Photo exhibition: “New Homelands: The Indian Diaspora in the European Union” at Varanasi

A photo exhibition entitled “New Homelands: The Indian Diaspora in the European Union” is organized by the Delegation of the European Union to India during the celebration of the 15th Indian Diaspora Day (Pravasi Bhartiya Divas), taking place from 21 – 23 January 2019 in Varanasi, where the theme is the celebration of the Indian …

Photo exhibition “Road of Light and Hope-Voyage of Hellenism to Japan” at the Byzantine Museum of Athens

Duration:January 16, 2019 to February 10, 2019 Working Hours:Monday & Wednesday to Sunday, 8:30- 15:30 (Tuesday closed) Byzantine and Christian Museum of Athens The exhibition is held as part of the anniversary events to celebrate 120 years of diplomatic relations between Greece and Japan. It is co-organized by the Byzantine & Christian Museum of Athens, …

4 + 1 Indian entries at the 5th International Documentary Festival of Peloponnese

The «5th Peloponnisos International Documentary Festival» will be held from18 to 27 January 2019inKalamatawhile part of the program will also be hosted in Argos, Sparta, Gythio, Amaliada, Dimitsana, Patra and Pylos. It is organized by the Creative Documentary Center of Kalamata, a nonprofit civil organization. The great tribute of this year’s festival is “Gender Equality”. The …

Photography exhibition, “India: Real and Surreal” by Thanos Karmalis

The Indo-Hellenic Society for Culture & Development (ELINEPA) invites you to the inauguration of Thanos Karmali‘s photo exhibition titled: “India: Real and Surreal” On Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 20:00. Ar Café-Bar INTRIGA (Themistokleous & Dervenion 60, Exarchia). The exhibition will remain open until February 1, 2019. Thanos Karmalis was born in Athens in 1969 …

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 CONTEST Best Photo: Angelos Tsapalis Best Photographer: Giorgos Charitakis See the awarded 12 photos which received the most likes: …