Bust of Socrates in Dhaka (Tender Notice)

The Hellenic-Indian Society for Culture and Development (ELINEPA) has launched an open tender for the construction of a marble or bronze bust of Socrates to be donated to the University of Dhaka on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Greek-Bangladesh diplomatic relations. Interested artists from Greece and Bangladesh are kindly requested to send their …

Holy and Profane love – Playing between Bharata Natyam and Flamenco at Handmade and Recycled Festival

The Multi-Active Group of Art Fabrica Athens invites you to the dance performance Sacred and Profane Love – Bharata Natyam and Flamenco directed by Renzo Vescovi and performed by Caterina Scotti on September 28 at 9:00 p.m. (60′) at Technohoros Fabrika (125 Alexandrou Street & Evrymedontos, Kerameikos, Athens). The performance explores the connection between dances …

Two Greek Indologists among the 60 EU-India legends

Padma Shri Nikolas Kazanas, Indology professor and founder of the “Omilos Meleton” Cultural Institute and Ms. Leda Sandala, Indian classical dance teacher and founder of the “Shantom” House of Culture are among the 60 distinguished personalities included in the “EUIndia 60 Legends” coffee table book published by the Europe India Center for Business and Industry …

Hindi seminar at the 10th Multilingualism Celebration in Thessaloniki

On Saturday September 3, 2022 at 10.30 a.m. you are all cordially invited for a Hindi seminar organized by the Hellenic-Indian Society for Culture & Development (ELINEPA) and the 10th Multilingual Festival at :the Town Hall of Thessaloniki. Initiator Froso Vizovitou. The Department of Programs and Lifelong Learning of the Directorate of Education of the …

The Ministry of Supreme Happiness, from the Deaf Theatrical Group “Crazy Colors” in Thessaloniki

The Deaf Theater Group “Crazy Colors” presents the play “The Ministry of Supreme Happiness” by activist and award-winning writer Arundhati Roy for two performances at the National Theatre of Northern Greece (Macedonian Studies Society Theatre) on September 17 & 18, 2022. The play takes place with the participation of deaf and speaking actors using physical …

Strengthening of the Chair of Greek Studies “Dimitrios Galanos” at JNU

The strengthening of the Chair of Greek Studies “Dimitrios Galanos” at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) with Professor Vassilis Syros, and the renewal of the staff of the Greek Embassy in New Delhi offer new possibilities for the further advancement of educational and cultural relations between the two countries linked by a long history of struggles …

A Life’s Journey with Endpoint in Ghostly Japan – Lafcadio Hearn in a New Edition

By Andreas L. KatonisUniversity of Thessaloniki, Greece One could give the above title to the survey of a recent book written on, and by Lafcadio Hearn released by Polaris Publications in Budapest.[1] Hearn is mostly considered to have been an American writer. This is due to the fact that he lived for years in the …