5th Pan-Hellenic Yoga Festival

September 14th, 2017 by

The Hellenic Yoga Association and the Light of Yoga organize the 5th Panhellenic Yoga Festival, which will take place on 14 & 15 October 2017 at the Cultural Center of  the Municipality of Helleniko, (50 meters from Helliniko Metro Station). The program includes 48 classes / workshops of different yoga systems by distinguished teachers andContinue reading

Indian Participation in Thessaloniki International Fair

September 10th, 2017 by

This year as well India is participating at the Thessaloniki International Fair (TIF) exhibiting  a wide variety of folk art items, clothing, footwear, jewelery and food products. Thirty one Indian companies participating in the Fair present their products at pavilions 4 and 5. You can see a full list of the exhibitors from India HERE The 82nd TIF,Continue reading

Greek traditional flavors in Annapurna food exhibition

September 8th, 2017 by

Greek agricultural products and packaged food are becoming more and more popular in the Indian market, raising significantly the interest in importing high quality food products from Greece. Those who will be in Mumbai from 14 till 16 September 2017, will have the opportunity to experience the tastes of  Yunani (Greek) food legacies in the European UnionContinue reading

Condolences to Flood Victims in South Asia

August 31st, 2017 by

Photograph of the floods in South Asia © theguardian The Indo-Hellenic Society for Culture & Development (ELINEPA) expresses its deep condolences to families who have been effected by the devastating rain and floods in India, Nepal, Bangladesh and Pakistan that killed more than 1200 people and shut 1.8 million children out of school. ELINEPA will organizeContinue reading

Farewell to Ambassador Ms. Murugesan Manimekalai

August 29th, 2017 by

Η.Ε. Ms. Murugesan Manimekalai completed her brief two-year mission as India’s Ambassador to Greece and returns home after her retirement in late August 2017. On the occasion of her forthcoming departure, the First Secretary of the Embassy of India, Mr. Ram Verma, and his wife, Mrs. Kamlesh Verma, organized a farewell reception at their residenceContinue reading

Indian classical music with Samvad in Pelion

August 29th, 2017 by

The Samvad ensemble will play Indian classical music at the 33rd Summer Festival of Aggelini-Hatzinikos Foundation on Saturday 2 September at 21:00 at the open-air theater of Hortos in Southern Pelion.  Igino Brunoni, bansuri, saxophone Virginia Nicoli, bansuri & silver ute, vocals Giannis Zannis, tabla (Indian percussion) Samvad’s music is a dynamic expression of IndianContinue 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 will take place from September 1,  2017 daily and from 9.00 to 15.00 hrs at the Secretariat Office (Hippocrates 7, 2nd floor).  Classes start: 16 OctoberContinue reading

Free Yoga Lessons at the SNFCC

August 20th, 2017 by
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­ The Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC) is organizing summer yoga lessons for the public in the great lawn of the institution with free admission. The lessons coordinate physical movement and mental processes through gentle practice involving breathing, asana postures, and relaxation. Practitioners must wear comfortable clothing and bring their own yoga mat as well asContinue reading

Celebration of India’s Independence Day in Athens

August 17th, 2017 by

J On the evening of 15 August 2017 the building of the Indian Embassy in Athens was lit with the three colors of the Indian flag marking the 71st anniversary of the country’s independence. The celebration of Independence Day began early in the morning with the flag-hostng at the Embassy’s courtyard, reading a message from India’sContinue reading

Documentary “Machines” in the Aegean Film Festival

July 28th, 2017 by

Rahul Jain’s latest documentary “Machines” (2016) will be shown at the “Aegean Film Festival”  that takes place in Patmos Island from 25 to 30 July 2017. Director Rahul Jain’s striking documentary exposes the dark reality of fast fashion in a textile factory in Gujarat, India.  The 75 minutes documentary is an Indian, German and FinishContinue reading