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Knut Axel Jacobsen

Professor, Study of Religion
  • E-mailKnut.Jacobsen@uib.no
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  • Hinduism
  • Yoga
  • Sāṃkhya
  • Religious pluralism in South Asia
  • Religion in the South Asian diasporas
  • Hindu Places of Pilgrimage
  • Processions
  • Sikhism
  • Jainism

 

Books
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2018. Verdensreligioner i Norge 4.utg. Universitetsforlaget. 309 pages. ISBN: 978-82-15-02846-0.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2018. Yoga in Modern Hinduism: Hariharānanda Āraṇya and Sāṃkhyayoga. Routledge. 234 pages. ISBN: 978-1-138-08059-1.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel; Myrvold, Kristina. 2018. Religion and Technology in India: Spaces, Practices and Authorities. Routledge. 206 pages. ISBN: 9780815384168.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel; Mann, Gurinder Singh; Myrvold, Kristina; Nesbitt, Eleanor. 2017. Brill’s Encyclopedia of Sikhism Vol I: History, Literature, Society, Beyond Punjab. Brill Academic Publishers. 615 pages. ISBN: 978-90-04-29745-6.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2016. Routledge Handbook of Contemporary India. Routledge. 506 pages. ISBN: 9780415738651.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2015. Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Volume VI Index. Brill Academic Publishers. ISBN: 9789004265554.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel; Myrvold, Kristina. 2015. Young Sikhs in a Global World: Negotiating Traditions, Identities and Authorities. Ashgate. 279 pages. ISBN: 9781472456960.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel; Myrvold, Kristina; Aktor, Mikael. 2015. Objects of Worship in South Asian Religions: Forms, practices and meanings. Routledge. 225 pages. ISBN: 978-1-138-77889-4.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2013. Jainismen. Religion, historie og ikkevold. Cappelen Damm Akademisk. 128 pages. ISBN: 978–82–02–41277–7.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2013. Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Volume Five. Symbolism, Diaspora, Modern Groups and Teachers. Brill Academic Publishers. 900 pages. ISBN: 9789004178960.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2013. Pilgrimage in the Hindu Tradition: Salvific Space. Routledge. 195 pages. ISBN: 978–0–415–59038–9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2012. Yoga Powers: Extraordinary Capacities Attained Through Meditation and Concentration. Brill Academic Publishers. 519 pages. ISBN: 978-9004-21214-5.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2012. Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Volume Four, Historical Perspectives, Poets, Teachers, and Saints, Relation to other Religions and Traditions, Hinduism and Contemporary Issues. Brill Academic Publishers. 900 pages. ISBN: 9789004178953.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel; Myrvold, Kristina. 2012. Sikhs Across Borders: Transnational Practices of European Sikhs. Continuum. 266 pages. ISBN: 9781441113870.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2011. Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Vol. III: Society, Religious Specialists, Religious Traditions, Philosophy. Brill Academic Publishers. 864 pages. ISBN: 978-90-04-17894-6.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2011. Verdensreligioner i Norge. Universitetsforlaget. 298 pages. ISBN: 978-82-15-01830-0.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A; Myrvold, Kristina. 2011. Sikhs in Europe: Migration, Identities and Representations. Ashgate. 334 pages. ISBN: 9781409424345.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2010. Bioetikk i verdensreligionene: religion, medisin og teknologisk endring. Abstrakt forlag. 274 pages. ISBN: 978-82-7935-285-3.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2010. Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Volume II: Sacred Texts and Languages, Ritual Traditions, Arts, Concepts. Brill Academic Publishers. 930 pages. ISBN: 978-90-04-17893-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2010. Hinduismen 2. utg. Pax Forlag. 303 pages. ISBN: 9788253033273.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2009. Modern Indian Culture and Society I-IV. Routledge. 1795 pages. ISBN: 978-0-415-45219-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2009. Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism, vol.1. Brill Academic Publishers. 831 pages. ISBN: 978-90-04-17641-6.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2009. Hva er hinduisme. Universitetsforlaget. 144 pages. ISBN: 978-82-15-01067-0.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2008. Kapila: Founder of Samkhya and Avatara of Visnu (with a Translation of Kapilasurisamvada). Munshiram Manoharlal. 250 pages. ISBN: 978-81-215-1194-0.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2008. Theory and Practice of Yoga. Essays in Honour of Gerald James Larson. Motilal Banarsidass. 478 pages. ISBN: 978-81-208-3232-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2008. South Asian Religions on Display: Religious processions in South Asia and in the diaspora. Routledge. 224 pages. ISBN: 0-415-43736-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A; Raj, Selva J. 2008. South Asian Christian Diaspora: Invisible Diaspora in Europe and North America. Ashgate. 268 pages. ISBN: 978-0-7546-6261-7.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2007. Hyllest til Gudinnen: Visjon og tilbedelse av hinduismens store Gudinne. Emilia Press AS. 171 pages. ISBN: 978-82-7419-117-4.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2006. Skhismen. Historie, tradisjon og kultur. Cappelen Damm Høyskoleforlaget. 135 pages. ISBN: 82-7634-676-6.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2005. Verdensreligioner i Norge 2. utgave. Universitetsforlaget. 287 pages. ISBN: 8215008151.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2005. Theory and Practice of Yoga: Essays in Honour of Gerald James Larson. Brill Academic Publishers. 478 pages. ISBN: 9004147578.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2004. Hinduismen: Historia, tradition, mångfold. Natur och kultur. 394 pages. ISBN: 91-27-09772-2.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2004. Sanger fra Adi Granth: Sikhenes hellige bok. 308 pages. ISBN: 82-525-5196-3.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2004. Yoga. 338 pages. ISBN: 82-525-5195-5.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A; Kumar, P. Pratap. 2004. South Asians in the Diaspora: Histories and Religious Traditions. Brill Academic Publishers. 513 pages. ISBN: 9004124888.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2003. Hinduismen. Pax Forlag. 303 pages. ISBN: 82-530-2254-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2002. Buddhismen: Religion, historia, liv. Oversettelse til svensk av Jacobsen, Buddhismen, Oslo: Pax forlag 2000. 319 pages. ISBN: 91-27-09021-3.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2002. Prakrti in Samkhya-Yoga: Material Principle, Religious Experience, Ethical Implications. Indisk utgave av Peter Lang utgaven utgitt i 1999. 427 pages. ISBN: 81-208-1827-X.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2001. Verdensreligioner i Norge. Universitetsforlaget. 280 pages. ISBN: 82-15-00064-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2001. Bhagavadgita og andre hinduistiske skrifter. 335 pages. ISBN: 82-525-4101-1.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2000. Buddhismen. Pax Forlag. 242 pages. ISBN: 82-530-2208-5.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2000. Buddhismen. Pax Forlag. 242 pages. ISBN: 82-530-2208-5.
Journal articles
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2018. Revivals of ancient religious traditions in modern India: Sāṃkhyayoga and Buddhism. Temenos. 54: 63-77.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2016. Sikh Diaspora: theory, agency, and experience, edited by Michael Hawley. Sikh Formations: Religion, Culture, Theory. 12: 111-113.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2016. Review of John Stratton Hawley, A Storm of Songs: India and the Idea of the Bhakti Movement. Journal of the American Academy of Religion. 84: 1161-1164.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2016. Review of Sikhism. Sikh Formations: Religion, Culture, Theory. 4 pages. Published 2016-12-06. doi: 10.1080/17448727.2016.1245556
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2015. Review of Ferdinando Sardella, Modern Hindu Personalism: The History, Life, and Thought of Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī. Numen. 62: 143-148.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2015. Kua i India: Religion og politikk. Herba - Tidsskrift for Jordbruk, ernæring, natur og kultur. 50: 6-11.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2015. Review of Mark Singleton and Ellen Goldberg (eds.), Gurus of Modern Yoga. Numen. 62: 673-676. doi: 10.1163/15685276-12341401
  • Gilhus, Ingvild S.; Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2014. From the History of Religions to the Science of Religion in Norway. Temenos. 50: 63-78.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2014. Tid i sāṃkhya. Chaos. Dansk-norsk tidsskrift for religionhistoriske studier. 2014: 127-137.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2014. Jainismens ikkevold, og dens innflytelse på Gandhi. Religion og livssyn : Tidsskrift for religionslærerforeningen i Norge. 25: 26-30.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2013. Review of Understanding the Brahma Kumaris. By Frank Whaling. Edinburgh: Dunedin Academic Press, 2012. 137 pp. ISBN 978-1-903765-51-7 (pbk.). Numen. 60: 476-478.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2013. Forms of Knowledge in Early Modern Asia: Explorations in the Intellectual History of India and Tibet, 1500-1800. Journal of world history. 24: 198-200.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2013. Jivanmukti - sikhismens frelsesmål. Religion og livssyn : Tidsskrift for religionslærerforeningen i Norge. 25: 17-22.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2013. Review of Forms of Knowledge in Early Modern Asia: Explorations in the Intellectual History of India and Tibet, 1500-1800. Edited by Sheldon Pollock. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2011. Journal of world history. 24: 198-200.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2012. En kort kommentar til Bengt-Ove Andreassen. Religion og livssyn : Tidsskrift for religionslærerforeningen i Norge. 24: 65-66.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A; Subramaniam, Srishankar. 2012. HInduismen. Religion og livssyn : Tidsskrift for religionslærerforeningen i Norge. 24: 71.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2012. Anmeldelse av Mikael Aktor og Robert Deliege (red), From Stigma to Assertion: Untouchability, Identity and Politics in Early and Modern India. Chaos. Dansk-norsk tidsskrift for religionhistoriske studier. 56. 149-151.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2011. Den guddommelige, kosmologiske, sosiale og menneskelige kroppen i hinduismen. Religion og livssyn : Tidsskrift for religionslærerforeningen i Norge. 23: 7-12.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2010. Leadership Structures and Government Regulation of Hinduism in Norway. Finnish Journal of Ethnicity and Migration. 5: 39-46.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2010. Review of Kristina Myrvold, Inside the Guru’s Gate: Ritual Uses of Texts Among the Sikhs in Varanasi. Lund: Lund Studies in African and Asian Religions, vol. 17. 2007. Journal of Punjab Studies. 17: 149-151.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2009. Three Functions of Hell in the Hindu Traditions. Numen. 56: 385-400. doi: 10.1163/156852709X405071
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2009. Establishing Tamil Ritual Space: A Comparative Analysis of the Ritualisation of the Traditions of the Tamil Hindus and the Tamil Roman Catholics in Norway. Journal of Religion in Europe. 2: 180-198.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2008. Guddommelig litteratur. Vinduet. 62: 68-71.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2007. What similes in Samkhya do: a comparison of the similes in the Samkhya texts in the Mahabharata, the Samkhyakarika and the Samkhyasatra. Journal of Indian Philosophy. 34 (2006): 587-605. doi: 10.1007/s10781-006-9007-z
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2007. Religionsmangfoldet i India. DIN: Religionsvitenskapelig tidsskrift. 2006: 39-54.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2007. The Meaning of Prakrti in the Yogasutra and Vyasabhasya. Asian Philosophy. 17: 1-16. doi: 10.1080/09552360701201056
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2007. Hellige landskap som teksters kontekst i hinduismens tradisjoner. Religion og livssyn : Tidsskrift for religionslærerforeningen i Norge. 19: 17-21.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2007. Om å knuse hinduismens guder: 300-årsjubileum for protestantisk misjon i India. Norsk Teologisk Tidsskrift. 108: 192-197.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2007. Religioner i India. DIN: Religionsvitenskapelig tidsskrift. 4. 1-1.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2006. Krig og krigerasketer i hinduismens tradisjoner. Chaos. Dansk-norsk tidsskrift for religionhistoriske studier. 45: 9-22.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2006. Jørn Borup 2005. Dansk Dharma: Buddhisme og buddhister i Danmark. Nordic Journal of Religion and Society. 19: 132-133.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2006. Globalisert yoga: Om hvordan en esoterisk religiøs lære for asketer i India ble et verdensomspennende sekulært helse-, trim- og sportsfenomen. Norsk Teologisk Tidsskrift. 107: 3-17.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2006. Veda, vitenskap og Vestens herredømme; hinduistiske møter med moderne kunnskapstradisjoner. Religion og livssyn : Tidsskrift for religionslærerforeningen i Norge. 18: 25-32.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2006. «Når Lakshmi flytter inn, flytter Sarasvati ut»: Om religion og profitt. Praktisk økonomi og finans. 4. 47-54.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2006. Religiøs identitet. Bergens Tidende. Published 2006-05-30.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2005. Indisk vei til helse og velvære. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.). 1 pages. Published 2005-08-04.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2005. The Tirtha of Sage Kapila. Manushi. 150. 26-29.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2004. Verdensreligionene forandrer Norge. Morgenbladet. 1 pages.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2004. Menneskerettigheter i hinduisme. Religion og livssyn : Tidsskrift for religionslærerforeningen i Norge. 16: 25-30.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2004. Hva skjer med Indias kastesystem? Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.). 1 pages.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2004. En sikh som leder skaper forsoning i India. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.). 1 pages.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2004. Interdependence and Non-Injury. Sankhya - The Indian Journal of Statistics. 25-26.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2004. Hva er yoga? P2-Akademiet. xxxi: 156-168.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2004. The work of kings: The new Buddhism in Sri Lanka. Religion. 33: 181-182.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2004. Nye rituelle rom i hindudiasporaen i Norge. Chaos. Dansk-norsk tidsskrift for religionhistoriske studier. 41: 41-52.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2004. The child manifestation of Shiva in contemporary Hindu popular prints. Numen. 51: 237-264.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2003. Review of Christopher Key Chapple and Mary Evelyn Tucker, eds. Hinduism and Ecology: The Intersection of Earth, Sky and Water. Environmental Ethics. 25: 333-336.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2003. Matrgayaparvanasraddha: Pilegrimsferd til Sidhpur for å gi frelse til avdøde mødr. Chaos. 39: 49-58.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2002. Shiva som barn: Tradisjon og innovasjon i hinduismens gudeplakatkunst. DIN: Religionsvitenskapelig tidsskrift. 2/3. 13-19.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2002. Hinduismen og vold. Religion og livssyn : Tidsskrift for religionslærerforeningen i Norge. 14: 18-23.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2002. Dyr i hinduismen. Religion og livssyn : Tidsskrift for religionslærerforeningen i Norge. 14: 20-24.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2001. Verdensreligioner i Norge. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.). 1 pages. Published 2001-11-21.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2001. Review of Violence Denied: Violence, Non-violence and the Rationalization of Violence in South Asian Cultural History, ed Jan E. M. Houben and Karel R. van Kooij. Religion. 31: 277-278.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2001. Review of The Emergence of Hindu Nationalism in India, by John Zavos. Contemporary South Asia. 10: 439-440.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2001. Seva, maitri og karmayoga. Tredje Verden Magasinet X. 10: 52.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2000. Anmeldelse av Politikens håndbog i Verdens religioner, red. Mikael Rothstein. Chaos. Dansk-norsk tidsskrift for religionhistoriske studier. 34: 111-112.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2000. Anmeldelse av Søstrenes Sanger: Therigatha, av Tone Lie Bøttinger og Kåre A. Lie. Chaos. Dansk-norsk tidsskrift for religionhistoriske studier. 34: 110-111.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2000. Tid, verdensoppløsning og religiøs opplevelse. Samkhyaprinsippenes (tattvaenes) funksjon i hinduismens endetidsforestillinger. Chaos. 33: 25-37.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2000. Review of Donald S. Lopez. Jr. (ed), Buddhism in Practice. Contemporary South Asia. 9: 384-385.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2000. Review of On Understanding Buddhists: Essays on the Theravada Tradition in Sri Lanka, by John Ross Carter. Religion. 30: 78-79.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2000. Review of On Understanding Buddhists: Essays on the Theravada Tradition in Sri Lanka, by John Ross Carter. Religion. 30: 78-79.
Book sections
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2018. Pilgrimage: tīrthayātrā. 26, pages 335-346. In:
    • Olivelle, Patrick; Davis, Donald R. 2018. Hindu Law: A New History of Dharmaśāstra. Oxford University Press. 551 pages. ISBN: 978-0-19-870260-3.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2018. Hinduismen i Norge. Kap. 3, pages 78-132. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2018. Verdensreligioner i Norge 4.utg. Universitetsforlaget. 309 pages. ISBN: 978-82-15-02846-0.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2018. Indiens religioner og samhälle. Kapitel 7, pages 177-199. In:
    • Lindberg, Staffan; Eklund, Lars. 2018. Miraklet Indien och dess baksida. 270 pages. ISBN: 978-91-88785-00-8.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2018. The diverse traditions of Sāṃkhya. 14, pages 200-210. In:
    • Bilimoria, Purushottama. 2018. History of Indian Philosophy. Routledge. 612 pages. ISBN: 978-0-415-30976-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2018. En flerreligiøs verden og religionsmangfoldet i Norge. Kap. 1, pages 13-31. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2018. Verdensreligioner i Norge 4.utg. Universitetsforlaget. 309 pages. ISBN: 978-82-15-02846-0.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2018. Pilgrimage rituals and technological change: Alternations in the shraddha ritual at Kapilashram in the town of Siddhpur in Gujarat. 7, pages 130-145. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel; Myrvold, Kristina. 2018. Religion and Technology in India: Spaces, Practices and Authorities. Routledge. 206 pages. ISBN: 9780815384168.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2018. Forord. Forord, pages 9-12. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2018. Verdensreligioner i Norge 4.utg. Universitetsforlaget. 309 pages. ISBN: 978-82-15-02846-0.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2018. Buddhismen i Norge. Kap. 2, pages 32-77. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2018. Verdensreligioner i Norge 4.utg. Universitetsforlaget. 309 pages. ISBN: 978-82-15-02846-0.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel; Myrvold, Kristina. 2018. Introduction. Innledning, pages 1-7. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel; Myrvold, Kristina. 2018. Religion and Technology in India: Spaces, Practices and Authorities. Routledge. 206 pages. ISBN: 9780815384168.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2017. The Significance of Idea of Buddha’s Dependence on Kapila for the Rebirth of Sāṃkhyayoga in Nineteenth Century Bengal. Chapter 10, pages 218-233. In:
    • Borup, Jørn; Fibiger, Marianne Qvortrup. 2017. Eastspirit: Transnational Spirituality and Religious Circulation in East and West. Brill Academic Publishers. 336 pages. ISBN: 9789004350649.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2017. Beyond Punjab: Norway. IV, pages 533-537. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel; Mann, Gurinder Singh; Myrvold, Kristina; Nesbitt, Eleanor. 2017. Brill’s Encyclopedia of Sikhism Vol I: History, Literature, Society, Beyond Punjab. Brill Academic Publishers. 615 pages. ISBN: 978-90-04-29745-6.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2017. Extraordinary Capacities in the Religions of South Asia: Yoga Powers and Cosmology. Chapter 8, pages 125-138. In:
    • Kripal, Jeffrey J. 2017. Religion: Super Religion. Part of the Macmillan Interdisciplinary Handbooks: Religion series. Macmillan Publishers Ltd.. 432 pages. ISBN: 9780028663586.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2016. Salvific Space and Religious Pluralism: Did Hindu Pilgrimage Develop from the Vedic Tradition? 31, pages 401-409. In:
    • Antes, Peter; Geertz, Armin W.; Rothstein, Mikael. 2016. Contemporary Views on Comparative Religion. Equinox Publishing. 506 pages. ISBN: 978-1-78179-139-4.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2016. Hindu pilgrimage sites and travel: Infrastructure, economy, identity and conflicts. Religion and diversity, pages 347-360. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2016. Routledge Handbook of Contemporary India. Routledge. 506 pages. ISBN: 9780415738651.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2016. Contemporary India: Foundation, relations, diversity and innovations. Introduction, pages 1-17. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2016. Routledge Handbook of Contemporary India. Routledge. 506 pages. ISBN: 9780415738651.
  • Lal, Brij V.; Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2016. Dispersals, migrations, diversity of communities and the notion of an Indian diaspora. India and the world, pages 159-171. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2016. Routledge Handbook of Contemporary India. Routledge. 506 pages. ISBN: 9780415738651.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2015. The material culture of Sāṃkhya: Kapila as object of worship. 3, pages 51-66. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel; Myrvold, Kristina; Aktor, Mikael. 2015. Objects of Worship in South Asian Religions: Forms, practices and meanings. Routledge. 225 pages. ISBN: 978-1-138-77889-4.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2015. Tīrtha. ., pages . In:
    • Hiltebeitel, Alf. 2015. Oxford Bibliographies in Hinduism. Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780195399318.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2015. Young Sikhs and Literature: Identity Formation in Sikh Creative Writing in Norway. ., pages 149-165. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel; Myrvold, Kristina. 2015. Young Sikhs in a Global World: Negotiating Traditions, Identities and Authorities. Ashgate. 279 pages. ISBN: 9781472456960.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2015. Hinduism and Globalization: Gurus, yoga and migration in northern Europe. 23, pages 359-372. In:
    • Turner, Bryan S.; Salemink, Oscar. 2015. Routledge Handbook of Religions in Asia. Routledge. 512 pages. ISBN: 978-0-415-63503-5.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel; Myrvold, Kristina. 2015. Introduction: Young Sikhs in a Global World. ., pages 1-11. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel; Myrvold, Kristina. 2015. Young Sikhs in a Global World: Negotiating Traditions, Identities and Authorities. Ashgate. 279 pages. ISBN: 9781472456960.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel; Myrvold, Kristina; Aktor, Mikael. 2015. Material objects of worship in the lived religions of South Asia. ., pages 1-13. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel; Myrvold, Kristina; Aktor, Mikael. 2015. Objects of Worship in South Asian Religions: Forms, practices and meanings. Routledge. 225 pages. ISBN: 978-1-138-77889-4.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2013. Tamiḻ Śaivism in Norway. 5, pages 67-80. In:
    • Kumar, P. Pratap. 2013. Contemporary Hinduism. Acumen Publishing. 352 pages. ISBN: 978-1844656905.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2013. Hariharananda Aranya. ., pages 476-484. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2013. Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Volume Five. Symbolism, Diaspora, Modern Groups and Teachers. Brill Academic Publishers. 900 pages. ISBN: 9789004178960.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2013. Bharat Sevashram Sangha and Swami Pranavanandaji Maharaj. ., pages 424-431. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2013. Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Volume Five. Symbolism, Diaspora, Modern Groups and Teachers. Brill Academic Publishers. 900 pages. ISBN: 9789004178960.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2013. Aramuga Navalar. ., pages 373-379. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2013. Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Volume Five. Symbolism, Diaspora, Modern Groups and Teachers. Brill Academic Publishers. 900 pages. ISBN: 9789004178960.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2013. Chinmayananda and Chinmaya Mission. ., pages 445-452. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2013. Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Volume Five. Symbolism, Diaspora, Modern Groups and Teachers. Brill Academic Publishers. 900 pages. ISBN: 9789004178960.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2013. Hinduism and Migration: Contemporary Communities outside South Asia: Norway. ., pages 279-284. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2013. Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Volume Five. Symbolism, Diaspora, Modern Groups and Teachers. Brill Academic Publishers. 900 pages. ISBN: 9789004178960.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2012. Gudene på jorden møter norsk byråkrati: Hinduismens prester, termplenes forstandere og statlige reguleringer. Kapittel 9, pages 187-199. In:
    • Døving, Cora Alexa; Thorbjørnsrud, Berit S. 2012. Religiøse ledere : makt og avmakt i norske trossamfunn. Universitetsforlaget. 245 pages. ISBN: 978-82-15-01971-0.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2012. Yoga Powers in a Contemporary Sāṃkhya-Yoga Tradition. Chapter Sixteen, pages 459-477. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2012. Yoga Powers: Extraordinary Capacities Attained Through Meditation and Concentration. Brill Academic Publishers. 519 pages. ISBN: 978-9004-21214-5.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2012. Yoga Powers and Religious Traditions. Introduction, pages 1-31. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2012. Yoga Powers: Extraordinary Capacities Attained Through Meditation and Concentration. Brill Academic Publishers. 519 pages. ISBN: 978-9004-21214-5.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2012. Poetiske sammenligninger (upamā) i sāṃkhya. ., pages 151-157. In:
    • Jensen, Tim; Rothstein, Mikael. 2012. Den sammenklappelige tid. Forlaget Chaos. 454 pages. ISBN: 978-87-994619-9-8.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2012. Hinduism and Buddhism: Modern Period. ., pages 494-505. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2012. Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Volume Four, Historical Perspectives, Poets, Teachers, and Saints, Relation to other Religions and Traditions, Hinduism and Contemporary Issues. Brill Academic Publishers. 900 pages. ISBN: 9789004178953.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2012. Tuning identity in European “Houses of the Guru”: The importance of gurdwaras and kirtan among Sikhs in Europe. 6, pages 105-118. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel; Myrvold, Kristina. 2012. Sikhs Across Borders: Transnational Practices of European Sikhs. Continuum. 266 pages. ISBN: 9781441113870.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel. 2012. The Punjab Diaspora in the Scandinavian Countries. Kapittel 16, pages 171-176. In:
    • Sahai, P. S.; Chand, Krishan. 2012. Indian Diaspora: Migration and Development with Focus on the State of Punjab. Centre for Research in Rural and Industrial Development (CRRID). 238 pages. ISBN: 81-85835-62-4.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel; Myrvold, Kristina. 2012. Transnational European Sikhs. Introduction, pages 1-8. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel; Myrvold, Kristina. 2012. Sikhs Across Borders: Transnational Practices of European Sikhs. Continuum. 266 pages. ISBN: 9781441113870.
  • Jacobsen, Knut Axel; Myrvold, Kristina; Hirvi, Laura; Kaur, Ravinder. 2012. Contesting and confirming religious authority in the diaspora: Transnational communication and the Dasam Granth controversy in the Nordic countries. 12, pages 232-250. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut Axel; Myrvold, Kristina. 2012. Sikhs Across Borders: Transnational Practices of European Sikhs. Continuum. 266 pages. ISBN: 9781441113870.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2011. Sāṃkhya. ., pages 686-698. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2011. Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Vol. III: Society, Religious Specialists, Religious Traditions, Philosophy. Brill Academic Publishers. 864 pages. ISBN: 978-90-04-17894-6.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2011. Songs to the Highest God (Īśvara) of Sāṃkhya-Yoga. chapter 18, pages 325-336. In:
    • White, David Gordon. 2011. Yoga in Practice. Princeton University Press. 352 pages. ISBN: 9780691140865.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2011. Pātañjala Yoga. ., pages 746-759. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2011. Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Vol. III: Society, Religious Specialists, Religious Traditions, Philosophy. Brill Academic Publishers. 864 pages. ISBN: 978-90-04-17894-6.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2011. Gurus and Ācāryas. .Article, pages 227-234. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2011. Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Vol. III: Society, Religious Specialists, Religious Traditions, Philosophy. Brill Academic Publishers. 864 pages. ISBN: 978-90-04-17894-6.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2011. Hinduisme. ., pages 404-450. In:
    • Jensen, Tim; Rothstein, Mikael; Sørensen, Jørgen Podemann. 2011. Gyldendals religionshistorie: ritualer, mytologi, ikonografi. 2. reviderte og udvidede udgave. Gyldendalske bokhandel, Nordisk forlag A/S. 763 pages. ISBN: 978-87-02-04794-3.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2011. Institutionalization of Sikhism in Norway: Community Growth and Generational Transfer. Chapter 1, pages 19-38. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A; Myrvold, Kristina. 2011. Sikhs in Europe: Migration, Identities and Representations. Ashgate. 334 pages. ISBN: 9781409424345.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2011. Devi-Mahatmya og Bhagavadgita - hellige skrifter i hinduismens mangfold. Kapittel 5, pages 120-150. In:
    • Justnes, Årstein; Braarvig, Jens Erland. 2011. Hellige skrifter i verdensreligionene. Cappelen Damm Høyskoleforlaget. 204 pages. ISBN: 978-82-7634-902-3.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2011. Town and City. ., pages 177-185. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2011. Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Vol. III: Society, Religious Specialists, Religious Traditions, Philosophy. Brill Academic Publishers. 864 pages. ISBN: 978-90-04-17894-6.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2011. The Wisdom of Kapila’s Cave: Sāṃkhya-Yoga as Practice. 8, pages 104-112. In:
    • Rodrigues, Hillary. 2011. Studying Hinduism in Practice. Routledge. 194 pages. ISBN: 978-0-415-46847-3.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2011. Samkhya-Yoga Traditions. ., pages 74-83. In:
    • Frazier, Jessica. 2011. The Continuum Companion to Hindu Studies. Continuum. 400 pages. ISBN: 978-1-4411-0334-5.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A; Myrvold, Kristina. 2011. Introduction: Sikhs in Europe. ., pages 1-15. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A; Myrvold, Kristina. 2011. Sikhs in Europe: Migration, Identities and Representations. Ashgate. 334 pages. ISBN: 9781409424345.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2010. Sevā. ., pages 861-865. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2010. Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Volume II: Sacred Texts and Languages, Ritual Traditions, Arts, Concepts. Brill Academic Publishers. 930 pages. ISBN: 978-90-04-17893-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2010. Bioetikk i hinduismen. Kapittel 5, pages 211-241. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2010. Bioetikk i verdensreligionene: religion, medisin og teknologisk endring. Abstrakt forlag. 274 pages. ISBN: 978-82-7935-285-3.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2010. Establishment of Buddhist Sacred Space in Contemporary India: The Ambedkarite Buddhism, Dalit Civil Religion and the Struggle Against Social Exclusion. Chapter Ten, pages 219-236. In:
    • Ben-Rafael, Eliezer; Sternberg, Yitzhak. 2010. World Religions and Multiculturalism: A Dialectic Relation. Brill Academic Publishers. 408 pages. ISBN: 978-90-04-18892-1.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2010. Bioetikk og religionene. Kapittel 1, pages 11-23. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2010. Bioetikk i verdensreligionene: religion, medisin og teknologisk endring. Abstrakt forlag. 274 pages. ISBN: 978-82-7935-285-3.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2010. Ahiṃsā. ., pages 675-680. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2010. Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Volume II: Sacred Texts and Languages, Ritual Traditions, Arts, Concepts. Brill Academic Publishers. 930 pages. ISBN: 978-90-04-17893-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2010. Bioetikk i buddhismen. Kapittel 6, pages 242-265. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2010. Bioetikk i verdensreligionene: religion, medisin og teknologisk endring. Abstrakt forlag. 274 pages. ISBN: 978-82-7935-285-3.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2010. Prakṛti. ., pages 883-837. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2010. Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Volume II: Sacred Texts and Languages, Ritual Traditions, Arts, Concepts. Brill Academic Publishers. 930 pages. ISBN: 978-90-04-17893-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2009. The Disharmony of Interdependence: Samkhya-Yoga and Ecology. kapittel., pages 105-121. In:
    • Chapple, Christopher Key. 2009. Yoga and Ecology. 200 pages. ISBN: 978-0-937194-53-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2009. General Introduction, Vol. 1. ., pages 1-18. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2009. Modern Indian Culture and Society I-IV. Routledge. 1795 pages. ISBN: 978-0-415-45219-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2009. Introduction. Introduction, pages xxxiv-xviii. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2009. Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism, vol.1. Brill Academic Publishers. 831 pages. ISBN: 978-90-04-17641-6.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2009. Sacred Animals. ., pages 711-718. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2009. Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism, vol.1. Brill Academic Publishers. 831 pages. ISBN: 978-90-04-17641-6.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2009. Processions. ., pages 445-453. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2009. Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism, vol.1. Brill Academic Publishers. 831 pages. ISBN: 978-90-04-17641-6.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2009. Uttar Pradesh. ., pages 171-185. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2009. Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism, vol.1. Brill Academic Publishers. 831 pages. ISBN: 978-90-04-17641-6.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2009. Tīrtha and Tīrthayātrā: Salvific Space and Pilgrimage. ., pages 381-410. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2009. Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism, vol.1. Brill Academic Publishers. 831 pages. ISBN: 978-90-04-17641-6.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2008. Creating Sri Lankan Tamil Catholic Space in the South Asian Diaspora in Norway. chapter 6, pages 117-132. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A; Raj, Selva J. 2008. South Asian Christian Diaspora: Invisible Diaspora in Europe and North America. Ashgate. 268 pages. ISBN: 978-0-7546-6261-7.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2008. Conclusion and future prospects. siste kapittel, pages 217-219. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2008. South Asian Religions on Display: Religious processions in South Asia and in the diaspora. Routledge. 224 pages. ISBN: 0-415-43736-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2008. Processions, public space and sacred space in the South Asian diasporas in Norway. kapittel 13, pages 191-204. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2008. South Asian Religions on Display: Religious processions in South Asia and in the diaspora. Routledge. 224 pages. ISBN: 0-415-43736-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2008. Introduction: Religion on display. Innledning, pages 1-11. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2008. South Asian Religions on Display: Religious processions in South Asia and in the diaspora. Routledge. 224 pages. ISBN: 0-415-43736-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A; Raj, Selva J. 2008. Making an Invisible Diaspora Visible. Introduction, pages 1-14. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A; Raj, Selva J. 2008. South Asian Christian Diaspora: Invisible Diaspora in Europe and North America. Ashgate. 268 pages. ISBN: 978-0-7546-6261-7.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2007. Indias religioner — Jainismen, buddhismen, hinduismen, sikhismen. kapittel 2, pages 24-135. In:
    • Gilhus, Anne Ingvild S; Mikaelsson, Lisbeth. 2007. Verdens levende religioner. Pax Forlag. 434 pages. ISBN: 978-82-530-2883-5.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2006. Scandinavia. artikkel, pages 361-363. In:
    • Lal, Brij V. 2006. The Encyclopedia of the Indian Diaspora. 416 pages. ISBN: 981-4155-65-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2006. Hindu Processions, Diaspora and Religious Pluralism. artikkel, pages 163-174. In:
    • Kumar, P. Pratap. 2006. Religious Pluralism in the Diaspora. Brill Academic Publishers. 381 pages. ISBN: 90-04-15250-4.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A; Smart, Ninian. 2006. Is Hinduism an Offshoot of Buddhism? kapittel, pages 41-53. In:
    • King, Anna S. 2006. Indian Religions: Renaissance and Renewal. The Spalding Papers in Indic Studies. Equinox Publishing. 412 pages. ISBN: 1-84553-169-8.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2005. Jataka. leksikonartikkel, pages 903-904. In:
    • Taylor, Bron R. 2005. The Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature. Continuum. 2000 pages. ISBN: 1-84371-138-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2005. Prakriti. leksikonartikkel, pages 1299-1301. In:
    • Taylor, Bron R. 2005. The Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature. Continuum. 2000 pages. ISBN: 1-84371-138-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2005. Ahimsa. leksikonartikkel, pages 30-31. In:
    • Taylor, Bron R. 2005. The Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature. Continuum. 2000 pages. ISBN: 1-84371-138-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2005. Kapila in the Mahabharata. kapittel 3, pages 35-47. In:
    • Rukmani, T. S. 2005. The Mahabharata: What is not here is nowhere else. ISBN: 8121511305.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2005. In Kapila’s Cave: A Samkhya-Yoga Renaissance in Bengal. kapittel, pages 333-349. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2005. Theory and Practice of Yoga: Essays in Honour of Gerald James Larson. Brill Academic Publishers. 478 pages. ISBN: 9004147578.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2005. Bhagavadgita. leksikonartikkel, pages 172-173. In:
    • Taylor, Bron R. 2005. The Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature. Continuum. 2000 pages. ISBN: 1-84371-138-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2005. Introduction: Yoga Traditions. kapittel, pages 1-27. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2005. Theory and Practice of Yoga: Essays in Honour of Gerald James Larson. Brill Academic Publishers. 478 pages. ISBN: 9004147578.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2005. Det andre livsstadiet: Ekteskapstradisjoner i hinduismen i Sør-Asia og i diasporaen. kapittel, pages 174-195. In:
    • Thorbjørnsrud, Berit Synøve. 2005. Evig Din? Ekteskaps- og samlivstradisjoner i det flerreligiøse Norge. Abstrakt forlag. 312 pages. ISBN: 8279351884.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2005. Forord til 2. utgave. forord, pages 9-12. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2005. Verdensreligioner i Norge 2. utgave. Universitetsforlaget. 287 pages. ISBN: 8215008151.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2005. The Great Monkey Jataka. leksikonartikkkel, pages 904-905. In:
    • Taylor, Bron R. 2005. The Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature. Continuum. 2000 pages. ISBN: 1-84371-138-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2005. India. leksikonartikkel, pages 823-827. In:
    • Taylor, Bron R. 2005. The Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature. Continuum. 2000 pages. ISBN: 1-84371-138-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2005. Naess, Arne (1912-). leksikonartikkel, pages 1149-1150. In:
    • Taylor, Bron R. 2005. The Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature. Continuum. 2000 pages. ISBN: 1-84371-138-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2004. Establishing Ritual Space in the Hindu Diaspora in Norway. kapittel, pages 134-148. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A; Kumar, P. Pratap. 2004. South Asians in the Diaspora: Histories and Religious Traditions. Brill Academic Publishers. 513 pages. ISBN: 9004124888.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2004. Hinduisme: Mat som kosmisk, etisk, sosial og materiell virkelighet. kapittel 4, pages 191-216. In:
    • Neegaard, Gunnar. 2004. Når Gud bestemmer menyen: regler om mat og drikke i verdensreligionene. 326 pages. ISBN: 82-584-0494-6.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2004. Innledende essay. Innledning, pages vii-xlvii. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2004. Sanger fra Adi Granth: Sikhenes hellige bok. 308 pages. ISBN: 82-525-5196-3.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2004. Innledende essay. Innledning, pages vii-liv. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2004. Yoga. 338 pages. ISBN: 82-525-5195-5.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A; Kumar, P. Pratap. 2004. Introduction. kapittel, pages ix-xxiv. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A; Kumar, P. Pratap. 2004. South Asians in the Diaspora: Histories and Religious Traditions. Brill Academic Publishers. 513 pages. ISBN: 9004124888.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A; Kumar, P. Pratap. 2004. Future Prospects. kapittel, pages 498-500. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A; Kumar, P. Pratap. 2004. South Asians in the Diaspora: Histories and Religious Traditions. Brill Academic Publishers. 513 pages. ISBN: 9004124888.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2003. Settling in Cold Climate:The Tamil Hindus in Norway. 363-377. In:
    • 2003. Tempel und Tamilen in Zweiter Heimat: Hindus aus Sri Lanka in deutschsprachigen und skandinavischen Raum. ISBN: 3-89913-300-5.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2003. The Sacred Geography of Kapila. The Kapilasrama of Sidhpur. 82-91. In:
    • Ahlbäck, Tore. 2003. Ritualistics. ISBN: 952-12-1157-1.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2003. Flere veier til samme mål - Asiatiske verdensreligioner i Norge og religiøs sannhet. 76-88. In:
    • Kulturredaksjonen, NRK. 2003. P2-Akademiet Bind XXVII.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2002. Buddhismens ritualer. 95-107. In:
    • [Mangler etternavn], [Mangler fornavn]. 2002. P2-Akademiet X. ISBN: 82-7118-281-1.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2001. Buddhismen i Norge. 29-75. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2001. Verdensreligioner i Norge. Universitetsforlaget. ISBN: 82-15-00064-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2001. En flerreligiøs verden og religionsmangfoldet i Norge. 10-28. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2001. Verdensreligioner i Norge. Universitetsforlaget. ISBN: 82-15-00064-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2001. Hinduismen i Norge. 76-129. In:
    • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2001. Verdensreligioner i Norge. Universitetsforlaget. ISBN: 82-15-00064-9.
  • Jacobsen, Knut A. 2000. Hinduismens gudsforestillinger. 179-192. In:
    • [Mangler etternavn], [Mangler fornavn]. 2000. P2 Akademiet Q. ISBN: 82-7118-264-1.

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Books

Jacobsen, Knut A. Yoga in Modern Hinduism: Hariharānanda Āraṇya and Sāṃkhyayoga. Abingdon: Routledge 2018.

Jacobsen, Knut A., Gurinder Singh Mann, Kristina Myrvold, and Eleanor Nesbitt (eds)  Brill's Encyclopedia of Sikhism. Volume I. History, Literature, Society, Beyond Punjab Leiden: Brill, 2017.

Jacobsen, Knut A., (ed.) Routledge Handbook of Contemporary India. Abingdon: Routledge, 2016.

Jacobsen, Knut A., Kristina Myrvold (eds) Young Sikhs in a Global World: Negotiating Traditions, Identities and Authorities. Farnham: Ashgate, 2015.

Jacobsen, Knut A., Mikael Aktor and Kristina Myrvold (eds) Objects of Worship in South Asian Religions: Forms, practices and meanings. Abingdon: Routledge, 2015 

Jacobsen, Knut A. (Editor in chief) Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Volume Six. Indices. Leiden: Brill, 2015.

Jacobsen, Knut A. (Editor in chief)  Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Volume Five. Symbolism, Diaspora, Modern Groups and Teachers Leiden: Brill, 2013.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Jainismen:religion, historie og ikkevold. Oslo: Cappelen Damm Akademisk, 2013

Jacobsen, Knut A. Pilgrimage in the Hindu Tradition: Salvific Space. London: Routledge,  2013.

Jacobsen, Knut A. (Editor in chief) Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Volumes Four, Historical perspectives, poets, teachers, and saints, relation to other religions and traditions, Hinduism and contemporary issues. Leiden: Brill, 2012.

Jacobsen, Knut A.Sikhs Across Borders: Transnational Practices among European Sikhs. (Co-edited with Kristina Myrvold). London: Bloomsbury, 2012.

Jacobsen, Knut A.Yoga Powers: Extraordinary Capacities Attained Through Meditation and Concentration. Editor. Leiden: Brill, 2012.

Jacobsen, Knut A.Buddhismen. 2nd. ed. Oslo: Pax, 2012.

Jacobsen, Knut A.Verdensreligioner i Norge ("World Religions in Norway’). Editor and contributing author. 3d. ed. Oslo: Norwegian University Press, 2011. 

Jacobsen, Knut A. Sikhs in Europe: Migration, Identity and Transnational Practices. (Co-edited with Kristina Myrvold), Farnham: Ashgate, 2011.

Jacobsen, Knut A.  (Editor in chief) Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Volume Three: Society, Religious Specialists, Religious Traditions, Philosophy. , Leiden: Brill, 2011.

Jacobsen, Knut A.Hinduismen. 2nd. ed. Oslo: Pax, 2010.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Bioetikk i verdensreligionene: religion, medisin og teknologisk endring. Editor. Oslo: Abstrakt Forlag, 2010.

Jacobsen, Knut A. (Editor in chief) Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Volume Two: Sacred Languages, Ritual Traditions, Arts, Concepts, Leiden: Brill, 2010.

Jacobsen, Knut A. (Editor in chief) Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Volume One: Regions, Pilgrimage, Deities. Leiden: Brill 2009.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Modern Indian Culture and Society. 4 vols. Editor. London: Routledge, 2009.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Hva er hinduisme. Oslo: Universitetsforlaget 2009.

Jacobsen, Knut A. South Asian Christian Diaspora: Invisible Diaspora in Europe and North America. Co-edited with Selva J. Raj. Farnham: Ashgate, 2008.

South Asian Religions on Display: Religious Processions in South Asia and the Diaspora. Editor. London: Routledge, 2008.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Kapila: Founder of Samkhya and Avatara of Vishnu. Delhi: Munshiram Manoharlal, 2008.  

Jacobsen, Knut A. Hyllest til Gudinnen: Visjon og tilbedelse av hinduismens store Gudinne. Oslo: Emilia forlag, 2007. 

Jacobsen, Knut A. Sikhismen: Historie, tradisjon og kultur. Kristiansand : Høyskoleforlaget, 2006.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Theory and Practice of Yoga: Essays in Honour of Gerald James Larson . Leiden: Brill, 2005; Indian edition: Delhi: Motilal Banarsidass, 2008.  


Jacobsen, Knut A. Verdensreligioner i Norge ("World Religions in Norway’). Editor and contributing author. 2d. ed. Oslo: Norwegian University Press, 2005.  

Jacobsen, Knut A. Sanger fra Adi Granth ("Songs from the Adi Granth"). Editor. Oslo: De norske bokklubbene, 2004.  

Yoga . Editor and contributing author. Oslo: De norske bokklubbene, 2004.  

Jacobsen, Knut A. South Asians in Diaspora: Histories and Religious Traditions. Ed. Knut A. Jacobsen and P. Pratap Kumar. Leiden: Brill, 2004.  

Jacobsen, Knut A. Hinduismen ("Hinduism," in Norwegian). Oslo: Pax, 2003. Swedish translation, Hinduismen: Historia, tradition, mångfold, Stockholm: Natur og Kultur, 2004.  

Jacobsen, Knut A. Verdensreligioner i Norge ("World Religions in Norway’). Editor and contributing author. Oslo: Norwegian University Press, 2001.  

Jacobsen, Knut A. Bhagavadgita og andre hellige skrifter fra Hinduismen ("Bhagavadgita and other Sacred Texts of Hinduism," in Norwegian). Editor and contributing author. Oslo: De norske bokklubbene, 2001.  

Jacobsen, Knut A. Buddhismen ("Buddhism," in Norwegian). Oslo: Pax, 2000. Swedish translation, Buddhismen: Kultur, historia, traditon, Stockholm: Natur og Kultur, 2002.  

Jacobsen, Knut A. Prakriti in Samkhya-Yoga: Material Principle, Religious Experience, Ethical Implications. New York: Peter Lang, 1999; Indian edition: Delhi: Motilal Banarsidass, 2002.  

Jacobsen, Knut A. Hinduismen og Buddhismen ("Hinduism and Buddhism," in Norwegian). Co-authored with Notto R. Thelle. Kristiansand: Nordic Academic Press, 1999.

Articles

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Beyond Punjab: Norway.” In Brill’s Encyclopedia of Sikhism Vol I History, Literature, Society, Beyond Punjab. Leiden: Brill, 2017, s. 533-537.

 Jacobsen, Knut A. “The Significance of Idea of Buddha’s Dependence on Kapila for the Rebirth of Sāṃkhyayoga in Nineteenth Century Bengal. In Jørn Borup and Marianne Qvortrup Fibiger (eds) Eastspirit: Transnational Spirituality and Religious Circulation in East and West. Ledien: Brill 2017 I s. 218-233

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Hindu Pilgrimage Sites and Travel: Infrastructure, Economy, Identity and Conflicts”. In  Knut A. Jacobsen (ed.) Routledge Handbook of Contemporary India. Abingdon: Routledge, 2016, s. 347-60.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Contemporary India: Foundation, Relations, Diversity and Innovations.” In  Knut A. Jacobsen (ed.) Routledge Handbook of Contemporary India. Abingdon: Routledge, 2016, s. 1-17.

Jacobsen, Knut A. and Brij V. Lal. “Dispersals, Migrations, Diversity of Communities and the Notion of an Indian Diaspora.” In  Knut A. Jacobsen (ed.) Routledge Handbook of Contemporary India. Abingdon: Routledge, 2016, s. 159-171.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Young Sikhs and Literature: Identity Formation in Sikh Creative Writing in Norway.” In Knut A. Jacobsen and Kristina Myrvold (eds) Young Sikhs in a Global World: Negotiating Traditions, Identities and Authorities. Farnham: Ashgate, 2015, s. 149-166.

Jacobsen, Knut A. and Kristina Myrvold. “Introduction: Young Sikhs in a Global World.” In Knut A. Jacobsen and Kristina Myrvold (eds) Young Sikhs in a Global World: Negotiating Traditions, Identities and Authorities. Farnham: Ashgate, 2015, s. 1-11.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “The material culture of Sāṃkhya: Kapila as object of worship.” In Knut A. Jacobsen, Kristina Myrvold, and Mikael Aktor (eds) Objects of Worship in South Asian Religions: Forms, practices and meanings. London: Routledge, 2015, s. 51-66

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Hinduism and Globalization: Gurus, yoga and migration in northern Europe.” In Bryan Turner and Oscar S. Salemink (eds) Routledge Handbook of Religions in Asia. London: Routledge 2015, 359-372

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Tid i sāṃkhya.” Chaos. Dansk-norsk tidsskrift for religionhistoriske studier  61, 1 (2014): 127-138

Gilhus, Ingvild S. and Knut A. Jacobsen “From the History of Religions to the Science of Religion in Norway.” Temenos 50. 1 (2014): 63-78

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Jainismens ikkevold, og dens innflytelse på Gandhi.” Religion og livssyn : Tidsskrift for religionslærerforeningen i Norge, 2014, 25.(1) s. 26-30.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Aramuga Navalar.” I: Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Volume Five. Symbolism, Diaspora, Modern Groups and Teachers.. Leiden:Brill 2013, 373-379.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Bharat Sevashram Sangha and Swami Pranavanandaji Maharaj.” I: Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Volume Five. Symbolism, Diaspora, Modern Groups and Teachers. Ledien: Brill, 2013, 424-431.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Chinmayananda and Chinmaya Mission.” I: Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Volume Five. Symbolism, Diaspora, Modern Groups and Teachers. Leiden: Brill, 2013, 445-452

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Hariharananda Aranya.” I: Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Volume Five. Symbolism, Diaspora, Modern Groups and Teachers. Leiden: Brill,  2013, 476-484.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Hinduism and Migration: Contemporary Communities outside South Asia: Norway.” I: Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Volume Five. Symbolism, Diaspora, Modern Groups and Teachers..Leiden: Brill, 2013, 279-284.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Jivanmukti - sikhismens frelsesmål.— Religion og livssyn : Tidsskrift for religionslærerforeningen i Norge 2013, 25.(2) s. 17-22.

Jacobsen, Knut A.“Tamiḻ Śaivism in Norway.” I: Contemporary Hinduism. Durham: Acumen Publishing 2013, 67-80.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Hinduism and Buddhism: Modern Period.” I: Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Volume Four, Historical Perspectives, Poets, Teachers, and Saints, Relation to other Religions and Traditions, Hinduism and Contemporary Issues. Leiden: Brill, 2012, 494-505.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Transnational European Sikhs“. Co-authored with Kristina Myrvold. In: Sikhs Across Borders: Transnational Practices of European Sikhs. Bloomsbury 2012, 1-8.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Tuning identity in European “Houses of the Guru”: The importance of gurdwaras and kirtan among Sikhs in Europe.“ In: Knut A. Jacobsen and Kristina Myrvold, eds, Sikhs Across Borders: Transnational Practices of European Sikhs. Bloomsbury 2012, 105-118.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Contesting and confirming religious authority in the diaspora: Transnational communication and the Dasam Granth controversy in the Nordic countries.“ Co-authored with Kristina Myrvold, Ravinder Kaur and Laura Hirvi. In: Sikhs Across Borders: Transnational Practices of European Sikhs. Continuum 2012, 232-250.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Gudene på jorden møter norsk byråkrati: Hinduismens prester, termplenes forstandere og statlige reguleringer.“ In: Cora Alexa Døving og Berit S. Thorbjørnsrud, eds, Religiøse ledere: makt og avmakt i norske trossamfunn. Universitetsforlaget 2012 ISBN 978-82-15-01971-0. s. 187-199.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “The Punjab Diaspora in the Scandinavian Countries.“ In: P. S. Sahai and Krishan Chand, eds, Indian Diaspora: Migration and Development with Focus on the State of Punjab. Chandigarh: Centre for Research in Rural and Industrial Development (CRRID) 2012 . s. 171-176

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Yoga Powers in a Contemporary Sāṃkhya-Yoga Tradition.” In Yoga Powers: Extraordinary Capacities Attained Through Meditation and Concentration, edited by Knut A. Jacobsen. Leiden: Brill, 2012, 459-477.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Yoga Powers and Religious Traditions.” In Yoga Powers: Extraordinary Capacities Attained Through Meditation and Concentration, edited by Knut A. Jacobsen. Leiden: Brill, 2012, 1-31.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Gurus and Ācāryas.” Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Knut A. Jacobsen, Editor in chief. Volume III: Society, Religious Specialists, Religious Traditions, Philosophy. Leiden: Brill, 2011, 227-234.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Town and City.” Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Knut A. Jacobsen, Editor in chief. Volume III: Society, Religious Specialists, Religious Traditions, Philosophy. Leiden: Brill, 2011, 177-185.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Sāṃkhya.” Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Knut A. Jacobsen, Editor in chief. Volume III: Society, Religious Specialists, Religious Traditions, Philosophy. Leiden: Brill, 2011, 686-698.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Pātañjala Yoga.” Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Knut A. Jacobsen, Editor in chief. Volume III: Society, Religious Specialists, Religious Traditions, Philosophy. Leiden: Brill, 2011, 746-759.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Institutionalization of Sikhism in Norway: Community Growth and Generational Transfer.” In Sikhs in Europe: Migration, Identities and Representations, edited by Knut A. Jacobsen and Kristina Myrvold. Ashgate: Farnham, 2011, 19-38.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Introduction: Sikhs in Europe.” Co-authored with Kristina Myrvold. In Sikhs in Europe: Migration, Identities and Representations, edited by Knut A. Jacobsen and Kristina Myrvold. Ashgate:Farnham, 2011, 1-15.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Sāṃkhya-Yoga Traditions.” In The Continuum Companion to Hindu Studies, edited by Jessica Frazier. London: Continuum, 2011, 74-83.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “The Wisdom of Kapila’s Cave: Sāṃkhya-Yoga as Practice.” In Hinduism in Practice, edited by Hillary Rodrigues. London: Routledge, 2011, 104-112.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Songs to the Highest God (Īśvara) of Sāṃkhya-Yoga.“ In Yoga in Practice, edited by David Gordon White. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2011, 325-336.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Hinduisme.” In Gyldendals religionshistorie: ritualer, mytologi, ikonografi. 2. reviderte og udvidede udgave, edited by Tim Jensen, Mikael Rothstein and Jørgen Podemann Sørensen. Købemhavn: Gyldendal, 2011, 404-450. 

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Den guddommelige, kosmologiske, sosiale og menneskelige kroppen i hinduismen.” Religion og livssyn  Tidsskrift for religionslærerforeningen i Norge. 23., no. 2 (2011): 7-12

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Bioetikk i buddhismen.” In Bioetikk i verdensreligionene: religion, medisin og teknologisk endring, edited by Knut A. Jacobsen.Oslo: Abstrakt forlag, 2010, 242-265.  

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Bioetikk i hinduismen.” In Bioetikk i verdensreligionene: religion, medisin og teknologisk endring, edited by Knut A. Jacobsen.Oslo: Abstrakt forlag, 2010, 211-241.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Bioetikk og religionene.” In Bioetikk i verdensreligionene: religion, medisin og teknologisk endring, edited by Knut A. Jacobsen.Oslo: Abstrakt forlag, 2010, 11-23. 

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Establishment of Buddhist Sacred Space in Contemporary India: The Ambedkarite Buddhism, Dalit Civil Religion and the Struggle Against Social Exclusion.” In World Religions and Multiculturalism: A Dialectic Relation, edited by Eliezer Ben-Rafael and Yitzhak  Sternberg. Leiden: Brill, 2010, 219-236.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “Leadership Structures and Government Regulation of Hinduism in Norway.” Finnish Journal of Ethnicity and Migration 5, no. 2 (2010): 39-46.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Ahiṃsā." Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Knut A. Jacobsen, Editor in chief. Volume II: Text and Languagess, Rituals, Arts, Concepts, Leiden: Brill, 2010, 675-680.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Sevā." Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Knut A. Jacobsen, Editor in chief. Volume II: Text and Languagess, Rituals, Arts, Concepts, Leiden: Brill, 2010, 861-865.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Prakṛti." Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Knut A. Jacobsen, Editor in chief. Volume II: Text and Languagess, Rituals, Arts, Concepts, Leiden: Brill, 2010, 883-837.

Jacobsen, Knut A. “The Disharmony of Interdependence: Samkhya-Yoga and Ecology.” In Yoga and Ecology, edited by Christopher Key Chapple. Hampton, Virginia: Deepak Heritage Books 2009,105-121

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Establishing Tamil Ritual Space: A Comparative Analysis of the Ritualisation of the Traditions of the Tamil Hindus and the Tamil Roman Catholics in Norway," Journal of Religion in Europe 2, 2 (2009): 180-198.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Introduction." Modern Indian Culture and Society. 4 vols. Editor. London: Routledge, 2009.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Introduction." Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Knut A. Jacobsen, Editor in chief. Vol. I. Leiden: Brill 2009, xxxiii-xliii.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Tīrtha and Tīrthayātrā." Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Knut A. Jacobsen, Editor in chief. Vol. I. Leiden: Brill 2009, 381-410.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Uttar Pradesh." Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Knut A. Jacobsen, Editor in chief. Vol. I. Leiden: Brill 2009, 171-186.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Sacred Animals." Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Knut A. Jacobsen, Editor in chief. Vol. I. Leiden: Brill 2009. 711-718.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Processions." Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism. Knut A. Jacobsen, Editor in chief. Vol. I. Leiden: Brill 2009, 445-455.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Three Functions of Hell in the Hindu Traditions." Numen 56, 2-3 (2009): 385-400.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Processions, Public Space and Sacred Space in the South Asian Diasporas in Norway." In South Asian Religions on Display: Religious Processions in South Asian and in the Diaspora. Edited by Knut A. Jacobsen. London: Routledge, 2008, 191-204.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Creating Sri Lankan Tamil Catholic Space in the South Asian Diaspora in Norway." In South Asian Christian Diaspora: An Invisible Diaspora in Europe and North America. Edited by Knut A. Jacobsen and Selva J. Raj. London: Ashgate, 2008, 117-132.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "The Meaning of Prakrti in the Yogasutra and Vyasabhashya. " Asian Philosophy 17, no 1 (2007): 1-16.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "What Similes in Samkhya Do: A Comparison of the Similes in the Samkhya texts of the Mahabharata, the Samkhyakarika and the Samkhyasutra." Journal of Indian Philosophy 34 (2006): 587-605.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Is Hinduism an Offshoot of Buddhism?" Co-authored with Ninian Smart. In Indian Religions: Renaissance and Renewal: The Spalding Papers in Indic Studies. Edited by Anna King. London: Equinox, 2006, pp. 41-53.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Når Lakshmi flytter inn, flytter Sarasvati ut: religion og profitt." Praktisk økonomi og finans 4 (2006): 47-54.

Jacobsen, Knut A. 'Scandinavia' In Peter Reeves, Brij V. Lal and Rajesh Rai  (eds.), Encyclopedia of the Indian Diaspora. Singapore: Editions Didier Millet, 2006, pp. 361-363 .

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Hindu Processions, Diaspora and Religious Pluralism," in Religious Pluralism and the Diaspora, ed. P. Pratap Kumar. Leiden: Brill, 2006, pp 163-173.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Krig og krigerasketer i hinduismens tradisjoner." Chaos 45 (2006): 9-22.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Veda, vitenskap og vestens herredømme: hinduistiske møter med moderne kunnskapstradisjoner". Religion og livssyn 18, nr. 1 (2006): 25-32.

Jacobsen, Knut A. ‘Purusha is Different from Everything.’ Sankhyayana 3 (2005): 72-77.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Globalisert yoga: Om hvordan en esoterisk religiøs lære for asketer i India ble et verdensomspennende sekulært helse-, trim- og sportsfenomen." Norsk Teologisk Tidsskrift 107, nr. 1 (2006): 3-17.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "The Great Monkey Jataka." In Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature. Edited by Bron Tylor. New York: Continuum, 2005, 904-905.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Bhagavadgita." In Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature. Edited by Bron Tylor. New York: Continuum, 2005, 172-173.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Arne Naess." In Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature. Edited by Bron Tylor. New York: Continuum, 2005, 1149-1150.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Jataka," In Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature. Edited by Bron Tylor. New York: Continuum, 2005, 903, 904.

Jacobsen, Knut A. " India," In Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature. Edited by Bron Tylor. New York: Continuum, 2005, 823-827.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Ahimsa" In Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature. Edited by Bron Tylor. New York: Continuum, 2005, 30-31.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Prakriti." In Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature. Edited by Bron Tylor. New York: Continuum, 2005, 1299-1301.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "The Tirtha of sage Kapila." Manushi. Issue 150, pp. 26-29

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Introduction: Yoga Traditions." In Theory and Practice of Yoga: Essays in Honour of Gerald James Larson. Ed. Knut A. Jacobsen. Leiden: Brill, 2005, 1-28.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "In Kapila’s Cave: A Samkhya-Yoga Renaissance in Bengal." In Theory and Practice of Yoga: Essays in Honour of Gerald James Larson. Ed. Knut A. Jacobsen. Leiden: Brill, 2005, 333-350.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Det andre livsstadiet: Ekteskapstradisjoner i hinduismen i Sør-Asia og i diasporaen," i Evig Din?: Ekteskaps- og samlivstradisjoner i det flerreligiøse Norge. Ed. Berit Synnøve Thorbjørnsrud. Oslo: Abstract forlag, 2005. 174-195

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Kapila in the Mahabharata." In The Mahabharata: Whatever Is Not There Is Nowhere else. Ed. T. S. Rukmani. Delhi: Munshiram Manoharlal. 35-47.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Interdependence and Non-Injury." Sankhyayana 2 (2004): 25-26.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Nye rituelle rom i hindudiasporaen i Norge." Chaos 41 (2004): 41-52.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "The Child Manifestation of Shiva in Contemporary Hindu Popular Prints." Numen 52 (2004): 237-264.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Hva er Yoga?" P2-Akademiet XXXI. Oslo:Transit, 2004, pp. 156-168.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Hinduisme: Mat som kosmisk, etisk, sosial og materiell virkelighet." In Når Gud bestemmer menyen. Ed Gunnar Neegaard. Oslo: Yrkeslitteratur, 2004, pp. 191-215.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Menneskerettigheter i hinduisme." Religion og livssyn 16, no. 1, (2004): 25-30.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Future Prospects." Co-authored with P. Pratap Kumar. In South Asians in Diaspora: Histories and Religious Traditions.Ed. Knut A. Jacobsen and Pratap Kumar. Leiden: Brill, 2004, pp. 498-500.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Introduction." Co-authored with P. Pratap Kumar. In South Asians in Diaspora: Histories and Religious Traditions.Ed. Knut A. Jacobsen and Pratap Kumar. Leiden: Brill, 2004, pp. ix-xxiv.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Establishing Ritual Space in the Hindu Diaspora in Norway." In South Asians in Diaspora: Histories and Religious Traditions.Ed. Knut A. Jacobsen and Pratap Kumar. Leiden: Brill, 2004, pp. 134-148.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Matrigayaparvanashraddha: Pilegrimsferd til Sidhpur for å gi frelse til avdøde mødre. " Chaos 39 (2003), pp. 49-58.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "The Sacred Geography of Kapila: The Kapilashrama of Sidhpur, " Scripta Instituti Donneriani Aboensis vol 18: Ritualistics, (2003) pp. 82-91.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Settling in Cold Climate: Tamil Hindus in Norway" In Martin Baumann, Brigitte Luchesi, Annette Wilke (eds.), Tempel und Tamilen in zweiter Heimat. Hindus aus Sri Lanka im deutschsprachigen und skandinavischen Raum. Würzburg: Ergon Press 2003, pp. 363-377.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Flere veier til samme mål - Asiatiske verdensreligioner i Norge og religiøs sannhet." P2-Akademiet Bind XXVII. Oslo: Transit 2003, pp. 76-88.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Vold i hinduismen" ("Violence in Hinduism" in Norwegian). Religion og livssyn 14, no. 4, (2002), pp. 24-29.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Shiva som barn: Tradisjon og innovasjon i hinduismens gudeplakatkunst" ("Shiva as Child: Tradition and Innovation in the God Posters of Hinduism". Din 2/3 (2002): 13-19.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Buddhismens ritualer" ("The Rituals of Buddhism, " in Norwegian). In P2 Akademiet X. Oslo: NRK Fakta, 2002, p. 95-107.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Dyr i hinduismen" ("Animals in Hinduism" in Norwegian). Religion og livssyn 14, no. 1, (2002): 20-24.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "En flerreligiøs verden og religionsmangfoldet i Norge." ("A Multireligious World and the Plurality of Religions in Norway"). I Verdensreligioner i Norge. ("World Religions in Norway’). Editor and contributing author. Oslo: Norwegian University Press, 2001, 10-28.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Buddhismen i Norge" ("Buddhism in Norway"). In Verdensreligioner i Norge ("World Religions in Norway’). Editor and contributing author. Oslo: Norwegian University Press, 2001, 29-75.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Hinduismen i Norge" ("Hinduism in Norway"). In Verdensreligioner i Norge ("World Religions in Norway’). Editor and contributing author. Oslo: Norwegian University Press, 2001, 76-129.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Hinduismens gudsforestillinger." ("The Conception of Divinty in Hinduism"). In P2 Akademiet Q. Oslo: NRK Kultur, 2000, 179-192.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "En verdensreligion i diaspora: Sri Lanka tamilenes hinduisme i Bergen" ("A World Religion in Diaspora: The Sri Lanka Tamil Hinduism in Bergen"). In Religionsbyen Bergen (The Religious City Bergen), ed. Lisbeth Mikaelsson. Bergen, 2000, 159-174.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Tid, verdensoppløsning og religiøs opplevelse: Samkhya-prinsippenes (tattvaenes) funksjon i hinduismens endetidsforestillinger." ("Time, Dissolution of the World, and Religious Experience: The Function of the Samkhya-principles (tattvas) in Some Hindu Conceptions of Universal and Individual Dissolution," in Norwegian) Chaos 33 (2000): 25-37.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Bhagavadgita, Ecosophy T and Deep Ecology." In Beneath the Surface: Critical Essays in the Philosophy of Deep Ecology, ed. Eric Katz, Andrew Light, and David Rothenberg. Cambridge: The MIT Press, 2000, 231-52.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Tekster fra Hinduismen" ("Translation of texts from Hinduism") in Kildesamling til krl-faget. Oslo: Nasjonalt læremiddelsenter 2000, 365-432.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Mat og askese i hinduismen" ("Food and Asceticism in Hinduism"). Din 1 (1999): 20-25

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Noen hinduistiske forestillinger om tid (kala)" ("Some Conceptions of Time in Hinduism," in Norwegian). Religion og livssyn 11, no. 4, (1999): 34-41.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Religionens dimensjoner i hinduismens tempel (mandir) i Sør-Asia og i diaspora" ("The Dimensions of Religion in the Temple (Mandir) of Hinduism in South Asia and in Diaspora," in Norwegian). Prismet 50, no. 4 (1999): 156-66. Also published in Tempel og Katedral: Kunst og arkitektur som gudstroens speilbilde. Ed. Renate Banschbach Eggen og Olav Hognestad. Trondheim: Tapir, 2000, s. 23-39.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Kapila: Founder of Samkhya and Avatara of Vishnu." OrientaliaSuecana vol 47 (1998): 69-85.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Stedets kraft i hinduismens hellige land og landskap" ("The Power of Place in The Sacred Land and Landscape of Hinduism," in Norwegian). In Enhet i Mangfold: 100 år med religionshistorie i Norge, ed. Inger Marie Ruud og Sigurd Hjelde. Oslo: Aschehoug, 1998, 118-32.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Hinduismens identitet" ("The Identity of Hinduism, " in Norwegian). Prismet 49.4 (1998): 155-62.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Noen vanlige misforståelser om hinduismen" ("Some Common Misunderstandings About Hinduism," in Norwegian). Prismet 49.4 (1998): 163-66.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Shivas barndom." ("The Childhood of Shiva," in Norwegian). Chaos 29 (1998): 53-79.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "The Upanshads: The Last Part of the Veda, the Revealed Scripture of Hinduism." In Philosophical Pocketbook: Circling Around the Act of Creating, ed. Paula Fure. Kongsberg: Galleri Åkern, 1997, pp. 8-9.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Hinduismen i diaspora: Religiøs endring og norsk kontekst" ("Hinduism in Diaspora: Religious Change and Norwegian Context," in Norwegian). Kirke og Kultur 102, no 4/5 (1997): 441-52.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Komparasjon og Pluralitet" ("Comparison and Plurality," in Norwegian). Religion og Livssyn 9, no 3 (1997): 16-19.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Humankind and Nature in Buddhism." In A Companion to World Philosophies, ed. Eliot Deutsch and Ron Bontekoe. Oxford: Blackwell, 1997, pp. 381-91.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Fristende magiske evner (siddhi, vibhuti) som bivirkninger av yogapraksis i Samkhya og Samkhya-Yoga ("Tempting Magical Powers [siddhi, vibhuti] as Side-effects of Yoga Practice According to Samkhya and Samkhya-Yoga," in Norwegian). Chaos 27 (1997): 79-94.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Magiske evner som ikke er magiske: Bedrageri og skepsis til magiske evner i sør-asiatisk historie" ("Magic Powers that are not Magical," in Norwegian). In Magi i møte med det moderne, ed. Torunn Selberg. Oslo: Research Council of Norway. KULTs skriftserie nr. 83, pp. 152-66.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Hinduismens tempel (prasada, mandira)" ("The Temple of Hinduism" [prasada, mandira] ," in Norwegian) Religion og Livssyn, 9, no. 2(1997): 40-3.

Erratum, "The Anthropocentric Bias in Eliade's Interpretation of the Samkhya and Samkhya-Yoga Systems of Religious Thought." Religion 26 (1996): 401.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Prakriti." In Kalatattvakosha: A Lexicon of Fundamental Concepts of the Indian Arts, vol III, Primal Elements - Mahabharata, ed. Bettina Bäumer. Delhi: Motilal Banarsidass., 1996. pp. 1-48.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Bhagavadgita, Ecosophy T, and Deep Ecology." Inquiry 39 (1996): 219-38.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "The Female Pole of the Godhead in Tantrism and the Prakriti of Samkhya." Numen 43 (1996): 56-81.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Ikke-beskadigelse (ahimsa) og offer-ideologi i Bhagavadgita" ("Non-Injury (ahimsa) and the ideology of the Sacrifice in the Bhagavadgita," in Norwegian). Chaos 24 (1995): 59-71.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "The Anthropocentric Bias in Eliade's Interpretation of the Samkhya and Samkhya-Yoga Systems of Religious Thought." Religion 25(1995): 213-225.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "The Institutionalization of the Ethics of 'Non-injury Towards All Beings' in Ancient India." Environmental Ethics, 16, no 3 (1994): 287-301.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Ordinary Nature: Pakati in the Pali Scripture." Asian Philosophy 3, no. 2 (1993): 75-87.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Restrained Persons, Transformed Places: Relation to Place in the Samkhya-Yoga Traditions." In Environmental Ethics: Discourses and Cultural Traditions, A Festschrift to Arne Naess, ed. Rana B. Singh. Also published in The National Geographical Journal of India, 39, no. 1-2 (1993): 141-49.

Book reviews

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Mark Singleton and Ellen Goldberg (eds.), Gurus of Modern Yoga. Numen 62 (2015): 745-748.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Ferdinando Sardella, Modern Hindu Personalism: The History, Life, and Thought of Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. Numen 62.1 (2015): 143-148.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Understanding the Brahma Kumaris. By Frank Whaling. Edinburgh: Dunedin Academic Press, 2012. 137 pp. I Numen 2013 ;Volum 60, 476-478.

 

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Forms of Knowledge in Early Modern Asia: Explorations in the Intellectual History of India and Tibet, 1500-1800. Edited by Sheldon Pollock. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2011.. Journal of world history 2013, 24.(1) s. 198-200.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Mikael Aktor og Robert Deliege (eds), From Stigma to Assertion: Untouchability, Identity and Politics in Early and Modern India. Chaos. Dansk-norsk tidsskrift for religionhistoriske studier 2012 (56) s. 149-151

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Inside the Guru’s Gate: Ritual Uses of Texts Among the Sikhs in Varanasi, Kristina Myrvold. Journal of Punjab Studies 2010 ;Volum 17.(1-2) s. 149-151

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Hinduism and Ecology: The Intersection of Earth, Sky, and Water, ed Christopher Key Chapple and Mary Evelyn Tucker. Environmental Ethics 25 (2003): 333-336.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of The Work of Kings: The New Buddhism in Sri Lanka, by H. L. Seneviratne. Religion 33 (2003): 181-182.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of The Emergence of Hindu Nationalism in India, by John Zavos. Contemporary South Asia, vol. 10 (2001): 439-440.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Jnandev Studies I and II, Songs on Yoga and III, The Conservative Vaishnava, by Catharina Kiehnle. Acta Orientalia, vol. 62 (2001): 269-271.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Violence Denied: Violence, Non-violence and the Rationalization of Violence in South Asian Cultural History, ed. Jan. E. M. Houben and Karel R. van Kooij (eds.). Religion, 31, no. 3 (2001): 277-278.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Indra and other Vedic deities: A euhemeristic study, by Uma Chakravarty. International Journal of Hindu Studies 4, nr. 2 (2000): 207-208.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Politikens håndbog i Verdens religioner, ed. Mikael Rothstein. Chaos 34, 111-112.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Buddhism in Practice, ed. Donald S. Lopez. Contemporary South Asia 9, no 3 (2000):384-385.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Tone Lie Bøttinger og Kåre A. Lie, Søstrenes sanger: Therigatha. Chaos 34, 110-111.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of On Understanding Buddhists: Essays on the Theravada Tradition in Sri Lanka, by John Ross Carter. Religion 30 (2000): 78-79.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Professor Kane’s Contribution to Dharmashastra Literature, ed. S. G. Moghe. Religious Studies Review 25, no. 4 (1999): 443.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of A Buddhist Woman’s Path to Enlightenment, ed. Peter Schalk. Temenos 34 (1998): 297-300.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Deep Ecology for the 21st Century: Readings on the Philosophy of the New Environmentalism, ed. Georg Sessions, Journal of the American Academy of Religion 66 (1998): 967-69.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of How Buddhism Began, by Richard F. Gombrich. In Temenos 33 (1997): 276-79.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Prakriti: The Integral Vision, five volumes, ed. Kapila Vatsyayana. In Acta Orientalia 58 (1997): 244-49.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Ancient Eastern Philosophy for Beginners, by Richard Osborne and Borin Van Loon. In Contemporary South Asia6 (1997): 294-95.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Representing Hinduism, ed. Vasudha Dalmia and H. von Stietencron. In Numen 44 (1997): 347-48.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of The Divine and the Demoniac, by Carmel Berkson. In Contemporary South Asia6 (1997): 103-4.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of A Survey of Hinduism, by Klaus K. Klostermaier. In Numen 44 (1997): 97-8.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Harmony of Religions, by Thomas Manninezhath. In ActaOrientalia 57 (1996): 212-14.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of The Self and Its States, by Andrew O. Fort. In ActaOrientalia 57 (1996): 211-12.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Ecology and Religion: Ecological Spirituality in Cross-Cultural Perspective, by David Kinsley. In Journal of the American Academy of Religion, 64 (1996): 907-9.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of The Philosophy of Religion and Advaita Vedanta: A Comparative Study in Religion and Reason, by Arvind Sharma. In Religion 26 (1996): 377-78.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Ecological Prospects: Scientific, Religious, and Aesthetic Perspectives, ed. Christopher Key Chapple. In Journal of The American Academy of Religion 64 (1996): 656-9.

Review of Rules and Regulations of Brahmanical Asceticism, Yatidharmasamuccaya of Yadava Prakasha, ed. and trans. by Patrick Olivelle. In Numen 43 (1996): 321-2.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Das Brahmanische Totenritual nach der Antyeshtipaddhati des Narayanabhatta, by Klaus Werner Müller. In Journal of Asian Studies 53, No. 2 (1994): 602-3.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Buddha Nature, by Sallie B. King, In Buddhist-Christian Studies 14 (1994): 198-200.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Religion Philosophy Yoga, by Jean Filliozat. In South Asia in Review, 16, no. 1 (1992): 42.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Encountering the Goddess, by Thomas B. Coburn. In South Asia in Review, 15, n. 4 (1991): 87.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Hugging the Trees: The Story of the Chipko Movement, by Thomas Weber. In South Asia in Review, 15, no. 4 (1991): 91-93.

Jacobsen, Knut A. Review of Human Fertility Cults and Rituals in Bengal, by P. K. Maity. In South Asia in Review, 14, no. 4 (1990): 11-12.

Public Radio Lectures

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Hva er Yoga?" P2 Akademiet (Public Radio Lecture). September 20. og 21. February, 2004.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Flere veier til samme mål - verdensreligioner i Norge og religiøs sannhet" ("Several Paths to the same goal: World Religions in Norway and Religious Truth"). P2 Akademiet (Public Radio Lecture). September 10.,11. and 14., 2002.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Buddhismens ritualer" ("The Rituals of Buddhism, " in Norwegian). P2 Akademiet (Public Radio Lecture) September 9. and 15., 2001.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Hinduismens gudsforestillinger ("The Conceptions of God in Hinduism, " in Norwegian). P2 Akademiet (Public Radio Lecture) 17.4/24.4.1999.

Newspaper and Magazine Articles 

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Religiøs identitet." Feature article (kronikk) Bergens Tidende, May 30, 2006.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Indisk vei til helse og velvære." Feature article (kronikk) Aftenposten, August 4, 2005. Også utgitt i svensk oversettelse: Knut A. Jacobsen, "Väg till vishet har blivit motionsform". Sydasien 29.3 (2005):

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Hva skjer med Indias kastesystem." Feature article (kronikk) Aftenposten, July 11, 2004.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Verdensreligionene forandrer Norge." Feature article (kronikk) Morgenbladet, July 2-8

Jacobsen, Knut A. "En sikh som leder skaper forsoning i India" ("A Sikh as leader creates reconciliation in India"). Feature article (kronikk) Aftenposten, June 15, 2004.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Verdensreligioner i Norge" ("World Religions in Norway"). Feature article (kronikk) Aftenposten, November 21, 2001.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Seva, maitri og karmayoga. " Tredje Verden Magasinet X 6 (2001): 52.

Jacobsen, Knut A. "Templet: En sentral institusjon for hinduismen i Tamil-kulturen i Norge"("The temple: A Central Institution for Hinduism of the Tamil Culture in Norway") Tamil Sangam i Norge 20 år, 41-43.