India gratefully pays homage to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on his 125th birth anniversary.

India gratefully pays homage to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on his 125th birth anniversary. The daring steps that he took to fulfil his fierce commitment to the idea of a free India — Azad Hind — make him a national icon. His ideals and sacrifice will forever inspire every Indian. — President of India (@rashtrapatibhvn) …

Online quiz on everything about India

Last date for participation: 31 January, 2022Eligibility: NRIs, PIOs/OCIs and Foreign Nationals.born on or after 1 January 1987 and on or before 31 December 2007. Register Now The Government of India is organizing a Quiz, with an aim to increase awareness about the distinctive features of India and its rich culture for overseas Indian/Foreign youth between …

Meeting with H.E. the Apostolic Nuncio to Greece

The chairman of ELINEPA Dr. Dimitrios Vassiliadis met on Friday, January 14, 2022 with His Eminence the Apostolic Nuncio and Ambassador of the Vatican to Greece, Archbishop Tai-Fai, S.D.B. and presented him a copy of his book “Greeks and Buddhism – An Intercultural Encounter“. In the discussion that followed, the Archbishop Tai-Fai, who previously served …

Indian Philosophy Course, “Sankhya, Yoga, Rationalism and Realism”

वत्सविवृद्धिनिमित्तं क्षीरस्य यथा प्रवृत्तिरज्ञस्य।पुरुषविमोक्षनिमित्तं तथा प्रवृत्तिः प्रधानस्य॥As the unintelligent milk functions for the sake of nourishment of the calf,so the nature (pradhāna) functions for the sake of liberation (mokṣa) of the spirit (puruṣa).— sāṁkhyakārikā, 57 A journey into the wonderful thought and orthodox ascetic traditions of classical India. In the fourth course of Indian Philosophy, …

Online event on “Greeks and Buddhism” in Kyiv

We invite You to the online meeting with Dr. Dimitrios Th. Vassiliadis – Indologist (University of Athens), President of the Hellenic-Indian Society for Culture & Development (ELINEPA) and author of the book “Greeks and Buddhism: An Intercultural Encounter” on Sunday, January 16, 2022 at 11.00-13.00 (Kyiv Time, GMT + 3) If you have questions about …

The Ministry of Supreme Happiness, from the Deaf Theatrical Group “Crazy Colors” in Avaton

The Deaf Theater Group “Crazy Colors” presents the play “The Ministry of Supreme Happiness” by activist and award-winning writer Arundhati Roy for fifteen performances at the Avaton Theater from December 18. The play takes place with the participation of deaf and speaking actors using physical theater, Greek Sign Language and vocal interpretation, thus highlighting the …

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi shares video with Greek students singing “Vande Mataram” and praises their effort

Addressing the people through the last edition of his monthly radio programme, Mann ki Baat, Prime Minister Narendra Modi featured a splendid rendition of India’s national song, “Vande Mataram” by students of Second Elementary & First High Schools of Elia in Pyrgos, Greece. Speaking on that, PM Modi said that the spirit which is embedded in “Vande Mataram” fills …

New Year Greetings 2022 शुभं नववर्षम्

Η Ελληνο-Ινδική Εταιρεία Πολιτισμού & Ανάπτυξης (ΕΛΙΝΕΠΑ), το Κέντρο Ινδικών και Ελληνο-Ινδικών Σπουδών Αθηνών, και ο Ελληνο-Ινδικός Επιχειρηματικός Σύνδεσμος (GIBA) εύχονται σε σας και τους αγαπημένους σας Καλά Χριστούγεννα και Ευτυχισμένο το Νέο Έτος. Είθε η νέα χρονιά να φέρει περισσότερη κατανόηση, καλοσύνη και ομορφιά στη ζωή όλων μας. The Hellenic-Indian Society for Culture & Development (ELINEPA), the …

Special lecture “The Greek Monument at the University of Dhaka and the Historical Presence of the Greek Community in Bengal”

The Department of Islamic History and Culture of the University of Dhaka organized on December 6, 2021 a special lecture on “The Greek Monument at the University of Dhaka and the Historical Presence of the Greek Community in Bengal” with keynote speaker the Indologist Professor and President of ELINEPA Dr. Dimitrios Vassiliadis. The honorary guest was …