Summer workshop on Greek Language, Culture & Civilization at Jawaharlal Nehru University

April 19th, 2018 by

Summer School on “Greek Language, Culture & Civilization” (26th- 30th May 2018) organized by  Greek Chair, School of Language, Literature & Culture Studies,  Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi-110067 The Greek Chair, Jawaharlal Nehru University is pleased to announce the organization of a Summer School titled “Greek Language, Culture & Civilization”. The academic action will take place from MayContinue reading

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

April 18th, 2018 by

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

Visit of India’s State Minister of Agriculture Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawat to Greece

April 18th, 2018 by

India’s State Minister of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, Shree Gajendra Singh Shekhawat held talks with the Greek Minister of Agricultural Development and Food Mr. Evangelos Apostolos and senior officials of his Ministry on the first day of his three-day official visit to Greece on April 18, 2018. After the meeting, the two men made jointContinue reading

Intensive Hindi and Sanskrit Language Courses

April 16th, 2018 by

The Athens Center for Indian and Indo- Hellenic Studies organizes a new weekly Hindi course for beginners to cover the first year’s syllabus within two months. Lessons will be held in small groups of up to 5 people. Program: Hindi A: Every Tuesday from 18:00 to 20:00. Start of classes: Tuesday April 24, 2018 ToContinue reading

Celebration of Vaisakhi in Athens 2018

April 12th, 2018 by

 Celebration of Vaisakhi in Athens 2018 (Photo: Myrto Gaziani) The Sikh community in Greece, now counting more than 13,000 members, celebrated with special zeal and religious devotion “Vaishaki”, one of their largest religious festivals, on Saturday, April 7, 2018, in the Taurus area in Athens. The celebration is organized every year by the Sikh CulturalContinue reading

Screening of the movie “Court”

April 11th, 2018 by

The Aghia Paraskevi Cinema Club presents the awarded film “Court”, written and directed by Chaitanya Tamhane  on Wednesday, April 11, at 8 pm, at the Cultural Park, St. Kotsis , 1 Spartis str., Agia Paraskevi. The film examines the Indian legal system through the Mumbai Sessions Court trial of an ageing protest singer, Narayan Kamble (Vira Sathidar), who is accused of encouraging aContinue reading

Greece is recovering, is reformed and has strong advantages, says Sir Suma Chakrabarti

April 2nd, 2018 by

“I support the idea of the ‘clean exit’ from the economic program because Greece is recovering, is reformed and has strong advantages” stated European Bank of Restructuring and Development (EBRD) president Sir Suma Chakrabati to Athens Macedonian News Agency. While referring tο the brain drain phenomenon in Greece, he claimed it can be reversed as it happenedContinue reading

Celebration of Bangladesh’s Independence Day in Athens

March 30th, 2018 by

H.E. the Ambassador of Bangladesh to Greece Mr. Md. Jasim Uddin welcomes the President of ELINEPA Dr Dimitrios Vassiliadis, General Secretary Mr. Anthony Papadopoulos (left) and musician  Mr. Kostas Kalaitzis (right) at the reception. Bangladesh’s Independence Day and National Day has been celebrated with great enthusiasm in Athens, Greece. The day started with hoisting of the nationalContinue reading

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

March 27th, 2018 by

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

Celebration of the Greek Independence Day in New Delhi – 2018

March 24th, 2018 by

Η.Ε. the Ambassador of Greece to New Delhi Mr. Panos Kalogeropoulos with the Honorable  State Minister of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Mr. Gajendra Singh Shekhawat during the celebration of the Greek Independence Day in New Delhi On the occasion of the celebration of the 147th anniversary of Greek Independence Day, a formal reception was arranged byContinue reading