MIHALCESCU, Ioan

MIHALCESCU, Ioan (Irineu). Valea Viei 24.7.1874 — Agapia 5.4.1948. Romanian Orthodox Theologian and Translator of Sanskrit Literature. After school in Buzău attended the seminars of Buzău and Bucureşti 1889-95, then studied Theology at Bucureşti. Further studies of Theology and Philosophy at Berlin and Leipzig 1901-04. Ph.D. 1903 Leipzig. Taught Theology at Bucureşti: PD 1904, Professor 1908. In 1939-47 Metropolitan of Moldova.

Publications: diss. Darlegung und Kritik der Religionsphilosophie Sabatiers. Lp. 1903; many theological works.

Translated: Legile lui Manu sau Institutţiile civile şi religioase ale Indiei. 424 p. Bibl. istoriei religiunilor 2. Bucureşti 1920; “Imnele Rig-Vedei”, Convorbiri literare 58, 1926, 903-911 & 60, 1927, 94-97; Bhagavad-Gita. Poema indiana. 126 p. Bibl. istoriei religiunilor 3. Bucureşti 1932.

Sources: Poghirc; briefly mentioned by Banateanu, Visva-Bh. Quart. 27, 1961-62, 256; Romanian Wikipedia; not in Ionesco 1994.

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