Periparic Excursion at 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 Sunday, July 2, 2022, departure time 8.00 a.m. Meeting place courtyard of the Konstantinos Karamanlis Foundation, 6 Karaiskaki, Filothei Free participation …

Inauguration of the new Consulate office of India in Thessaloniki

The Ambassador of India to Greece Mr. Amrit Lugun inaugurated the new Honorary Consulate office of India in the port city of Thessaloniki, the 2nd largest city in Greece. Honorary Consul of India in Thessaloniki was appointed Mr. Giannis Bellas, a prominent businessman, covering a position that remained vacant in recent years after the retirement …

Strategic strengthening of the tourist flow from India

A highly constructive and targeted meeting took place on June 17, 2022, between the Minister of Tourism, Vassilis Kikilias and the Ambassador of India to Greece, Amrit Lugun. The two sides expressed their deep satisfaction with the recent steps taken to normalize the visa process in India, which was achieved thanks to the decisions taken …

8th Bollywood & Multicultural Dance Festival

8th Bollywood & Multicultural Dance Festival Under the Auspices of the Greek National Tourism Organisation (GNTO), the City of Athens and the International Dance Council (CID) In association with the Embassy of India, Athens July 1st-3rd 2022 in Athens Greece2 Unique Shows at Dora Stratou Theatre on Saturday and Sunday East and West, two seemingly …

Greece strengthens its Embassy in New Delhi to deal with the sharp increase in applications for tourism

By order of the Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Dendias and in consultation with the Minister of Tourism Vassilis Kikilias, the Greek Embassy in New Delhi, as well as its Consular Office, were immediately reinforced with personnel, in order to deal with the vertical increase in applications for visas for Indian citizens and foreigners living …

Ramayana by the Roda Theater

RODA THEATREreturns with “Ramayana”the timeless Indian epic Stage direction: Maria PeretziMelina Mercouri Open Air Theatre (Theatro Vrachon – Vyronas), AthensJuly 8, 2022, 21:00 hrs 30 actors/actresses, original live music, amazing vocals, and impressive dances and costumes RODA Theater was established in 1991 by Maria Peretzi. As in all of its performances, it creates a bridge …

The 2nd issue of the Greek Indian Economic Forum is available online

The Hellenic Indian Society for Culture and Development (ELINEPA) is delighted to announce the launch of the second issue (Spring, 2022) of the Greek Indian Economic Forum. The magazine is prefaced by the Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Diplomacy and Openness Mr. Konstantinos Fragkogiannis and the Ambassador of India to Greece Mr. Amrit Lugun. GIEF contains …

1st Bollywood Dance Academy in the Finals of the TV show Greece got Talent!

Congratulations to the 1st Bollywood Dance Academy Greece for qualifying for the finals of the ANT1 TV show GreeceGotTalent. This is the result of the long and systematic effort of all the members of the dance team of the Academy under the guidance of Anna Dimitratou and Sumon Rudra’s Choreography. See the Final Performance See …

Online Event on Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti

The Hellenic-Indian Society for Culture and Development (ELINEPA) in collaboration with the Embassy of India in Greece organizes an online event to commemorate the 161st birth anniversary of the national poet of India and Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore on May 9, 2022 at 19.00 hrs (Athens, UTC+3 hours). Program Welcome message by H.E. the Ambassador of …