International Conference on Yoga for Heart Care

The Ministry of Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha, Sowa Rigpa and Homoeopathy (AYUSH), Government of India, is organizing a two day International Conference on Yoga for Heart Care. from 15th to 16th November 2019 at Karnataka Open University, Auditorium, Mysore, Karnataka, India 700 delegates and 50 national and international experts are expected to participate …

Gandhi – The power of the soul

The multicultural center ​​”Dieleusis” presents in its theatrical stage (Lesvou 15 & Porou, Kipseli) every Tuesday and Sunday at 20:30 the theatrical monologue “Gandhi – The Power of the Soul” Interpretation, Yiannis Lambropoulos. Drama adaptation & direction, Chrysanthi Corneliou. Ticket price: general entrance: 12 €, unemployed / students / disabled / 65 +: 10 € …

ISSN registration of the “INDIKA” and “NEA INDIA” intercultural forums

Τhe ISSN Hellenic Center granted International Standard Serial Numbers (ISSN) to the intercultural online forums published by the Indo-Hellenic Society for Culture and Development (ELINEPA) and the Greek-Indian Business Association (GIBA). ELINEPA’s forum INDIKA (Studies and Articles on Indology and Indo-Greek Studies) published since 2004 has received the ISSN: 2654-1394   GIBA’s forum NEA INDIA …

Visit of the Foreign Minister of Bangladesh Dr. Abul Kalam Abdul Momen in Athens

Τhe Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bangladesh Η.Ε. Dr. Abul Kalam Abdul Momen visited Athens on 29 October 2019. This is the first-ever official bilateral visit at the level of Foreign Minister between the two countries.  During his one-day official visit, Foreign Minister Momen met with his Greek counterpart Mr. Nikos Dendias and the  Deputy …

International painting competition “World of Mahatma Gandhi”

On the occasion of 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) in collaboration with Khula Aasmaan of India Art Foundation has launched an online international painting competition for children all over the world, on the theme “World of Mahatma Gandhi.” The contest opens on 2nd October 2019 (150th birth …

Presentation of books οn Indo-Greek studies at Jawaharlal Nehru University

On the occasion of the Platinum Jubilee Birth Anniversary of Prof. U.P. Arora, a pioneer scholar on Indo-Greek Studies, the Greek Chair at the Jawaharlal Nehru University organized a felicitation event and the release of his latest book “Greek Sources on India: Alexander to Megasthenes“ On Tuesday 8th October 2019, 3:30 pmat JNU, Convention Center …

Shri Amrit Lugun appointed new Ambassador of India to Greece

श्री अमृत लुगुन होंगे ग्रीस में भारत के अगले राजदूत Senior diplomat Shri Amrit Lugun (IFS 1989) presently Additional Secretary (AS) Overseas Employments & Protectorate General of Emigrants (OE & PGE), Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, New Delhi, has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to Greece.   Shri Amrit Lugun …

150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi – Commemorative stamp series in Greece and Cyprus

Marking 150 years since the birth of Mahatma Gandhi, the Hellenic Post (ELTA) has issued a commemorative Illustrated Cover with Stamps & Postmark paying tribute to one of the world’s greatest apostles of peace and non-violence in the 20th century. The release of the commemorative stamp series took place on September 7, 2019, the inauguration …

PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis meets PM Modi on the sidelines of UNGA

Greek PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis met with his Indian counterpart  Narendra Modi soon after Modi’s address to the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly on Friday, September 27, 2019. The meeting reaffirmed the excellent relations between Greece and India while the two prime ministers noted that they represent the oldest (Greece) and the largest in terms of population …