SYMPOSIUM INDIA – GREECE: 2500 YEARS OF CULTURAL EXCHANGES

The Indian Council for Cultural Relations, the Foundation for Hellenic Culture and the Embassy of Greece, New Delhi in cooperation with the India International Center organized a Symposium “India – Greece: 2500 years of Cultural Exchanges” in New Delhi from 25th March to 2nd April, 1995. The symposium was welcomed by a message from the …

Visit of Indira Gandhi in Athens and Delphi

On September 23, 1983, Indian Prime Minister Shrimati Indira Gandhi accompanied by her daughter-in-law Sonia Gandhi visited Athens and Delphi at the invitation of Greek Prime Minister Andreas Papandreou. The Indian Prime Minister was accompanied to the archaeological site of Delphi by the Minister of Culture Melina Mercouri and her husband Julius “Jules” Dassin. During …

The official visit of King Paul and Queen Frederica in India

King Paul of Greece accompanied by Queen Frederica, Foreign Minister Evangelos Averof-Tositsa, and his children paid an official visit to India from February 2 to 12, 1963. He was welcomed by the President of India Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan and the Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru. During his stay in India, the Greek king laid a wreath at …