Indian PM Narendra Modi praises Greek singer for excellent performance of Gandhi’s favorite song

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has shared a music video on YouTube and Twitter  of Greek singer Kostas Kalaitzis’ performance of “Vaishnav Jan To” – one of the favorite songs of Mahatma Gandhi. “Presenting, ‘Vaishnava Jana To’ by Konstantinos Kalaitzis, using Greek folk instruments, Klarino and Cretan Lyre. #Gandhi150,”Modi wrote on the headline of his tweet. …

Ajitpal Singh Dhaliwal’s “Rammat Gammat” at the 1st Athens International Children’s Film Festival

India – 2018 – 18 minutes – language: Gujarati with English & Greek subtitles. Saturday, December 8, 2018, 11:45 at Megaron, N. Skalkotas Hall Ajitpal Singh Dhaliwal’s short film“ My Best Friends Shoes” (Original title in Gujarati: Rammat Gammat) will be shown in the 1st Athens International Children’s Film Festival that takes place from 7 until 9 December 2018 at …

Nila Madhab Panda’s “Halkaa” at the 21st Olympia International Film Festival for Children and Young People

HALKAA  – INDIA – ΗINDI – SOCIAL DRAMA – COLOR, 110 ‘, 2018. DIRECTION:Nila Madhab Panda. SCREENPLAY: Nitin Dixit, Nila Madhab Panda. MUSIC:ShankarMahadevan, Loy Mendonsa, Ehsaan Noorani. CAST: Paoli Dam, Vipin Katyal,Ranvir Shorey, Tathastu. PRODUCTION: Shiv Nadar Foundation. Indian film director Nila Madhab Panda participates with his latest feature film “Halkaa”(Relief –  English title, ‘Pichku’s …

Photo Contest “Varanasi, Rishikesh, Himalaya – 2018″

The Indo-Hellenic Society for Culture & Development (ELINEPA) organized an online photo contest to reward  12 best photos of the cultural tour to Varanasi, Rishikesh & Himalaya that took place in August 2018. FINAL RESULTS OF THE PHOTO CONTESTBest Photo: Angelos Tsapalis Best Photographer: Giorgos Charitakis See the awarded 12 photos which received the most likes: 1st …

A trip to North Pakistan – from Peshawar to Kalash

by Dimitra Stasinopoulou Travelling to North Pakistan, is an adventure in and of itself! It is a country blessed with abundant natural and historical riches. From breath-taking Himalayan mountain scenery, to rivers and forests, unique tribes, important archaeological sites, museums and very hospital people. Especially the north, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, is a wild frontier. Only for visiting …

Krushna Abhishek and Kashmira Shah in Kavala and Thassos for the shooting of their film “Die Tomorrow”

Bollywood’s super stars Krushna Abhishek and Kashmira Shah visited at the end of June 2018 the city of Kavala and the island of Thassos in northern Greece for shooting three musical songs for their film “Die Tomorrow“. The shooting in Thassos lasted four days and includes scenes from the Old Limanaki (the most recognizable spot …

European Union Film Festival 2018 in India

With a selection of 24 latest European films from 23 EU Member States, this years’ European Union Film Festival (EUFF) brings some unusual stories for the world cinema enthusiasts. The European Union Film Festival is organized by the Delegation of the European Union and embassies of EU Member States in partnership with the Directorate of Film Festivals, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India and various …

Screening of the movie “Court”

The Aghia Paraskevi Cinema Club presents the awarded film “Court”, written and directed by Chaitanya Tamhane  on Wednesday, April 11, at 8 pm, at the Cultural Park, St. Kotsis , 1 Spartis str., Agia Paraskevi. The film examines the Indian legal system through the Mumbai Sessions Court trial of an ageing protest singer, Narayan Kamble (Vira Sathidar), who is accused of encouraging a …

Bollywood’s topmost comedian Krushna Abhishek in Kavala

Kashmera Shah, Krushna Abhishek and Rishab Chauhan in Kavala Bollywood’s famous comedian and dancer Krushna Abhishek visits the city of Kavala in North Greece from 22 to 28 March for shooting a dance show for Kashmera Shah’s movie “Die Tomorrow.” Krushna Abhisek, nicknamed Jimmy Kimmel of Bollywood, is a nephew of Indian legend Govinda and one …