Report on the Greek-Indian economic and trade relations

The Office for Economic and Commercial Affairs of the Embassyof Greece in New Delhi published its annual report onthe state of the Indian economy and the development of economic and trade relations between Greece and India in the year 2017. The reports includes general data on the Indian economy and the prevailing conditions in attracting international investments, …

6th Pan-Hellenic Yoga Festival: October 20 & 21, 2018

The Hellenic Yoga Association organizes the 6th Pan-Hellenic Yoga Festival on October 20 and 21 at “The Hub Events” (5 Alkminis str. Metro Kerameikos) with the participation of many teachers and schools from various yoga systems. Yoga is a philosophical system that has been developed over the last 4000 years and involves practices aimed at the …

The Work of Indian Pritzker Prize 2018 Laureate Architect, Balkrishna Vithaldas Doshi

By Mari Siampani* In March, the Pritzker Prize (equivalent to a Nobel for Architecture) Jury announced the selected Laureate for 2018 to be for the first time in history an Indian Architect, Professor Balkrishna Vithaldas Doshi, recognizing this way his offer to his country and the humanity, through his built work the past 60 years. …

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi receives the UN ‘Champions of the Earth’ award

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi received the United Nation’s highest environmental honour, the ‘Champions of the Earth Award’ from United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, on October 3, 2018 at a ceremony in New Delhi. He is among the six individuals and organisations who got the 2018 award. The Indian Prime Minister received the Award for his extensive …

The Mrs. India Worldwide – 2018 pageant had a strong Greek touch

Mrs. India Worldwide – 2018 Qualification Competition was held in Rhodes from 11 to 16 September with the support of the Greek Tourism Organization and local operators and businesses. Τhe Mrs India Worldwide pageant, which envisions a future where all married women realise that they are strong, beautiful, and complete, was organised for the first …

Rendez-vous with Indian Prints at the Municipal Art Gallery of Piraeus

Photo: The President of ELINEPA Dr Dimitrios Vassiliadis with the President of the Greek Characters Association Mrs. Florence Christakis, and the Characters Ioannis Monogyios, Alexandra Tsitsina and Nikos Stavrakantonakis (in the background) during the inauguration of the exhibition. A large crowd of people attended the inauguration of the exhibition of engravings by the group of …

Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary to be a global event – Celebrations in Greece and Cyprus

The Government of India has decided to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi with a range of cultural events that will last for two years starting from 2nd October 2018. The two-year-long celebrations will be held across India and all over the globe  spreading  Mahatma Gandhi’s principles, which helped lead India to independence …