Participation of G. Papandreou in International Seminar for Mahatma Gandhi

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The Chairman of the Socialist International and PASOK Mr. George Papandreou travelled on the 29th January 2007  to New Delhi  in order to honour with his participation one of the greatest personalities of the 20th century and the historical leader of India, Mahatma Gandhi. The visit took place during the International Conference on Mahatma Gandhi’s …

International Seminar “Hellenistic Culture in Asia”

Under the auspices of HE President of the Hellenic Republic The Greek Culture in the East in the post-Alexandrian Hellenistic period in the light of archaeological excavations November 29, 2006 from 9 am to 7 pm Auditorium of the French Institute, Sina 31, Athens. With the support of the Ministries of Foreign Affairs, Culture, Education, …

One-day Seminar “Jawaharlal Nehru’s Role in World Affairs”

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On the occasion of the 116th anniversary of Javaharlal Nehru‘s birthday, the Indo Hellenic Society for  Culture and Development (ELINEPA) and the Indian Embassy in Athens organised a joint event on Monday, 14 November 2005. This event was a demonstration on the subject “ Javaharlal Nehru‘s Role in World Affairs” at the Cultural Centre of …

The 19th IAHR International Conference, Tokyo, Japan

Giorgos Halkias The International Association for the History of Religions (IAHR) is a worldwide body of national and regional associations for the study of religion. It is a member of the Counseil International de la Philosophie et des Sciences Humaines (CIPSH), which functions under the auspices of UNESCO. Founded in 1950, the IAHR is held …

The 2005 SSEASR Regional Conference, New Delhi

Giorgos Halkias The South and Southeast Asian Association for the Study of Religion (SSEASR) Regional Conference, co-hosted by IAHR and in collaboration with Somaiya Centre of Buddhist Studies (Mumbai), convened from January 27-30 at the India International Centre (IIC), a large compound operating since 1962 and located by Lodi Gardens in New Delhi. The conference …

The 18th World Congress on Dance Research

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Indian Scholars and Artists gathered together along with their colleagues from Greece and thirty different countries in the historical city of Argos in Peloponnesus near the magnificent ancient theater of Epidavros that hosts every summer a festival of ancient drama and forms a living link between the ancient cultural heritage and the modern artistic intellect …

PARLIAMENT OF WORLD RELIGIONS – BARCELONA 2004

Giorgos Halkias The Council for a Parliament of World Religions (CPWR) convened from the 7th to 13th of July in Barcelona bearing the theme: Pathways to Peace: the Wisdom of Listening, the Power of Commitment. According to the Parliament’s Program the mission of the CPWR is ‘to cultivate harmony among the world’s religious and spiritual …

ANCIENT CROSSROADS: GREECE AND INDIA

The Loyola Marymount University organised an International conference under the title, “Ancient Crossroads: Greece and India”. This took place at the University from the 13th to the 16th of March 2003.  The conference was co-sponsored by the Marymount Institute for Faith, Culture and the Arts, the Department of Classics and Archaeology and the Yoga Philosophy …

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 …