Online celebration of the International Day of Yoga 2021

On the occasion of the celebration of the 5th International Day of Yoga, the Hellenic Yoga Association organizes a special event entitled “The contribution of Yoga to the coronavirus era”. Due to the special circumstances, this important day for the yoga practitioners will only take place online on Sunday, June 20, 2021, from 10:00 to …

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 “Shatranj Ke Khilari (Chess Players)” by Satyajit Ray

Educational Cinema To commemorate the Birth Centenary of master director Satyajit Ray (2 May 1921 – 23 April 1992), the Athens Center for Indian and Indo-Hellenic Studies is organizing an online screening of his movie “Shatranj Ke Khilari (Chess Players)” on Saturday, May 8, 2021 at 18:00 hrs. An open discussion will follow. Language Hindi with English subtitles, …

Coronavirus: Greece channels critical support to India via EU Civil Protection Mechanism

A shipment of urgently needed oxygen, medicine and equipment will be delivered over the coming days by Greece and other EU Member States to India, following the country’s request for support through the EU Civil Protection. More specifically, the Greek Government responded immediately to the request of the Indian authorities and through the European Civil …

Launch of the Greek Indian Economic Forum, Spring 2021

During the uncertain economic environment that we are facing due to the COVID-19 outbreak, it is important to continue our work and business activities for the well-being of ourselves and our societies and also to motivate others to do the same with safety and high morale. In this spirit, the Hellenic-Indian Society for Culture and …

Launch of the ‘Little Guru’ Sanskrit Learning App in Greece

The Embassy of India in Greece is launching ‘Little Guru’, world’s first Gamified Sanskrit learning app with unique features of gaming techniques, AI & advanced user interface to ensure that learning Sanskrit is easy & fun. The Event will be live streamed on Apr 29 at 4.00 pm on Embassy’s  FB page: https://www.facebook.com/IndianEmbassyInGreece  Speakers: H.E. …

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 …

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 …