Concert of Greek Indian Music with the master of mandolin U. Rajesh in Athens

April 18th, 2018 by
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The Indian mandolin virtuoso U. Rajesh accompanied by musicians N. Praveen (tabla), Nadi Raj (song), Makis Tselentis (keyboards), Giorgos Dinakos (guitar), Giorgos Krionas (guitar), Fotis Apostolaras (bass), Vangelis Lakkas (uti), and Costas Mylonas (drums) will play LIVE music on Monday, April 23, 8:00 pm at Nectar of Love (Nikephorou Mandilara 17 & Fleming Avenue, Agios Ioannis Renti). H ELINEPA invitesContinue reading


Father Constantinos Parthenios and the Last Supper by Johann Zoffany in the St. John’s Church, Kolkata

April 5th, 2018 by
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«…λάβετε φάγετε· τοῦτό ἐστι τὸ σῶμά μου·… πίετε ἐξ αὐτοῦ πάντες τοῦτο γάρ ἐστι τὸ αἷμά μου τὸ τῆς καινῆς διαθήκης τὸ περὶ πολλῶν ἐκχυνόμενον εἰς ἄφεσιν ἁμαρτιῶν.” Matthew, 26: 26-28. Dimitrios Vassiliadis One of the most famous artworks now hanging on the walls of the St. John’s Church, Kolkata (Calcutta) is the painting of The LastContinue reading


Rajesh James’ documentary “In Thunder, Lightning and Rain” in Trianon

March 27th, 2018 by
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Rajesh James’ documentary “In thunder, lighting and rain” will be screened on Thursday, March 29, at 17:00. at the “Trianon” cinema (21 Kodriktonos & 101 Patission str., Victoria Metro). The screening takes place within the framework of the International Documentary Film Festival of Peloponnese, which is hosted for the first time in Athens. Rajesh James isContinue reading


“Address to the Greeks” by Henry Louis Vivian Derozio (Poem)

March 25th, 2018 by
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Henry Louis Vivian Derozio (Kolkata, 18 April 1809 – Kolkata, 26 December 1831) was a Bengali philhellene educator and poet of Portuguese descent and perhaps the first nationalist poet of Modern India. He studied Greek philosophy, drama and classical literature and was influenced by the Greek values of liberty and justice which left a strong impact onContinue reading


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

March 24th, 2018 by
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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


TOWARDS INWARD: Theatre workshop with Jayanta Chatterjee

March 13th, 2018 by
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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
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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
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Kashmera Shah, Krushna Abhishek and Rishab Chauhan in Kavala Bollywood’s famous comedian and dancer Krushna Abhishek visits the city of Kavala in North Greece from 22 to 28 March for shooting 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 oneContinue reading


Filming in Greece: A new legal framework of economic incentives

March 10th, 2018 by
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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


“Women of Passion, Women of Greece” in the 8th Theatre Olympics in India

March 1st, 2018 by
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After a series of successful performances in Athens and tours in Australia and in Brussels, the theatrical production of the Railway Carriage Theater to Treno sto Rouf “Women of Passion, Women of Greece” participates in the 8th Theatre Olympics in India, taking place from February 17th to April 8th in New Delhi and 16 moreContinue reading