International Conference on “Demetrios Galanos and His Legacy: Indo-Greek scholarship 1790-2018″

December 8th, 2017 by

Indira Gandhi National Center for the Arts (IGNCA), under the Bharat Vidya Prayojana, a long term academic program of the IGNCA, organizes an International Conference entitled “Demetrios Galanos and His Legacy: Indo-Greek scholarship 1790-2018” that will be held in two phases, one in New Delhi and other in Varanasi, in  February, 2018. The Embassy ofContinue reading

Lecture: “Mahatma Gandhi and Hindi as the National Language of India” by Prof. Dipak Malik

November 28th, 2017 by

Prof. Dipak Malik, Emeritus Director of the Gandhian Institute of Studies, Varanasi, India, delivered a lecture on the theme “Mahatma Gandhi and Hindi as the National Language of India” on Friday, December 1, 2017, 18:00-19:30 hrs, at  the School of Foreign Languages, University of Athens  (5 Stadiou str., 3rd floor, room 314). The lecture wasContinue reading

Program of Sanskrit Courses 2017-18

October 27th, 2017 by

Lessons of Sanskrit at the Athens Center for Indian & Indo-Hellenic Studies (15 Nikolaou Florou str., 5th floor, near Panormou Metro) start on Monday October 30, 2017 according to the following schedule: Class A1 (Beginners): Every Monday 18:00-20:00 Class B1 (2nd year): every Tuesday 11:00-13:00 Class B2 (3rd year): every Monday 13:00-15:00 Class C1 (3rd year):Continue reading

Eight lectures on Yoga Philosophy

October 23rd, 2017 by

The Athens Center for Indian and Indo-Hellenic Studies and the Shakti Yoga Studio organize a second course of monthly lectures on the Philosophy of Yoga with the Indologist professor and author Dr Dimitrios Vassiliadis. The theme of this year’s lectures will focus on the meditative methods and yogic practices that have been developed through theContinue 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

Courses Start: October 30, 2017 The offered courses are: 1. Class A for beginners – Introduction to Sanskrit language. The course is based on the book “Introduction to Sanskrit Language” by Dimitrios Vassiliadis and includes learning of the Devanagari script, vocabulary, syntax, grammar and study of selected Sanskrit passages. 2. Class B for advanced students & study of Sanskrit hymns and Sacred Texts.Continue 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

Hindi Courses at Athens University

August 25th, 2017 by

Hindi and Sanskrit Courses for Beginners and Advanced Students SCHOOL OF FOREIGN LANGUAGES  NATIONAL AND KAPODISTRIAN UNIVERSITY OF ATHENS  Academic Year 2017-2018 Registration in the School of Foreign Languages takes place daily from 9.00 to 15.00 hrs at the Secretariat Office (Hippocrates 7, 2nd floor) PROGRAM SCHEDULE Class A1 (Beginners): Friday at 15:00-18:00, 5 StadiouContinue reading