7th Bollywood & Multicultural Dance Festival

7th Bollywood & Multicultural Dance Festival Under the Aegis of the Greek National Tourism Organisation (GNTO) and the International Dance Council (CID–UNESCO) July 5th – 7th 2019, Athens, Greece Saturday and Sunday 2 Unique Shows at Dora Stratou Theatre The “Bollywood and Multicultural Dance Festival” in Greece opens its gates for the 7th consecutive year on July 5th, 2019. The Festival will last from …

Inauguration of a New Building at the St. Ignatius High School in West Bengal

The inauguration of the second building of the St. Ignatius High School in Bakesvar, West Bengal, was held on May 4, 2019 with a festive ceremony attended by the Metropolitan of Singapore and South Asia, Father Constantine, the Ambassador of Greece to India, Mr. Panos Kalogeropoulos, nun Nektaria, representatives of the Orthodox Church, official guests, …

International Conference on “Yoga and Child”

The Social Cooperative Society for Collective and Social Benefits AMBA in collaboration with Satyanandashram of Greece organized the first International Scientific Conference on “Yoga and Child” on Saturday, May 11, 2019, at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center in Athens.  The distinguished speakers from the field of education and science (teachers, psychologists, doctors, yoga experts, …

The Greek participation in the 17th International Hindi Conference

17th International Hindi Conference in Athens Hotel Titania (52, Panepistimiou avenue) Athens Cultural Program: June 7th, 9am until 9 pm Exhibitions of painting, photography and books, theater, dance, poetry, singing. The program is under preparation. Please follow this webpage for updates Saraswati Puja Mary Devoli (Sw. Jnyanmundra) Theatrical performance “The widow’s purse“ Participate the students …

A Lecture by Simon Singh: The popular science guru at the SNFCC

Tuesday 28/05/2019, 19:00 Lighthouse, Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center Free admission The famous theoretical physicist, journalist, BAFTA awarded documentary filmmaker, and best-selling author, Simon Singh is coming to SNFCC to give a lecture in which he will introduce the audience to the universe of his award-winning books. His first book, Fermat’s Last Theorem, was translated …

Presentation of Ioanna Tampaksi’s book “Nous Thalassinos”

The presentation of the poetry collection “Nous Thalassinos ” by Ioanna Tampaksi, was organized on Saturday 18 May at 19.00 at YOGArt (Duridos 5 & Pratinou, Pagrati) with great success and attended by many people, members and friends of ELINEPA and YOGArt studio. The President of ELINEPA, Dr. Dimitrios Vassiliadis made a philosophical analysis of …

Tribute to Rabindranath Tagore to be held at the YWCA of Athens

Τhe YWCA of Athens in collaboration with the Indo-Hellenic Society for Culture and Development (ELINEPA) organizes a special event-tribute to the great Indian and Bengali poet Rabindranath Tagore on May 23, 2019, at 6 pm, at the “Athena” building of the YWCA in Ilioupoli, 81, M. Antipa street. The Indologist Professor and President of ELINEPA …

Arun Gandhi at the presentation of his book “The Gift of Anger” in Athens

The well-known activist and grandson of Mahatma Gandhi, Arun Gandhi, is coming to Greece for the first time to present his book “The Gift of Anger” and to chat with the Athenian audience. on Wednesday, May 29, at 21:00, at the Public Cafe, Syntagma square. As a young child, Arun Gandhi was subjected to racial …

Event on Greek-Indian cooperation in production of Bollywood films

Scroll down for photos The Indo-Hellenic Society for Culture and Development (ELINEPA) and the Indian film productions company Boo Filmz in collaboration with the municipal enterprise of Kavala “DIMOPHELIA” and the Greek Film Archive organized a special event on “Greek-Indian cooperation in the production of Bollywood films,” which took place on Sunday, May 12, 2019, …

Digital Libraries and Web resources project

The Research Department at the Athens Center for Indian and Indo-Hellenic Studies is creating an Indo-Greek digital library and a collection of web resources on the languages, history, and culture of South Asia, called “Indology Libraries and Web Resources” (ILWR). The current collection can be seen on this link: https://elinepa.org/en/indology-digital-libraries-web-resources/ We are making such material …