Tsering Nurboo | Humanities & Social Sciences

Tsering Nurboo

Tsering Nurboo
Assistant Professor

Contact Information

Email: nurboo@hss.iitd.ac.in

Office: MS 617
5th floor, MS Building
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
Hauz Khas, New Delhi-110016

Phone: 011-2659-1365 (O)

Research Areas

Buddhist Philosophy: Classical Indian Buddhism, Tibetan Buddhism, Buddhist Metaphysics, Buddhist Epistemology, Buddhist Ethics, Buddhist Logic, Buddhist Philosophy of Mind

Philosophy of Perception: Epistemological Perception, Ontological Perception, Perceptual Method

Academic Background

> Post Doctoral Research: Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT Bombay, Mumbai
> PhD: Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT Bombay, Mumbai
> MA: Panjab University, Chandigarh
> Shastri (BA): Central Institute of Buddhist Studies, Leh
> Purvamadhyama (10th) and Uttaramadhyama (12th): Central Institute of Higher Tibetan Studies, Varanasi

Employment History

Post Doctoral Fellow, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT Bombay, December 2021 - December 2022


Tsering Nurboo. "Candrakīrti's Epistemology: A Re-examination of Jamyang Zhepa's Interpretation." Journal of Indian Philosophy. Published online: 23 June 2023 (Springer Nature). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10781-023-09547-3

Tsering Nurboo. “The Concept of Svasaṃvedana in Dignāga and Candrakīrti.” Asian Philosophy: An International Journal of the Philosophical Traditions of the East 32:4 (2022): 448–465 (Routledge: Taylor & Francis Group).

Tsering Nurboo. “Does Dharmakīrti Diverge from Dignāga on Perception?” Indian Philosophical Quarterly 46, no. 3–4 (June 2021): 79–106.

Tsering Nurboo. “Is the Pramāṇavārttika a Madhyamaka Treatise?” Journal of Indian Philosophy 48:5 (2020): 827–844 (Springer Nature).


Digamber & Nilima Joshi Award, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, 20th August 2022.