Splash Biography


Major: Human Development

College/Employer: Cornell

Year of Graduation: Not available.

Picture of Kopal Jha

Brief Biographical Sketch:

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Past Classes

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?429: Introduction to Arabic Perfumery in Splash Spring 18 (Apr. 28, 2018)
Scent is the most undervalued sense in the Western world. But to people in Arab countries, fragrance is a quintessential element of their cultural identity. Learn the role that perfume plays in the Middle East and other parts of the Orient, and receive simply instruction in the art of perfume compositions, including a live demonstration. Course will cover history of perfume use, basics of perfumery, and aesthetic and spiritual significance of fragrance to Eastern cultures. Disclaimer: plant-based fragrances will be actively used during this session. If you are allergic to particular oils or chemicals, it is recommended you check with the instructor before registering for this course.