South & Southeast Asian Studies

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The Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar bust is located in Lehman Social Sciences Library, on the 3rd floor of 420 West 118th Street (the School of International and Public Affairs building), New York, NY 10027. The bronze bust, sculpted by Vinay Brahmesh Wagh of Bombay, was presented by The Federation of Ambedkarite and Buddhist Organizations UK to the Southern Asian Institute of Columbia University on October 24, 1995. Visitors are welcome any time that Lehman Library is open. Non-Columbia affiliates interested in visiting the Dr. Ambedkar bust are encouraged to contact the South Asian Studies Librarian in advance to arrange access to Lehman Library.

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South & Southeast Asian Studies Research Guides

For more detailed research guides on topics of South and Southeast Asian Studies, see the Research Guides pages.

South & Southeast Asian Studies at Columbia