ELINEPA’s Cultural Programmes with the Society “Friendship of Nations”

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EL.IN.E.P.A.’s musical team constituted from Kostas Kalaitzis (Song), Lefteris Mitropoulos (Tampla), Anil Kumar (Tabla), Vassilis Divanis (Tabla), Giorgos Mitsikaris (Flute) and Klara (Tampoura) performed songs and music from India in the international festival “New Year’s Eves around the World” that was organised by the Society Friendship of Nations and the Student Club of Economic University …

The Twinning of Thessaloniki and Calcutta

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The city of Thessalonica realised it’s partnership with the historical city of Calcutta on the 21 January 2005. The protocol of the Twinning of these two great cities was signed by the mayor of Thessalonica, Mr. Vassilis Papageorgopoulos, and the mayor of Calcutta, Subrata Mookerjee, during the celebratory meeting of the city council of Thessalonica …

Mahatma Gandhi in Thassos

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“The Castle”, the Cultural Association of Limenaria in Thassos, organised on the 3rd November 2004 the first-ever in Greece lecture of the Indologist and chairman of ELINEPA, Dr. Demetrios Vassiliades, on the subject “Mahatma Gandhi: the Father of Modern India.” The well-organised cultural evening gathered schoolteachers, scholars as well as students and residents of the island. …

Yanni’s performance at the Taj Mahal – March 1997

Renowned Greek music composer Yiannis Chryssomallis (professionally known as Yanni), became the First Western Artist to be permitted to perform at the Taj Mahal, one of the universally admired masterpieces of the world’s heritage. Yanni and his international team comprising of almost 300 members performed live for three consecutive nights from 20 to 22 March 1997 …