Prospects for expansion of Indian tourism in Greece

June 26th, 2017 by

The Indo-Hellenic Society for Culture and Development (ELINEPA) has signed an exclusive agreement with Travel Call India, one of New Delhi’s largest outgoing travel agencies, to promote Indian tourism in resorts and historic sites in Greece. The agreement was signed on June 14, 2017 by ELINEPA’s President, Dr Dimitrios Vassiliadis and the Executive Director ofContinue reading

Eid al-Fitr Mubarak

June 25th, 2017 by

Eid al-Fitr (feast of breaking of the fast) is a gazetted holiday in India and an important religious holiday celebrated by Muslims worldwide that marks the conclusion of the 29 or 30 days of dawn-to-sunset fasting during the entire month of Ramadan. The festival is all about celebrating the breaking of the fast as wellContinue reading

Indian tourist agents in Thessaly

June 24th, 2017 by

The Administrative Region of Thessaly invited 16 Indian representatives of major tourist agencies (Chrysalis Holidays, DMC Representations, etc.) to visit Meteora, the traditional village of Ambelakia in Mount Olympus, the ancient theater of Larissa, Pelion, Skiathos Island, Lake Plastiras and other touristic sights of the wider region from 14 until 20 June 2017. The Indian delegation wasContinue reading

National Digital Library of India

June 20th, 2017 by

The Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India in coordination with the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur has started a new National Digital Library (NDL) that has more than 7 million books available on a single portal from primary to post-graduate level. The portal integrates books from different Indian Institutional Repositories and hosts contents from multiple subject domains like Religion,Continue reading

EU to release final tranche of €25 mn. to support India’s School Education

June 19th, 2017 by
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The EU Delegation to India has announced the decision to release of the final tranche of €25 mn. of its €80 mn. grant to the Indian Government’s educational institutions Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan and Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan (RMSA). This brings to a conclusion the EU’s sector support to school education in India, to which itContinue reading

Common Yoga Protocol 2017 (pdf and video)

June 19th, 2017 by

On the occasion  of the celebration of the 3rd International Day of Yoga, the Ministry of Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH), Government of India, published in collaboration with the  Morarji Desai National Institute of Yoga a Common Yoga Protocol in the form of a booklet and video in Hindi and other languages  (English, French,Continue reading

International Father’s Day 2017

June 18th, 2017 by

Federico Barocci (1598) – Aeneas carrying his father Anchises from the burning Troy. पिता दिवस की शुभकामना – Happy Father’s Day International Father’s Day is celebrated worldwide to recognize the contribution that fathers  make to the lives of their children and to the society. This day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting. Although it is celebratedContinue reading

Free courses on Greek language and culture

June 15th, 2017 by

Odysseas Greek Language & History Tutor Platform The Odysseas online language tutor is an interactive learning program designed to teach the Greek language and culture on the internet using electronic learning principles and advanced user interface technology. Created by the Hellenic Studies Development Team at Simon Fraser University of Canada the electronic platform is addressed to English and Chinese speakers.Continue reading

“A Passage to India” in the Athens Open Air Film Festival

June 13th, 2017 by

David Lean’s classic film “A Passage to India” (1984) will be shown at the Athens Open Air Film Festival on Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017, at 21:00 hrs, at the National Archaeological Museum (44, October 28th Str., Athens). Based on E.M. Forster’s novel, “A Passage to India” is one of the best films  about the twilight of the BritishContinue reading

Hindi First Year – Change exam time

June 8th, 2017 by

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