Asian Studies at the New York Cοllege of Athens

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ΕΝΗΜΕΡΩΣΗ Το University του Bolton  (University of Bolton, UK) χορηγεί Master of Philosophy (MPhil) και Διδακτορικό Φιλοσοφίας (PhD) σε Ασιατικές Σπουδές. Οι μεταπτυχιακοί σπουδαστές εγγράφονται στο Παν/μιο του Bolton, όπου τους ανατίθεται το θέμα του Mphil ή του PhD  σε θέματα Πολιτισμού, Ιστορίας, κτλ και ορίζεται ένας ακαδημαϊκός υπεύθυνος (supervisor) από την Ελλάδα και ένας από το πανεπιστήμιο του …

MEGASTHENES THE FATHER OF INDIAN HISTORY

Demetrios Vassiliades Greek Ambassador Megasthenes presents credentials to Chandragupta Maurya, who seats with Helena, the daughter of Seleukus Nikator, and the philosopher and royal advisor Chanakya in his court in Pataliputra (modern-day Patna) Megasthenes (Μεγασθένης, ca. 350 – 290 BCE) was the first foreign Ambassador to India and recorded his ethnographic observations in a volume known …

Open Day Seminar on Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga

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The Hellenic Association of Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga Organizes an One Open Day Seminar on Ashtanga Yoga Date: Sunday 14 December, hours from 10 am uo to 20.00 pm Venue: Romantso (Anaxagora 3-5, Omonoia) Entry is Free to all For further information please contact: The Hellenic Association of Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga Email: ashtangayogahellas@gmail.com Phone: 6988084505 and 6945937845 …

70 Indian Tour Operators Visit Greece

For more photographs press here. For the first time the Hellenic Association of Travel and Tourist Agencies (ΗΑΤΤΑ) invited and extended full hospitality to the members of the Outbound Tour Operators Association of India (ΟΤΟΑΙ) who came to broaden the professional collaboration and accommodate a strong demand of Indians for trips to Greece.   The invitation has become a logical outcome …

Presentation of the Greek-Hindi and Hindi-Greek Dictionary at the Banaras Hindu University

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The Practical Greek-Hindi and Hindi-Greek Dictionary  was prepared by Greek Indologist and Professor of Hindi Dr  Dimitrios Vassiliadis over his one-year post-doctoral fellowship at the Department of Hindi, Banaras Hindu University, and with the input of the students of Hindi at the School of Foreign Languanges, University of Athens. The Dictionary was made up in cooperation …

Shiva and Dionysus

The Indo-Hellenic Society for Culture and Development and the Yogapraxis studio are organizing an open lecture on the theme, “Shiva and Dionysus” by the Indologist and Chairman of ELINEPA, Dr. Dimitris Vassiliadis. The lecture will follow the development of relations of Greek and Indian philosophy. The pre-historic contacts and ideological similarities and differences between the …

Western and Eastern Philosophy

Yannis Fikas, Ph.D. (Professor of Philosophy, Director Public Relations , New York College,  Athens. Email: yfikas@nyc.gr)   The Presocratics          The Presocratic philosophers of the 5th and 6th century BCE put forward universal principles based on which they interpreted all natural phenomena in their effort to harmonize the mythological world outlook with the scientific one. They …