Teleconference of Greek and Indian Foreign Ministers

The Greek Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikos Dendias, will hold a teleconference tomorrow, Thursday, October 29, 2020, at 12:30, with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of India, Subrahmanyam Jaishankar. Discussions will focus on issues of bilateral, regional and international interest with an emphasis on deepening bilateral relations and developments in the Eastern Mediterranean and South …

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 …

Indian classical music concert on Thursday, October 22 at Theocharakis Foundation

Jason Psarakis: sitar, esrazSpyros Vassiliadis: tablaGuest Artist: Takis Loukatos, visual arts & choreography / dance Jason Psarakis will appear for the first time at the Theocharakis Foundation, for a unique music night with Sitar and Esratz. Next to him will be Spyros Vassiliadis, who will accompany him with a tabla and Takis Loukatos, who will …

Webinar and Digital Photo Exhibition on Life of Mahatma Gandhi at University of Cyprus on 30 September 2020

Watch the recorded video of the Webinar and Digital Photo Exhibition on the Life of Mahatma Gandhi at the University of Cyprus, Nicosia. The University of Cyprus and the High Commission of the Republic of India in Cyprus are pleased to invite you to commemorate the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi’s Birth Anniversary, Gandhi Jayanti and …

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 …

Online lecture: “Mahatma Gandhi and the Religious Diversity of India”

“God has no religion.” Mahatma Gandhi On the occasion of the 152nd birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, the Athens Center for Indian and Indo-Hellenic Studies organizes an online lecture with the Indologist professor Dr Dimitrios Vassiliadis on the theme: “Mahatma Gandhi and the Religious Diversity of India” On Friday, October 2, 2020 at 19.00 (Athens, …

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 …

Bharat ko Janiye 2020-21 Quiz Contest

The third edition of the ‘Bharat ko Janiye – 2020-21‘ Quiz Contest.will be held completely online for three categories of participants – Persons of Indian Origins (PIOs), Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) and foreign nationals, in the age group of 18-35 years. The Quiz will have 4 rounds and the top 5 contestants of Fourth Round in each category will …

Condolences for the death of the former President of India Pranab Mukherjee

India grieves the passing away of its former President Shri Pranab Mukherjee. His selfless service has left an indelible mark on the development of the Indian nation and democracy. Mukherjee’s decision to discontinue the use of the honorific ‘His Excellency’ shows the humility with which he served the country during his 5 decade long illustrious …