Celebration of the Greek Independence Day in New Delhi – 2018

March 24th, 2018 by

Η.Ε. the Ambassador of Greece to New Delhi Mr. Panos Kalogeropoulos with the Honorable  State Minister of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Mr. Gajendra Singh Shekhawat during the celebration of the Greek Independence Day in New Delhi On the occasion of the celebration of the 147th anniversary of Greek Independence Day, a formal reception was arranged byContinue reading

A photo exhibition by Mariva Zacharof about Bangladesh’s tough reality

March 24th, 2018 by

Municipal Art Gallery Lefa, Psychiko Duration: 1 February – 6 April 2018 Visiting hours: Monday-Tuesday-Thursday-Friday 10-18 / Wednesday 13-20 The Municipal Art Gallery  Lefa in Psychiko exhibits the photographs of contemporary Greek artist Mariva Zacharof, which she recorded during her three-month trip to Bangladesh in early 2017. The Photography Exhibition titled “The Tree and theContinue reading

Courses on Yoga Philosophy and study of Sanskrit texts in Thessaloniki

March 19th, 2018 by

The Athens Center for Indian & Indo-Hellenic Studies and the Ashtanga Yoga Thessaloniki organize a new series of regular meetings with lectures on Yoga Philosophy and study of sacred Sanskrit texts with the teacher of Indian Philosophy and Sanskrit Dr Dimitrios Vassiliadis. The theme of this year’s lectures will focus on the meditative methods and yogic practices that have beenContinue reading

Happy New Year – Vikram Samvat 2075

March 18th, 2018 by

18 Μαρτίου 2018. Happy New Year (Vikram Samvat 2075) and Happy Navaratri 18 मार्च 2018. हिन्दू नववर्ष 2075 एवम् चैत्र नवरात्र स्थापना दिवस पर आप सबको हार्दिक अभिनन्दन तथा शुभकामनाये । सूर्य संवेदनापुष्पेः दीप्ति कारुण्यगंधने । लब्ध्वा शुभम् नववर्षेअस्मिन् कुर्यात्सर्वस्यमंगलम्।। As the sun gives (unhindered) light, sensibility brings compassion, flowers give pleasant fragrance ~ may theContinue reading

“Indian Culture” at the 1st Experimental Gymnasium of Athens

March 15th, 2018 by

The Indo-Hellenic Society for Culture & Development (ELINEPA) is organizing a series of cultural programs about India and its culture for the students of the 1st Experimental Gymnasium  of Athens. The project is under the program, “Traveling in the World Flavors”, which is curated by professors Maria Lountzi and Marianthi Baka. The first lecture was held onContinue reading

President of India inaugurated World Hindi Secretariat building in Mauritius

March 14th, 2018 by

हिन्दी सिर्फ भारत की राष्ट्रभाषा ही नहीं होनी चाहिए बल्कि उसे अंतरराष्ट्रीय भाषा का दर्जा मिलना चाहिए । Hindi should not be only national language of India, but it should be recognized as an international language. महात्मा गांधी  Mahatma Gandhi Honorable President of India Sree Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated on March 13, 2018 the WorldContinue reading

TOWARDS INWARD: Theatre workshop with Jayanta Chatterjee

March 13th, 2018 by

Friday May 11, to Tuesday May 15, 2018 [Every day from 5pm to 9:pm / total of 20 hours]  Venue: “Konstantinoupoleos aka Neverland” ( 275 Konstantinoupoleos str, Kolonos, Athens) “Eilissos” a company for culture organizes a theatrical workshop with the Indian director and actor Jayanta Chatterjee which will take place for the first time in AthensContinue reading

Khayal and Thumri concert and workshop with Samrat Pandit in Thessaloniki

March 12th, 2018 by

Τhe Indo-Hellenic Society for Culture and Development (ELINEPA) invites its members and friends in Thessaloniki to attend a classical Indian music concert with Samrat Pandit (vocal Khayal and Thumri) and Foibos Apostolidis (tambla)  on Thursday March 22, 2018, 21:30-24:30 hrs. at Studio Flamenco “Pellizco” (5 Orphanidou str., Thessaloniki). Entrance 7 euro. The next day, Friday,Continue reading

Bollywood’s topmost comedian Krushna Abhishek in Kavala

March 11th, 2018 by

Bollywood’s famous comedian and dancer Krushna Abhisek will visit the city of Kavala in North Greece from 22 to 28 March for shooting of a dance show for Kashmera Shah’s movie “Die Tomorrow.” Krushna Abhisek, nicknamed Jimmy Kimmel of Bollywood, is a nephew of Indian legend Govinda and one of India’s top comedians. He hosts hisContinue reading

Filming in Greece: A new legal framework of economic incentives

March 10th, 2018 by

Greece is for many reasons a film friendly country; its unique light and natural beauty, as well as its rich cultural heritage and versatile architecture have attracted many Bollywood productions with Kashmira Shah’s movie “Die Tomorrow” and  the song “Swag Se Swagat” for the movie “Tiger Zinda Hai” with Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif being among the most recent and interesting ones.Continue reading