Celebration of the International Day of Yoga in Greece – 2017

May 20th, 2017 by

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF YOGA June 21 was declared as the International Day of Yoga by the United Nations General Assembly on December 11, 2014. General Assembly Vice-President Álvaro Mendonca E Moura (Portugal) delivering a statement on behalf of General Assembly President Sam Kutesa (Uganda), in which he noted the overwhelming support that the resolution on yoga had received, with moreContinue 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

International Conference & Exhibition “Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum – 2017″

May 20th, 2017 by

Following the resounding success of last May’s 3rd Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum, attended by over 700 stakeholders from the global cruising and yachting sectors, the 4th Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum will take place on May 23-24, 2017 in Athens, Greece. As the cruise industry’s development focus increasingly shifts towards the fast growing Chinese, Indian and South East AsianContinue 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

ELIAMEP launches an Asian Studies Program

May 13th, 2017 by

Hellenic Foundation for European & Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP) recently announced it will launch an Asian Studies Program, coordinated by its Director General Dr Thanos Dokos and Dr George Tzogopoulos. The principal objective of ELIAMEP Asian Studies Program is to closely monitor developments in Asia. Taking into account the shift of the US interest from theContinue reading

Film submission for the Thessaloniki International Film Festival

May 5th, 2017 by

The on-line film submission for the 58th Thessaloniki International Film Festival has began. Films can be submitted as DVD or via a password-protected streaming URL link HERE. The “Thessaloniki International Film Festival” takes place every year in Thessaloniki. The Festival features the work of young film directors from all over the world, establishing Thessaloniki asContinue reading

State visit of President of Cyprus to India (25-29 April, 2017)

April 28th, 2017 by

H.E. Mr Nicos Anastasiades, President of Republic of Cyprus, is welcomed by Honorable President of India Shri Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi in New Delhi H.E. Mr Nicos Anastasiades, President of Republic of Cyprus, is visiting India on a State Visit from April 25-29, 2017, at the invitation of Hon’ble President of India Shri PranabContinue reading

Indian interest in weddings, movies, tourism and investments in Kavala

April 25th, 2017 by

President of ELINEPA Dr Demetrios Vassiliadis with President of DIMOFELIA Ms. Anastasia Iosifidou and Indian Producer Mr. Ravinder Dariya With the growing arrival of Indian tourists in Athens and the cosmopolitan islands of the Cyclades, the interest of Indian tourist agents and entrepreneurs has begun to turn to other areas of Greece that can provideContinue reading

First Ancient Civilizations Forum in Athens

April 24th, 2017 by

The first Forum of Ancient Civilizations (also known as GC-10) was organized in Athens on the initiative of Greek Foreign Minister Mr. Nikos Kotzias and the support of his Chinese counterpart Mr. Wang Yi. Ministers, government representatives and scholars from Greece, China, India, Iraq, Iran, Egypt, Italy, Mexico, Peru and Bolivia attended the forum. The officialContinue reading

Seminar on the Ashtanga Yoga of Patanjali

April 24th, 2017 by

The Community of Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga Greece organizes a special event with a speech on the Ashtanga Yoga of Patanjali by Dr Dimitrios Vassiliadis. The extremely interesting speech concerns all, practitioners and teachers, on the path of yoga. It is compulsory to register with an email at ashtangayogahellas@gmail.com or with a message on the community ‘sContinue reading