Celebration of World Yoga Day in the Museum of Asian Art, Corfu

On the occasion of the celebration of the International Day of Yoga, the Museum of Asian Arts in Corfu organizes on Thursday 21 June 2018 at 19.30 in the inner peristyle of the Palace of St. Michael and George the following special events: A. Devotional Indian songs “Kirtan” with the musicians: Elena Souerev, Soprano Orestis …

Celebration of the 4th International Day of Yoga in Greece

On the occasion of the celebration of the 4th International Day of Yoga, the Hellenic Yoga Association, the LIght of Yoga and the Cultural Organization of the Municipality of Nea Smyrni are organizing an open yoga seminar on Sunday, June 17, 2018, in the Nea Smyrni Park. The program includes free workshops / courses from …

ELINEPA’s Annual Indian Dinner 2018

The Hellenic-Indian Society for Culture and Development (ELINEPA) organized its annual Indian Dinner on Sunday, May 27, 2018 at Royal Indian Chef Restaurant in Athens. The Guest of honor, H.E. Ms. Shamma Jain, Ambassador of India to Greece, thanked the attendees for their love for India and Indian culture and expressed the willing to contribute to the further improvement of …

Cultural Journey to Varanasi, Rishikes & Himalaya – August 2018

As part of its educational programs, the Hellenic-Indian Society for Culture and Development organizes a cultural journey to the holy city of Benares and to the foothills and peaks of the Himalayas in the North Indian State of Uttarakhand. The main stations of the trip include the Varanasi, or Banares – the capital of Hinduism;  …

Celebration of Vaisakhi in Athens 2018

 Celebration of Vaisakhi in Athens 2018 (Photo: Myrto Gaziani) The Sikh community in Greece, now counting more than 13,000 members, celebrated with special zeal and religious devotion “Vaishaki”, one of their largest religious festivals, on Saturday, April 7, 2018, in the Taurus area in Athens. The celebration is organized every year by the Sikh Cultural …

Celebration of Bangladesh’s Independence Day in Athens – 2018

H.E. the Ambassador of Bangladesh to Greece Mr. Md. Jasim Uddin welcomes the President of ELINEPA Dr Dimitrios Vassiliadis, General Secretary Mr. Anthony Papadopoulos (left) and musician  Mr. Kostas Kalaitzis (right) at the reception. Bangladesh’s Independence Day and National Day has been celebrated with great enthusiasm in Athens, Greece. The day started with hoisting of the national …

“Indian Culture” at the 1st Experimental Gymnasium of Athens

The Hellenic-Indian Society for Culture & Development (ELINEPA) is organizing a series of cultural programs about India and its culture for the students of the 1st Experimental Gymnasium  of Athens. The project is under the program, “Traveling in the World Flavors”, which is curated by professors Maria Lountzi and Marianthi Baka. The first lecture was held on …