Awards

2012

Padma Bhushan. Awarded by the President of India for exceptional contribution to Art and Education

1990–1991

Guggenheim Fellow &
Fellow of the National Endowment for the Humanities
Project: Visual Narratives. Discourse in Early Buddhist Art (published)

1990

Hettleman Award for “Outstanding achievement in teaching and service to the
Columbia University community.”

1984–1986

Senior Mellon Fellow, Columbia Society of Fellows in the Humanities
Project: Saints of South India (published)