Screening of the movie “Court”

April 11th, 2018 by
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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


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

March 27th, 2018 by
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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


Bollywood’s topmost comedian Krushna Abhishek in Kavala

March 11th, 2018 by
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Kashmera Shah, Krushna Abhishek and Rishab Chauhan in Kavala Bollywood’s famous comedian and dancer Krushna Abhishek visits the city of Kavala in North Greece from 22 to 28 March for shooting a dance show for Kashmera Shah’s movie “Die Tomorrow.” Krushna Abhisek, nicknamed Jimmy Kimmel of Bollywood, is a nephew of Indian legend Govinda and oneContinue reading


Filming in Greece: A new legal framework of economic incentives

March 10th, 2018 by
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Greece is for many reasons a film friendly country; its unique light and natural beauty, as well as its rich cultural heritage and versatile architecture have attracted many Bollywood productions with Kashmira Shah’s movie “Die Tomorrow” and  the song “Swag Se Swagat” for the movie “Tiger Zinda Hai” with Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif being among the most recent and interesting ones.Continue reading


Three singers of Bollywood in Chania, Crete

March 6th, 2018 by
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Three popular Bollywood singers from India, Akhil Sachdeva, Neha Kakkar and Armaan Malik, visited Chania, Crete, for the video clips of three new songs recorded by the major musical company Super Cassettes Industries Ltd. in India. The six-day shootings, which were completed last Saturday, took place in the city of Chania and the surrounding areas,Continue reading


“Up Down & Sideways” the Indian participation in the 20th Thessaloniki Documentary Festival

March 4th, 2018 by
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The International Film Festival of Thessaloniki that celebrates, this year, 20 years of life and 20 years of creative relationship with the fascinating art of the documentary, opened its curtain on March 2, 2018, in the packed Olympion Theatre, and in the presence of politicians, artists and prominent representatives of the audiovisual industry, and itContinue reading


“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
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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
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एथेंस राष्ट्रीय एवं कपोडीष्ट्रियन विश्वविद्यालय – एक आत्म चित्र A Self Portrait of the University of Athens has been translated into Hindi and is now available on the website 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 history andContinue reading