Greek Chair in JNU receives a major research grant by the Swedish Research Institute in Istanbul

The President and Board of the Hellenic Indian Society for Culture and Development congratulate Prof. Vasileios Syros, Greek Chair, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, on his selection to receive a major grant by the Swedish Research Institute in Istanbul for the spring term of 2023. This selection is yet another recognition of the research work …

International Conference “The Greek World and India: History, Culture and Trade from the Hellenistic period to Modern Times (4th c. BCE – 18th c. CE)”

An International Conference on: “The Greek World and India: History, Culture and Trade from the Hellenistic period to Modern Times (4th c. BCE – 18th c. CE)” will take place  from 12 to 16 of December 2022 at the Jawaharlal Nehru University, Convention Center. The conference is organized by the Greek Chair “Dimitrios Galanos” at …

Honorary distinction from the Democritus University of Thrace to Prof. Anil Kumar Singh for his contribution to the spread of Greek Letters in India

The Scientific Board of the Modern Greek and Comparative Literature Laboratory during its second meeting of the current calendar year (2022) has unanimously decided to appoint Dr. Anil Kumar Singh, Assistant Professor, Chair for Greek Studies at the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi as External Honorary Member of the Modern Greek and Comparative Literature Laboratory …

Language Marathon – Learn about the world’s most important languages

The Foreign Language Teaching Center of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and the European Commission invite you to participate in the event “Language Marathon” on Saturday 12 November 202, hours 9.30-17.00at the “I. Drakopoulos” Amphitheater, Central Building of the University of Athens, 30 Panepistimou str. The event will be welcomed by the Vice-Chancellor of …

EU Film Festival in India 2022: Greek Participation “Tailor”

The European Union Film Festival is back with their in-theatre edition in India after a hiatus of two years owing to the COVID-19 pandemic situation. To be held from November 4 to 13 this year in New Delhi, they will screen 27 movies from 27 European Union (EU) member states in 23 languages. All films …

Peripatic Excursion to the Ancient Agora

The Athens Center for Indian and Indo-Hellenic Studies organizes a walking tour for the students of Indology (Hindi, Sanskrit, Indian Philosophy, History and Culture) with Prof. Dimitrios Vassiliadis at the Ancient Agora and on the hill of Pnyx. On Sunday, November 6, 2022, 9.00 a.m.Place of gathering: Main entrance of the Ancient Agora archeological site …

International Conference “The Greek World and India: History, Culture and Trade from the Hellenistic period to Modern Times (4th c. BCE – 18th c. CE)”

Call for Papers The Greek Chair at the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, the Hellenic Institute of Byzantine and Post Byzantine Studies in Venice and the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki are co-organizing the 1st International Conference under the title “The Greek World and India: History, Culture and Trade from the Hellenistic period to Modern Times (4th …

“The Theater of the Oppressed as a catalyst for social change in India” – Lectures by Jana Sanskriti in Athens and Nafplio

Lectures – Discussion with Dr. Sanjoy Ganguly, Director-Animator-Writer, Sima Ganguly, Actor, and Sujoy Ganguly, Director-Animator, who lead the famous theater organization Jana Sanskriti in India. Topic: “Theatre as a Catalyst of Social Change in India – The Jana Sanskriti and the Theater of the Oppressed in West Bengal,”.Examples of social intervention from the forty-year course …

Holy and Profane love – Playing between Bharata Natyam and Flamenco at Handmade and Recycled Festival

The Multi-Active Group of Art Fabrica Athens invites you to the dance performance Sacred and Profane Love – Bharata Natyam and Flamenco directed by Renzo Vescovi and performed by Caterina Scotti on September 28 at 9:00 p.m. (60′) at Technohoros Fabrika (125 Alexandrou Street & Evrymedontos, Kerameikos, Athens). The performance explores the connection between dances …

Two Greek Indologists among the 60 EU-India legends

Padma Shri Nikolas Kazanas, Indology professor and founder of the “Omilos Meleton” Cultural Institute and Ms. Leda Sandala, Indian classical dance teacher and founder of the “Shantom” House of Culture are among the 60 distinguished personalities included in the “EUIndia 60 Legends” coffee table book published by the Europe India Center for Business and Industry …