1st Convergences Greece Forum in Athens, 1 & 2 April 2019

April 1st at 19:30 – Opening Event, Olympia Municipal Music Theater “Maria Callas” April 2nd at 9:00 am – 8:00 pm  –  Working Day at Hub Events (5 Alkminis str.) Convergences and the World Human Forum in collaboration with SDSN Greece join forces and present the 1st Convergences Greece Forum in Athens, 1 & 2 …

Greek participation in Kinoteka film festival in India

This years’ Kinoteka, European Union’s Film Festival for universities and colleges will be shown to Pune, Chennai, and Auroville in the coming days. The audience, students, teachers, and cinephiles will get an opportunity to see a selection of 5 award-winning films from 5 EU Member States – Greece, Bulgaria, Spain, Luxembourg, and Lithuania. Yannis Korres’ …

VASTU: The Indian Theory of Architecture -Introduction of basic principles

By Mari Siampani* “Man is the measure of all things, of the things that are, that they are, and of things that are not, that they are not. ” Protagoras (C.481-411 B.C.) With these words from the Greek sophist Protagoras, Kapila Vatsyayan begins the chapter “Fundamental Principles Underlying Indian Architecture” in the catalogue “Vistara_The Architecture …

84th TIF – Business Platform for Upgrading Relations between India and Greece

The 84th Thessaloniki International Fair (TIF) will be a business platform for the empowerment of the financial and commercial cooperation between India and Greece. This September’s TIF will host India as the Honoured Country. India boasts one of the largest and most rapidly growing economies in the world. At the presentation of the 84th TIF, …

Hotel Mumbai in the Greek Cinemas – From March 21, 2019

Based on real facts. The story of the victims and their survivors, their sympathy and courage over one of the most ruthless terrorist attacks ever seen in India… Hotel Mumbai is a 2018 historical, thriller film directed by Greek-Australian director Anthony Maras and written by John Collee and Anthony Maras. It is based on the …

Resemblances between Classical Indian and Greek-Byzantine music

Kristi Stassinopoulou* “Why do you want me to teach you Indian singing, Kristi?  You already sing Indian!”  Sunjot said laughing when I finished the signing of one traditional folk song from the Greek islands.  Never in her life did she have the chance to hear any Greek traditional music, so before starting our first lesson …

Congratulations to Prof. Rameshchandra Sinha

The President and the Board of Directors of the Indo-Hellenic Society for Culture and Development (ELINEPA) congratulate their prominent member, Dr. Rameshchandra Sinha, on being appointed as President of the Indian Council of Philosophical Research (ICPR) in New Delhi for a three-year term. Dr. Rameshchandra Sinha, Emeritus Professor and Head in the Department of Philosophy, …

17th International Hindi Conference in Athens, Greece (5-13 June 2019)

17th International Hindi Conference Athens, Greece 5 – 13 June 2019 (Location to be announced soon) हिंदी विवरण के लिए नीचे स्क्रॉल करें Organized by: The International Hindi Conference and its supporting Institutions, Journals, and Forums. The Indo-Hellenic Society for Culture and Development (ELINEPA), Athens, Greece Objectives.   The main objectives of this conference are …