Visit of Bollywood actress Kashmira Shah Sharma in Greece

July 11th, 2017 by

The Indo-Hellenic Society for Culture & Development (ELINEPA) invited Bollywood’s famous actress and film Director Kashmira Shah Sharma together with her production team to visit North Greece from June 30 to July 4, 2017 and choose ideal locations for her next movie.  The Indian guests welcomed at the International Airport of Thessaloniki by the PresidentContinue reading

Kathak dance by Jayeeta Dhuta

July 2nd, 2017 by

The famous Indian dancer Jayeeta Dutta will give an unforgettable performance of classical Indian compositions Krishna Vandana, Bhajan and Thumris in Kathak dance. The works will be devoted to Lord Krishna and his entertainments. All proceeds of the event will be donated to strengthen the Cow Protection Plan “Bhumi Farm”. Entrance: 5 Euro At theContinue reading

Production of Bollywood Movies in Kavala and Olympus

June 30th, 2017 by

Photo (from left): The President of ELINEPA Dr Dimitrios Vassiliadis with Film Producer Amit Shrivastava, Actress Kashmira Shah Sharma and Cinematographer Neelab Arun Kaul at Thessaloniki International Airport. The Indo-Hellenic Society for Culture and Development has invited, in cooperation with the Public Benefit Organization of Kavala “œDIMOFELIA”, the Municipality of Kavala, and the Municipality ofContinue reading

Punjabi Folk Dance Academy in Kavala’s Cosmopolis Festival

June 5th, 2017 by

The Municipality of Kavala and the Public Benefit Organization “DIMOFELIA” have invited the “Punjabi Folk  Dance Academy” from Chandigarh, India, to the Cosmopolis Ethnic Festival, which is organized by the Municipality of Kavala in the Old Town of Kavala “Panagia Peninsula” from 20th to 23th of July. The popular Indian dance group consists of 19 membersContinue reading

5th Bollywood & Multicultural Dance Festival

June 2nd, 2017 by

ELINEPA’s musical representative Costas Kalaitzis addresses the opening of the festival. The unique “Bollywood and Multicultural Dance Festival” becαme – once again – a great cultural event during the summer period in Athens. The Festival lastεδ from the 7th till the 9th of July 2017 and τοοκ place at the historical “Dora Stratou” Theatre, in the center ofContinue reading

Greek and Cypriot movies in the European Union Film Festival in India

June 2nd, 2017 by

The award-winning drama “Invisible” (2015) by Dimitris Athanitis will be screened on Monday, June 12, 2017 at 16:30 hrs in New Delhi (Siriform Auditorium Complex, Audi 2, August Kranti Marg, Khel Gaon). The screening takes place in the framework of the European Union Film Festival organized by the European Union Delegation in New Delhi fromContinue reading

Indian classical dance Kathak with live music

May 20th, 2017 by

An evening of Indian classical music performed by artists:  Shira Whitman – Dance, Pericles Bitsopoulos – Sitar, and Yannis Zannis – Tabla. On Saturday, June 10, 2017, at  20:00 – 23:00 hours At the Ionian Association (Tsourouktsoglou 1 & Irakliou 251, Nea Ionia) Free entrance   Kathak is one of the most popular types of Indian classical dance. The dancer wears theContinue reading

Damaru at the 5th Multilingual Celebration

May 19th, 2017 by

Damaru (Shiva’s drum) at an earlier performance: Alexandros – bansuri, Stergios – guitar and vocals, Xenia – Indian harmonium and vocals, Christina – vocals, and Ioakeim – djembe and mritanga. The Damaru Kirtan ensemble, which was founded in 2015 by Stergios Katsiolas (Satyaprem) and Xenia Vatti (Shambhuroopa) in Thessaloniki, will perform in the 5th Multilingual Celebration that will beContinue reading

“Freedom” by Rabindranath Tagore

May 6th, 2017 by

On the occasion of the 156th birthday anniversary of the Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore, ELINEPA publishes his poem “Freedom”  translated into Greek by Maria Nicolaidou.

Release of ICHOR’s musical album

April 7th, 2017 by

«Music replaces the lost magical sense of the world. It is the last effort to ecstasy and operates as a ritual, purification.» Dimitris Roumeliotis The musical band ICHOR presents its first musical album, “Dimitris Roumeliotis – ICHOR» on Saturday, April 8, 2017, at 21:00-23:00 hrs at Underflow Record Store & Art Gallery (39 Κallirois str., Athens, tel. 21Continue reading