Celebration of Bangladesh’s National and Independence Day in Athens- 2019

Bangladesh’s National and Independence Day has been celebrated with great enthusiasm in Athens, Greece. The celebration started on March 25th with the hoisting of the national flag by H.E. the Ambassador of Bangladesh to Greece Mr. Md. Jasim Uddin att the Bangladesh Embassy premises, and the reading of the messages sent by the Honorable President …

Photo exhibition “Road of Light and Hope-Voyage of Hellenism to Japan” at the Byzantine Museum of Athens

Duration:January 16, 2019 to February 10, 2019 Working Hours:Monday & Wednesday to Sunday, 8:30- 15:30 (Tuesday closed) Byzantine and Christian Museum of Athens The exhibition is held as part of the anniversary events to celebrate 120 years of diplomatic relations between Greece and Japan. It is co-organized by the Byzantine & Christian Museum of Athens, …

The Kalash People in Northern Pakistan

By Dimitra Stasinopoulou The ancient ethnic group of the Kalash people, live high in the remote mountains of Pakistan’s Hindu Kush (an extension of the Himalayas) deep in the valleys of Bumboret, Rumbur and Birir, near the inaccessible mountain border of Taliban-controlled zones of Afghanistan and more specifically in the greater area of Chitral valley, in …

Lecture on “Influences of the Greco-Buddhist Art in China”

The Hellenic-Indian Society for Culture and Development (ELINEPA) invites its members and friends to attend a lecture by the Chinese academician Chenzhen Yu on the theme: Influences of the Greco-Buddhist Art in China On Monday, 14 January 2019, at 5 pmAt LAIKO UNIVERSITY OF ATHENS, (Evripidou 12, Athens) The lecture is organized by Dr. Potitsa Grigorakou, Researcher …

International workshop on the global connections of the Greco-Buddhist art of Gandhara, 18-19 March 2019, Oxford

The Classical Art Research Centre, University of Oxford organizes an international workshop on The Global Connections of Gandharan Art  on Monday-Tuesday 18th-19th March 2019 The workshop will be held in the Lecture Theatre, Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies, 66 St Giles’, Oxford, OX1 3LU. The workshop will re-examine the links between Gandharan art …

A trip to North Pakistan – from Peshawar to Kalash

by Dimitra Stasinopoulou Travelling to North Pakistan, is an adventure in and of itself! It is a country blessed with abundant natural and historical riches. From breath-taking Himalayan mountain scenery, to rivers and forests, unique tribes, important archaeological sites, museums and very hospital people. Especially the north, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, is a wild frontier. Only for visiting …

24th conference of the European Association for South Asian Archaeology and Art

July 2-6, University “L’Orientale,” Naples The 24th conference of the European Association for South Asian Archaeology and Art will be held in Naples, Italy. It will be hosted by the University of Naples “L’Orientale” and the ISMEO, and will be held in the monumental complex of the Monastery of San Domenico Maggiore. The European Association …

Bangladesh-Greece Friendship in Colours

Bangladesh-Greece Friendship in Colours – group painting exhibition Opening: Wednesday, 27 June 2018 at 7:30 pm The exhibition will remain open for display until 29 June 2018 (12 pm –8pm) Venue: EOS art gallery, 38 Cheiden Victoria Square, Athens Participate six Bangladeshi and six Greek artists: Rena Anousis, Evi Athanassiou, Bipasha Hayat, Afrozaa Jamil, Martha Koritsoglu, Stella Koukoulaki, …

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 …