Congratulations to Dimitra Stasinopoulou

March 27th, 2017 by
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Congratulations to the Greek world traveler and photographer, Dimitra Stasinopoulou, who won the second position in ΒΒC: Pictures Competition about  India. The wining picture is from her tour to Kolkata in December 2016.  Slums, such as this one in Kolkata, are the entry points of the poor into cities. Millions have migrated from the countryside in the searchContinue reading

Certificate of Studies

March 17th, 2017 by

ATHENS CENTER FOR INDIAN AND INDO-HELLENIC STUDIES Students who completed successfully the Indian Philosophy course “Study of the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali in Sanskrit” at the Shakti Yoga Studio during the years 2016-2017 can ask for a certificate. For further details please send an email to

No more seats available for ELINEPA’s annual Indian dinner

March 9th, 2017 by

Dear friends and members of ELINEPA,   Thank you for the enthusiasm with which you welcomed ELINEPA’s Annual Indian Dinner   Unfortunately, due to the limited number of restaurant seats we can not secure places for all those who responded positively to our invitation.   We kindly ask to come to ELINEPA’s Indian dinner on March 12 only those who holdContinue reading

Tribute to Padmasri Tarak Mehta

March 5th, 2017 by

The literarure of Gujarat lost one of its most important representatives, playwright and satirist Tarak Mehta, who passed away on March 1, 2017 at the age of 87 after a long illness. According to his wishes, his family donated the organs of his body for medical research. In 2015, Tarak Mehta was honored by the President ofContinue reading

REHAC: Survey for trainers – refugee support staff

February 23rd, 2017 by

Increased migration leads to new demands on people who train and support refugees in acquiring new skills and key competences. This survey is part of an international European project called REHAC (Reinventing Europeans through History, Art and Culture Learning). Our aim is to explore the possibilities offered by history, culture and the arts in orderContinue reading

Postponement of Lessons, Centre for Indian and Indo-Greek Studies

January 10th, 2017 by

Please note that the Sanskrit language lessons A1 and A2 scheduled for today, Tuesday, January 10, 2017 are postponed due to exceptional weather phenomena. On Wednesday 11/1/2017 lessons as usual.

Tribute to Vasiliki Tampouri

January 5th, 2017 by

Vassiliki Tampouri, a leading painter and teacher of painting, left our world on January 4, 2017. She was Creator and representative of the  Association of Greek Visual Artists  & Cultural Creators “Technosfaira” whose work inspired hundreds of young and old artists. Faithful to the humanitarian and Hellenic values, she reflected through her works an inexhaustible love forContinue reading

Wishes for a happy and creative new year from the Research Department

January 1st, 2017 by

The Research Department of the Athens Center for Indian and Indo-Greek Studies welcomes the new year with creativity and optimism wishing peace and prosperity to all people in accordance with the loftiest Vedantic thought “वसुधैव कुटुम्बकम्” (the world is one  family).

Give your Suggestions and Proposals to the Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India

December 29th, 2016 by

The Indiatourism Milan is requesting all interesting bodies to submit their  proposals  for promotional activit​ies, ​fairs, exhibitions, festivals, publications etc, wherein it could take part to showcase adequately the aspects of India with the scope to promote the destination and convince ​Greek tourists to select India for their holidays. ​In view of the above, we would beContinue reading

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

December 22nd, 2016 by

The Athens Center for Indian & Indo-Greek Studies wishes you and your family Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2017. सर्वेषां स्वस्तिर्भवतु । सर्वेषां शान्तिर्भवतु । सर्वेषां पूर्नं भवतु । सर्वेषां मड्गलं भवतु ॥ May be health for all, May be peace for all, May be completeness for all, May be prosperity for all.