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

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

Hindi First Year – Change exam time

June 8th, 2017 by

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World Environment Day 2017

June 5th, 2017 by

सर्वभूतस्थमात्मानं सर्वभूतानि चात्मनि। ईक्षते योगयुक्तात्मा सर्वत्र समदर्शनः ।।                                            श्रीमदभगवद्गीता 6.29 The one who has realized the union has equal looks everywhere He sees all beings in Himself and Himself in all beings.                                                                                                           Βhagavad-Gītā, 6.29 World Environment Day [WED] was designated by the UN General Assembly in 1972 and it is celebrated each year on 5 June for encouragingContinue reading

Certificate of Studies for the Seminar “Introduction to Indian Philosophy”

May 26th, 2017 by

ATHENS CENTER FOR INDIAN AND INDO-HELLENIC STUDIES Certificates of Studies for students who completed the 8 lectures course “Introduction to Indian Philosophy” in the years 2016-2017 have been issued. Those who have completed the course successfully can receive their Certificate from the Yoga Center “The Blue Elephant” (23, Democratias ave., Neo Psychiko). For further details please send anContinue reading

2 PhD positions for Marie Sklodowska-Curie European Training Network on explaining global India

May 24th, 2017 by

IBEI – Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals Application Deadline expanded up to 6 June 2017 Call for 2 PhD students (Early Stage Researchers) to develop the PhD at the Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals (IBEI) in collaboration with the Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, involved in the Marie S. Curie European Training Network projectContinue reading

(greek) Τροποποίηση στη διδασκαλία των Spanda Kārikā-s

May 22nd, 2017 by

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Yoga in the Tantric Tradition – transfer of lesson

May 20th, 2017 by

The eighth lecture on “Yoga in the Tantric Tradition” of the series “Introduction to the Philosophy of Yoga” with Dr Dimitrios Vassiliadis is transferred for the following Saturday, 27/05/2017, 13: 00-15: 00 at Shakti Yoga Studio (17–19 Labrou Fotiadou str., Metz, Athens).

Happy Mother’s Day – 2017

May 14th, 2017 by
mother and child

Georgios Jakobides  (Greek, 1852-1932)  “Mother and Child”   oil on canvas  90.2 x 66 cm (35.5 x 26 in)  private collection   Ευχές σε όλες τις μητέρες του κόσμου – मातृ दिवस की सभी माताओं को हार्दिक बधाई – Greetings to all mothers in the world. या देवी सर्वभुतेषु मातृरूपेण संस्थिता । नमस्तस्यै नमस्तस्यै नमस्तस्यै नमोContinue reading

Vedanta and Tantra

May 14th, 2017 by

Eighth lecture of the series “Introduction to Indian Philosophy” With Dr Dimitriοs Vassiliadis Sunday, May 14, 2016, hours 17:00 – 19:00 At the Yoga Center Blue Elephant (23, Democratias ave., Neo Psychiko)