Screening of the movie “Gandhi” – 21 October

On the occasion of the celebration of the 148th anniversary of the birth of Mahatma Gandhi (October 2, 1869), the Indo-Hellenic Society for Culture and Development, the Athens Center for Indian and Indo-Hellenic Studies, and the Shakti Yoga Studio are organizing a special event with the screening of Richard Attenborough’s award-winning film “Gandhi” Saturday 21 …

A Tribute to Asima Chaterjee on the 100th Anniversary of Her Birth

Dimitrios Vassiliadis Asima Chaterjee (23 September  1917 – 6 November 2006) was born in Bengal and grew up in Kolkata (former Calcutta). She graduated from the University of Calcutta with honors in chemistry in 1936 and  received a Doctorate of Science there in 1944. She was the second woman after Janaki Ammal to be conferred Doctorate of Science by an Indian …