“West Asian and Hellenistic Elements in Indian Art” by Vinay Kumar

February 12th, 2018 by
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Book review by Sushma Mani Kumar, Vinay. 2015. West Asian and Hellenistic Elements in Indian Art. B.R.Publishing Corporation, New Delhi, figs. and maps 67, plates 242, pp. 145. Price Rs.3000. Despite the wealth of material contained in various published works and article, the study of West Asian and Greco-Roman elements in Indian art and their transformation needed aContinue reading

(greek) Παρουσίαση του βιβλίου «Μαχάτμα Γκάντι – Ο Μεγάλος Οδηγός» της Σοφίας Μακράκη

February 9th, 2018 by

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“Greek Desher Itihas” the first book on Greek history to be written in any Indian language.

February 5th, 2018 by
Greek Desher Itihas

Priyadarshi Dutta Published in July, 1833 “গ্রীক দেশের ইতিহাস” (Greek Desher Itihas), a Bengali book written by Khettro Mohun Mookerjea, was meant to serve as text book for school students and those appearing in private examinations. Published by Calcutta School Book Society, it is an abridged translation of Dr. Oliver Goldsmith’s book titled History ofContinue reading

A Self Portrait of the University of Athens in Hindi

January 29th, 2018 by

एथेंस राष्ट्रीय एवं कपोडीष्ट्रियन विश्वविद्यालय – एक आत्म चित्र A Self Portrait of the University of Athens has been translated into Hindi and will soon be published in a brochure of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (NKUA), so that speakers of the national language of India can be informed in their own language about the historyContinue reading

Awards to Rima Das for her movie “Village Rockstars” at the 20th International Film Festival of Olympia for Children and Young People

December 16th, 2017 by

Assamese filmmaker Rima Das won the award of the Best Feature Film Director for her movie “Village Rockstars” at the 20th International Film Festival of Olympia for Children and Young People. Her lead actor in the 87-minute feature film, her 10-year-old niece, Bhanita Das won also, in the same festival, the award of the Best Young ActressContinue reading

India and my Persian garden

December 13th, 2017 by
ΙΝΔΙΑ και ο περσικός μου κήπος εξώφυλλο (1)

Barbara Athanassiadis INDIA and my Persian garden Year: 2016 Genre: Travel Literature A journey into my soul “…I felt I was breathing an India of another time… an entire symphony of luminous diamonds, sapphires of the deepest blue, rubies the colour of pigeon’s blood, pink pearls and sea-green emeralds, most of which were set inContinue reading

Kashmera Shah in Kavala for shooting her new movie

December 7th, 2017 by
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PRODUCTION The beautiful city of Kavala seems to have enchanted the famous actress of Bollywood and former Miss India, Kashmera Shah, who visits the historic city of the Eastern Macedonia for a second time this year to complete the filming of her latest movie “Die Tomorrow”. In this film, which is a production of herContinue reading

Bollywood nights in Lefkada

December 5th, 2017 by

The Indo-Hellenic Society for Culture and Development and the Cultural Center of Lefkada are organizing a two-nights tribute to Indian Cinema with Bollywood Award-winning Films. The films to be screened are “Paheli” with Shah Rukh Khan on Friday December 8, and “Yaadein” with Kareena Kapoor Khan and Hrithik Roshan on Sunday, December 10th. The screeningsContinue reading

The Snake Charmer by Nina Maria Paschalidou

November 17th, 2017 by

A Film Documentary by Nina Maria Paschalidou* Cyprus, Greece, 2017, 58 min The Snake Charmer follows Amir Khan, one of the most popular and influential Bollywood actors in India today, on a journey across India, as he uses his gifts as a charmer to lure his audience into adopting radical new ideas and practices concerning the way men treatContinue reading

The Indian film “Newton” at the Thessaloniki International Film Festival

November 3rd, 2017 by

The award-winning film “Newton” (2017) by Amit V. Masurkar will have its Greek premiere at the 58th Thessaloniki International Film Festival. Newton is a Hindi black comedy drama film co-written and directed by Amit V. Masurkar. The film stars  Rajkummar Rao, Pankaj Tripathi, Anjali Patil and Raghubir Yadav. Produced by Manish Mundra under Drishyam Films. It has been selected as the Indian entry for the Best ForeignContinue reading