University of Athens – Hindi Courses 2017-18

October 17th, 2017 by

Hindi lessons at the School of Foreign Languages, University of Athens start on Friday October 20, 2017 according to the following schedule Class A1: every Friday at 3-6 pmClass B1: Every Friday at 6-9 pm the lessons will be held at the School o Foreign Languages (5 Stadiou avenue, 3rd floor, room 314, near SyntagmaContinue reading

The master of mandolin U. Rajesh in Athens

October 16th, 2017 by

The Indian mandolin virtuoso U. Rajesh will play LIVE music on Saturday, October 21, 7:30 pm at Nectar of Love (Nikephorou Mandilara 17 & Fleming Avenue, Agios Ioannis Renti). Entrance Free. Seats: First come, first seated. Contact number 6946123042. U. Rajesh is a brother of the mandolin legend, U. Srinivas, and has been recognized as aContinue reading

Satguru Madhu Paramhans in Athens

October 11th, 2017 by

On the occasion of the visit of the popular Indian teacher and philosopher Satguru Madhu Paramhansji to Greece The Athens Center for Indian and Indo-Helenic Studies and the Schools Manola  organizeδ his open speech on the theme: “The Path Toward Self-Realization in Indian Philosophy” on Friday, October 13, 2017, at 18:00 at the Main Amphitheater ofContinue reading

Introduction to Indian Philosophy (9 lectures)

September 25th, 2017 by

The Athens Center for Indian & Indo-Greek Studies and the Synthesis Center organize a series of nine lectures on the theme “Introduction to Indian Philosophy” with Indologist Dr Dimitrios Vassiliadis. Course starts: Saturday, October 21, 14: 00 – 16: 00 hrs. At the Synthesis Center  16 Voiotias & Ipeirou str Kato Chalandri Near Chalandri Metro Station Tel. 2106712150 Mob. 6932565097 e-mail: a​  PROGRAMContinue reading

Study of Yoga Texts

September 25th, 2017 by

with Dr Dimitrios Vassiliadis After seven years of meticulous study and interpretation of classical yogic texts such as the Upanishad-s, the Bhagavad Gita, the Sankhya Karika, the Shiva Sutra and the Yoga Sutra, the Athens Center for Indian and Indo-Greek Studies starts in collaboration with the Shakti Yoga Studio a new course with Dr Dimitrios VassiliadisContinue reading

Sanskrit Courses 2017-18

September 25th, 2017 by

The Athens Center for Indian & Indo-Greek Studies organizes regular courses of the Sanskrit language for beginners and advanced students. Classes are held in small groups of 4-6 people once or twice a week with Indologist  Dr Dimitrios Vassiliadis. Courses Start: October 23, 2017 Program: The exact dates and hours will be determined in consultation with the students. The offered courses are: 1. ClassContinue reading

ELINEPA’s Tour in Tamil Nadu 2017

September 25th, 2017 by

The Indo-Hellenic Society for Culture and Development (ELINEPA) is organizing a business and cultural tour to the South Indian State of Tamil Nadu from 29 September to 9 October 2017. The tour includes visits to research centers and facilities dealing with organic farming and processing of agricultural products in the cities of Chennai and Dharmapuri,Continue reading

Screening of the movie “Gandhi” – 21 October

September 23rd, 2017 by
Gandhi Screening

On the occasion of the celebration of the 148th anniversary of the birth of Mahatma Gandhi (October 2, 1869), the Indo-Hellenic Society for Culture and Development, the Athens Center for Indian and Indo-Hellenic Studies, and the Shakti Yoga Studio are organizing a special event with the screening of Richard Attenborough’s award-winning film “Gandhi” Saturday 21Continue reading

A Tribute to Asima Chaterjee on the 100th Anniversary of Her Birth

September 23rd, 2017 by

Dimitrios Vassiliadis Asima Chaterjee (23 September  1917 – 6 November 2006) was born in Bengal and grew up in Kolkata (former Calcutta). She graduated from the University of Calcutta with honors in chemistry in 1936 and  received a Doctorate of Science there in 1944. She was the second woman after Janaki Ammal to be conferred Doctorate of Science by an IndianContinue reading

Ηelpline for ICCR Scholarship Students

September 17th, 2017 by

Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) sponsors scholarships for foreign students under various Schemes. Under these schemes, the Council handles more than 2000 admissions of foreign students at various Universities/Institutes on an annual basis. In this connection, the Council receives a large number of queries from foreign students related to course selection, hostel issues, stipend,Continue reading