Book Presentation “Life in India” by Kleon Arzoglou

The presentation of Kleon Arzoglou’s third book, “Life in India” (Greek:Η Ζωή στην Ινδία), held  on October, 3, 2014 at Gavrielides Publications, 17 Agias Irinis str., Monastiraki, was a big success. It was attended by many new and old friends of India.  Dr. Dimitrios Vassiliadis, Indologist and Chairman of ELINEPA, pointed out the significance of the …

Book Presentation ” Mahatma Gandhi and Rabindranath Tagore”

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The Indologist and Chairman of ELINEPA, Dimitris Vassiliadis, will speak about two prominent representatives of Indian spirituality in the twentieth century on τhe occasion of the recent release of the two books: “The Values of Mahatma Gandhi through his Writings“ (ELINEPA : Athens 2011) and “Rabindranath Tagore: Special issue for his 150th Birth Anniversary“ (ELINEPA : Athens …

VLACHS IN INDIA

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by Liviu Bordas  Review: Helen Abadzi   Here is a new book “Journey in India. Indian images and illusions on the way of the Romanian culture towards the Occident.” by Liviu Bordas, a Romanian historian working in Italy, I believe. Unfortunately it’s in Romanian, and not many Greeks can read it.  But it ought to be listed on …

A CHRONICLE OF THE GREEKS IN INDIA – 1750-1950

Introduction by Demetrios Th. Vassiliades In “A Chronicle of the Greeks in India – 1750-1950”, Dione Marcos-Dodis, who was born in Karachi and grew up in Calcutta, researches and records the way of life that her family, relatives and friends led during their sojourn in India.  They were part of a little known but, nevertheless, important emigration movement …