Cultural event on Rabindranath Tagore and Greece in Dhaka (Video)

The Brihatta Art Foundation organized a special event on Rabindranath Tagore and Greece on December 6, 2021, in Dhaka, which was attended by many leading personalities of Bangladeshi literature and arts. The President of the Brihatta Art Foundation and Professor of Painting at the University of Dhaka, Dr. Bishwajit Goswami, welcomed the guests and the …

Statue of Themis becomes a symbol of justice and secularism in Bangladesh

By Dimitrios Vassiliadis The statue of Themis has become a symbol of justice and secularism in Bangladesh after its re-installation in front of the Dhaka Supreme Court complex. The statue made by the eminent Bangladeshi sculptor Mrinal Haque (1958-2020) is a combination of Greek and Bengali art and depicts a blindfolded Bengali woman wearing a …

World Peace Conference in Dhaka — Greek Participation

On the occasion of 50 years of Independence and  as part of the ongoing celebration of the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the Government of Bangladesh hosted a 2-day World Peace Conference on December 4 and 5 in Dhaka. The Conference under the theme ‘Advancing Peace Through Social Inclusion’ was held …

Happy Independence Day, Bangladesh!

শুভ স্বাধীনতা দিবস, বাংলাদেশ! On the auspicious occasion of Bangladesh’s 50th Independence Day, the Hellenic-Indian Society for Culture & Development (ELINEPA) wishes to the friendly people of Bangladesh, especially to those who live and work in Greece, Happy Independence Day with health, progress and prosperity. On March 26, 1971, Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh …

The historic 7th March speech of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

The historic speech of the Father of the Nation of Bangladesh, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, on 7th March 1971 at the Ramna Racecourse, Dhaka, Bangladesh. The speech that directed the whole nation towards independence. Brothers of mine;Today I appear before you with a heavy heart. You know and understand everything. We tried with our lives. But …

Special webinar to commemorate the historic 7 March speech of Bangabandhu

The Embassy of Bangladesh in Athens, Greece organized a special webinar to commemorate the historic 07 March Speech of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman:the speech that directed the whole nation towards independence On Sunday, 07 March 2021 at 11.00 am (Athens, GMT +2 hrs)Live  streaming  from  Bangladesh  Embassy  in  Athens   Facebook   Page  …

SPEAK DATES 2020 – Get to know the language you always wanted to learn in just 15 minutes

The Foreign Language Teaching Center of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, the European Commission and the Alumni Association “Foreign Language Teaching in Europe” invite you to participate in the online event Speak Date 2020, on Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 December. An action for multilingualism and language learning. 23 of the languages taught …

Invitation to the 19th Asian Art Biennale Bangladesh 2020

Important deadlines:Registration of participation by 30 November 2020Reaching of artwork at the venue on or before 31 January 2021 Artists and art organizations all around the world are invited  to participate at. the 19th Asian Art Biennale, which is going to be held from 01-31 March 2021 at the National Art Gallery of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy in Dhaka. …

Ambassador of Bangladesh presents his credentials to the President of Greece

Bangladesh Ambassador to Hellenic Republic (Greece) His Excellency Mr. Ashud Ahmed presented his credentials on October 23, 2020 to the President Mrs Katerina Sakellaropoulou at a ceremony at the Greek Presidency in Athens. During an exclusive meeting held between the President and the Ambassador following the presentation of the credentials, the President congratulated and felicitated …