Launch of the Greek translation of the “Unfinished Memoirs” of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

The Greek translation of the “Unfinished Memoirs” of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was launched as part of a special event organized on March 16, 2022 in Athens on the occasion of the celebration of 50 years of Greek-Bangladeshi diplomatic relations. Speech by Prof. Dimitrios Vassiliadis Honorable State Minister of Culture Mr. K.M. Khalid,Honorable General Secretary of …

Celebration of 50 years of diplomatic relations between Greece and Bangladesh

The Hellenic Republic was one of the first countries to recognize the independence of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh immediately after the victory of the Allied Powers in the Bangladesh Liberation War and the forced capitulation of the Pakistani Occupation Forces on 16 December 1971. The completion of 50 years of Greek-Bangladeshi diplomatic relations was …

Clean Monday Excursion to the hill of Filothei

The Athens Center for Indian and Indo-Hellenic Studies organizes a walking tour for its students with Prof. Dimitrios Vassiliadis to the hill of Filothei with an ascent to the sanctuary of Umbrian Zeus On Monday, March 7, 2022, departure time 10.00 a.m. Meeting place courtyard of the Konstantinos Karamanlis Foundation, 6 Karaiskaki, Filothei Free participation …

Padma Shri Award conferred to Greek Indologist Prof. Nicholas Kazanas

A conferment ceremony was organized on March 1, 2022 in Athens to present the Padma Shri Award to the Greek Indologist Prof. Nicholas Kazanas for his distinguished service and contribution towards enrichment of literature and education. The Ambassador of India to Greece Mr. Amrit Lugun presented to the Indologist Professor Nikola Kazana the Padma Shri …

Online screening of the documentary “Mahashivaratri” by Yiannis Tritsibidas

EDUCATIONAL CINEMA The Athens Center for Indian and Greek-Indian Studies is organizing an online screening of the documentary “Mahashivaratri” by Yiannis Tritsimpidas on Tuesday, March 1, 2022 at 14.00. Free participationRegister in advance for this meeting on the link below: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMofuyhrjsuGd34KFK6-VOLXsNAVkFZ7x8C After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Documentary …

Visit of the Minister of Migration and Asylum, Mr. Notis Mitarachi, to Bangladesh

The Minister of Immigration and Asylum, Mr. Notis Mitarakis paid an official visit to Bangladesh on 9 and 10 February 2022, where he had talks with the country’s political leadership, in order to reinforce bilateral cooperation in the fight against illegal migration, and discuss important issues related to legal migration.  In Bangladesh, Mr. Mitarachi met …

Visit of the Minister of Migration and Asylum, Mr. Notis Mitarachi, to Pakistan

The Minister of Immigration and Asylum, Mr. Notis Mitarakis paid an official visit to Pakistan on 7 and 8 February 2022, where he had talks with the country’s political leadership, in order to reinforce bilateral cooperation in the fight against illegal migration, and discuss important issues related to legal migration.  During his visit, the Greek …

Happy National Day Sri Lanka

සුභ නිදහස් දිනයක් ශ්‍රී ලංකා! The Hellenic Indian Society for Culture and Development (ELINEPA) and the Greek Indian Business Association (GIBA) extend their warm felicitations and best wishes to the friendly people of Sri Lanka on their National Day Celebration. On 4 February every year, Sri Lanka National Day is celebrated as Independence Day. Sri …