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 …

Meeting with H.E. the new Ambassador of Bangladesh to Greece Mr. Ashud Ahmed

The chairman of ELINEPA and president of the Hellenic Society for Asian Studies Dr. Dimitrios Vassiliadis met today with the new Ambassador of Bangladesh to Greece H.E. Mr. Ashud Ahmed and had a very constructive discussion on the further development of the Greek-Bangladeshi cultural relations. Among the topics discussed were the teaching of the Bengali …

Webinar: The Vision of Lafcadio Hearn (VIDEO)

The Vision of Lefcadio HearnSpecial tribute for the 170 years since his birthand the 116th anniversary of his death September 26, 2020 at 12 p.m. (Athens UTC+3 hours)at ZOOM and Facebook LIVE Speakers Angela Gerekou, President of the Hellenic Tourism Organization (GNTO) Dimitrios Vassiliadis, Indologist Professor, President of the Hellenic-Indian Society for Culture & Development …

Agreement for the publication in the Greek language of the “Unfinished Memoirs” of the Father of the Nation of Bangladesh Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

This year Bangladesh celebrates the 100th birth anniversary of the Father of the Nation, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. To honor this auspicious occasion it was decided that the “Unfinished Memoirs” by Sheikh Mujibur Rahman should be translated and published in the Greek language. The relevant agreement thereon was signed on June 25, 2020 by H.E. …

Online presentation and discussion on the book “Taste of Hemlock” by the Bangladeshi diplomat Sujan Debnath

You are cordially invited to attend the online presentation and discussion on the Bangla book on Socrates and Classical Greece “Taste of Hemlock” by the Bangladeshi diplomat Sujan Debnath On Saturday, June 6, 2020 at 16:00 hrs GMT (19:00 hrs Greek Time, 22:00 hrs Bangladesh Time) Free participation. Link for joining in Zoom HERE  Program: …