Some Greek–related publications of the Greek Club Kyklos in Kolkata

By Ujjal Ghosh* The “Greek Club KYKLOS” was founded in 1988 by the renowned polyglot linguist Asit Chakraborty (1935-2003) and a few other friends of the Greek civilization in Kolkata. Since then the Club has increased in numbers and provides regular Greek language courses every Monday evening at its premises (Lokenath Apartment, 74A, Nagendra Nath …

Modern Greek Language Studies at the Vellore Institute of Technology (Tamil Nadu)

The teaching of the Modern Greek language was introduced for first time in December 2019 in the Department of Languages, School of Social Sciences and Languages at VIT Vellore. Now the Greek language is being taught alongside with several other European languages such as French, German, Spanish, Italian and Eastern languages such as Arabic, Chinese, …

Scholarships for Yoga, Ayurveda, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy in Indian institutions – 2020-21

The Indian Council of Cultural Relations (ICCR), New Delhi is offering AYUSH scholarships to foreign nationals for studying undergraduate, post graduate and Ph.D courses related to Yoga, Ayurveda, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy in Indian universities/institutes/ colleges. The applications will be accepted online only through the portal http://a2ascholarships.iccr.gov.in/ Greek applicants are required also to send an …

International Webinar “Crossing Borders and Boundaries: Contemporary Trends in Literatures and Language Teaching in the Time of COVID-19”

CALL FOR PAPERS International Virtual Webinar “Crossing Borders and Boundaries: Contemporary Trends in Literatures and Language Teaching in the Time of COVID-19” 10 July, 9:30 am – 11 July, 5:30 pm (Indian Standard Time, UTC + 5.30) FREE REGISTRATION Organized by the Department of Languages, School of Social Sciences and Languages, Vellore Institute of Technology, …

Scholarships for Ayurveda and Yoga by the Government of India

The last date for submission of application for the session 2020-2021 has been extended up to 31th March 2020 Government of India through Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) offers scholarships to foreign nationals to pursue various Ayurveda, Yoga, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH) courses in India. The Ministry of AYUSH under its ‘International Fellowship …

Sanskrit courses 2020

Athens Center for Indian and Indo-Hellenic Studies New Sanskrit courses 2020 1. Class A for beginners – Introduction to the Sanskrit language New Course: Every Friday 11:00-13:00Classes start on January 17, 2020 2. Study of Sanskrit Sacred Texts Course: 2nd Chapter of the Bhagavad GitaDates: Every Monday 11:30 – 13:30Classes start on January 13, 2020 More information

Hindi, Sanskrit and Indian Philosophy Courses 2020-21

The Hindi, Sanskrit and Indian Philosophy courses for the academic year 2020-21 at the Athens Center for Indian & Indo-Hellenic Studies will begin in October 2020. Morning and afternoon classes for beginners and advanced students under the guidance of Indologist Dr. Dimitrios Vassiliadis. The exact schedule will be determined at the discretion of teachers and …

Hindi Courses at the Foreign Languages Teaching Center 2020-2021

Hindi Courses  FOREIGN LANGUAGES, TEACHING CENTER, NATIONAL AND KAPODISTRIAN UNIVERSITY OF ATHENS Academic Year 2020-2021   Registration started on 31st August 2020, daily from 9.00 to 16.00 hrs at the Secretariat Office (Hippocratus 7, 2nd floor). Download the Application form for Registration HERE Classes start on October 30, 2020   See the Press Release HERE (in Greek) …

Collaboration in Education between Sharda University and ICBS Business College

A Memorandum of Understanding on Academic Co-Operation was signed on June 1, 2019. between Sharda University, Delhi NCR, India, and ICBS Business College, Thessaloniki, Greece. The purpose of this MoU is to develop Academic and Educational co-operation and to promote mutual understanding between the two academic institutions. The collaborative activities include among others exchange of …