Introduction to Hindi through Kabir Poetry – Speak Dates 2021 Online Event, April 17-18

Introduction to Hindi through Kabir Poetry Sunday 18 April 2021, time 16.00 – 16.20 Free participation with registration at the link HERE In the context of the online events Speak Dates 2021 organized by the Foreign Language Teaching Center of EKPA, the professor of Indian languages Dimitriοs Vassiliadis will present the evolution of the Hindi …

Felicitations letter from the President of India on the 200th anniversary of Greece’s independence

Excellency, On behalf of the people and Government of India and on my own behalf, I extend our warm greetings and felicitations to Your Excellency and to the Government and friendly people of the Hellenic Republic, on the occasion of your Independence Day, which also marks the 200th anniversary of the Independence of Greece. India …

Launch of a new course in Indian philosophy, “The Unorthodox – Buddhism, Jainism, Materialism”

सम्यग्दर्शनज्ञानचारित्राणि मोक्षमार्गःRight vision, right knowledge and right conduct are the path to liberationTattvārtha Sūtra Ι.1. The Athens Center for Indian and Indo-Hellenic Studies organizes a new online course in Indian Philosophy, under the guidance of Indologist Professor Dimitrios Vassiliadis. on the theme “The Unorthodox – Buddhism, Jainism, Materialism”. This is the 3rd cοurse in the …

Online screening of the film “Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar”and lecture-discussion on the Caste System in India

Educational Cinema On the occasion of the 130th birth anniversary of  Dr Bimrao Ramji Ambedkar (14 April 1891 – 6 December 1956) the Athens Center for Indian and Indo-Hellenic Studies organizes an online screening of the classic film of Jabbar Patel “Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar” (1999, duration 3 hours, English language with no subtitles). on 14 …

ICCR scholarships 2021-22 for Greek Nationals

The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) has announced the offering of scholarships to foreign nationals, for the academic year 2021-22, under the General Scholarship Scheme and the Scholarship Scheme for Indian Culture A. General Scholarship Scheme The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) is offering one scholarship to Greek Nationals every year under the General …

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  …

Online screening of the movie “Diksha” by Arun Kaul

Educational Cinema The Athens Center for Indian and Indo-Hellenic Studies is organizing an online screening of the movie “Diksha” by Arun Kaul on Saturday, March 13, 2021 at 15:00 hrs. An open discussion will follow. Language Hindi and Sanskrit with English subtitles, Free participation for the students of the Athens Center for Indian & Indo-Hellenic …

An excerpt from Sri Aurobido’s epic poem “Savitri” composed by Demis Visvikis

SAVITRI   (excerpt)Composition: Demis Visvikis for soprano, baritone and two pianossoprano: Marie-France Goudébaritone: Steve Maïpiano 1: Nicholas Ongpiano 2: Massanori Kobiki Demis Visvikis in 1996 and 1997, inspired by Savitri, an epic in Twelve Books by the Indian philosopher, poet and writer Sri Aurobindo (1872-1950), composed a work for soprano, baritone and orchestra (or two pianos) …

Online screening of the movie “Sati” by Aparna Sen.

Educational Cinema The Athens Center for Indian and Indo-Hellenic Studies is organizing an online screening of Aparna Sen’s film “Sati” on February 13, 2021 at 15:00. A free discussion will follow. Language Bengali with English subtitles, Free participation for students and members of the Center for Indian and Indo-Hellenic Studies by registering at the link …