Revelation of Hindi-style songs on Greek TV with the LAIKINDIA

Lambros Liavas presented in his TV show “Salt of the Earth” the music band LAIKINDIA with a selection of their “Hindi style songs” which were very popular in Greece in the 60’s and were strongly influenced by Indian cinema. The shooting of the show took place in November 2020 and was presented on the Greek …

Greek Indologist Nikolas Kazanas awarded India’s highly coveted Padma Shri for his contribution to Literature and Education

Prof. Nicholas Kazanas has been awarded India’s highly coveted Padma Shri Award for his lifelong contribution to Literature and Education  on the occasion of India’s Republic Day on January 26, 2021. Nicholas Kazanas thus became the second Greek to receive this award after the late Ambassador Dimitris Velissaropoulos who was awarded Padma Sri by the …

“Remembering Mahatma Gandhi’s legacy on his 73rd death anniversary” Online speech by Dr. Shobhana Radhakrishna

Commemorating the UN International Year of Peace and Trust 2021, the Hellenic-Indian Society for Culture and Development (ELINEPA) is organizing on the occasion of the 73rd death anniversary (Martyr’s Day) of Mahatma Gandhi, an online speech by the eminent Gandhian Scholar Dr. Shobhana Radhakrishna,  On  Saturday, January 30,  2021 at 17.00 – 17.17 pm (Athens  UTC+3 hours ) The …

Online Winter School on Greek Language, Culture and Civilization

Last date of registration: 2nd February, 2021 The Indian Society for Greek and Roman Studies (ISGARS) organizes in collaboration with the CollCom Orgn a week long Winter School on Greek Language, Culture and Civilization from 8 to 14 February 2021.  Students above higher secondary level, University Graduates, Research Scholars, Teachers and Professionals in Media and Journalism …

”The legacy of Alexander the Great in Central Asia, Bactria and India” with Prof. Osmund Bopearachchi

The internationally renowned Professor Osmund Bopearachchi, Numismatist and Archaeologist, specialist in the Hellenistic Kingdoms spoke about the legacy of Alexander the Great in Asia, Bactria and India on Cosmos FM Radio New York by Mike Stratis with collaborator Ms. Smaragda Mouriki Art Director Lydia Griva, from Germany, who created a visual work of art. Special …

SPEAK DATES 2020 – Get to know the language you always wanted to learn in just 15 minutes

The Foreign Language Teaching Center of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, the European Commission and the Alumni Association “Foreign Language Teaching in Europe” invite you to participate in the online event Speak Date 2020, on Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 December. An action for multilingualism and language learning. 23 of the languages taught …

Webinar “Exploring Antiquity of Jainism in Asia, Africa, Europe and America”

Date: 6th December, 2020, SundayTime: 7.30 P.M. (India), 4.00 P.M. (Greece) Manglacharan Dr Yogesh Kumar JainAssistant Professor, Jain Vishva Bharati Institute, Ladnun Guest of Honour  Prof. Dr. Renu JainVice-Chancellor, Devi Ahilya Vishwa Vidyalaya, Indore Speakers  Prof. Dr. Dimitrios VassiliadisPresident, Hellenic-Indian Society for Culture and Development (ELINEPA), Greece“Greeks and Jainism – An intercultural encounter” Dr. Sharad Chand JainFormer …

Invitation to the 19th Asian Art Biennale Bangladesh 2020

Important deadlines:Registration of participation by 30 November 2020Reaching of artwork at the venue on or before 31 January 2021 Artists and art organizations all around the world are invited  to participate at. the 19th Asian Art Biennale, which is going to be held from 01-31 March 2021 at the National Art Gallery of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy in Dhaka. …