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 …

Sitar Recital with Reshma Srivastava at Parnassos Philological Association

Sitar virtuoso Reshma Srivastava from Allahabad-India will perform at the historic hall of the Parnassos Philological Association, on Tuesday, May 3 at 20:30. Smt. Reshma Srivastava is well known to the Greek funs of Indian music through her outstanding performances in the past. Some of the memorable moments in her career as a performing artist include playing …

The Ministry of Supreme Happiness, from the Deaf Theatrical Group “Crazy Colors” in Avaton

The Deaf Theater Group “Crazy Colors” presents the play “The Ministry of Supreme Happiness” by activist and award-winning writer Arundhati Roy for fifteen performances at the Avaton Theater from December 18. The play takes place with the participation of deaf and speaking actors using physical theater, Greek Sign Language and vocal interpretation, thus highlighting the …

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi shares video with Greek students singing “Vande Mataram” and praises their effort

Addressing the people through the last edition of his monthly radio programme, Mann ki Baat, Prime Minister Narendra Modi featured a splendid rendition of India’s national song, “Vande Mataram” by students of Second Elementary & First High Schools of Elia in Pyrgos, Greece. Speaking on that, PM Modi said that the spirit which is embedded in “Vande Mataram” fills …

“Tales of Sitar” in Syros Island

The dance theater repertory Metamorphosis in association with the Embassy of India,Athens, on the occasion of 75 years of India’s Independence – presents the musical-dance-theatrical performance “Tales of Sitar” by Iasonas Psarakis and Takis Loukatos, under theframework of the Institution “Siros Culture 2021”& at the historic Theater Apollon on 3-4-5September at 21.00 duration 120 minutes. …

Musical & gastronomic trip to India

Thursday, July 29, at 8:30 p.m.at the Vegan Wagon (Dionysos Ave., Nea Makri) Konstantinos Kalaitzis will perform songs from various genres of Indian classical and folk music tradition (khayal, bhajan, ghazal, qawwali, qaul kalbana and kafi), written in various languages (Hindi, Sanskrit, Urdu, Tamil and Bengali) and will play guitar, tabla and ghatam. George Mitsikaris …

An excerpt from Sri Aurobido’s epic poem “Savitri” composed by Demis Visvikis

SAVITRI   (excerpt)Composition: Demis Visvikis for soprano, baritone and two pianossoprano: Marie-France Goudébaritone: Steve Maïpiano 1: Nicholas Ongpiano 2: Massanori Kobiki Demis Visvikis in 1996 and 1997, inspired by Savitri, an epic in Twelve Books by the Indian philosopher, poet and writer Sri Aurobindo (1872-1950), composed a work for soprano, baritone and orchestra (or two pianos) …

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 …