a Ritual Formula Efficacious [Invited]
Yūto Kawamura
9th Coffee Break Conference: Science and Technology in Premodern Asia, Wolfson College, University of Oxford   Dec 2018   
What is the Purpose of Restating dā in Aṣṭādhyāyī 5.3.19 tado dā ca
Yūto Kawamura
17th World Sanskrit Conference, University of British Columbia, Vancouver   Jul 2018   
Noah's Ark in India: The Story of How a Fish Saves Manu from the Flood in the Śatapatha-Brāhmaṇa [Invited]
Yuto Kawamura
Sanskrit Reading Room, SOAS University of London   May 2018   
Bridging the Gap between Semantic Elucidation (Nirvacana) in the Sanskrit Tradition and Historical Linguistics
Kenji Takahashi and Yūto Kawamura
The 10th Next-Generation Global Workshop: Delineating Borders in a Borderless World, Kyoto University   Sep 2017   

Social Contribution

Devavāṇīpraveśikā: An Introduction to the World of Sanskrit
[TV or radio appearance, Informant]  Hiroshima University  The 7th Young Researchers’ Social Lunch  Apr 2019