Lecture on “God in Translation? Lucian, Dionysus, and Gandhara”

The Indo-Hellenic Society for Culture and Development (ELINEPA) invites its members and friends to attend a lecture by Phiroze Vasunia (Professor of Greek, University College London) on the theme: God in Translation? Lucian, Dionysus, and Gandhara On Thursday, 14 February 2019, at 5-7 pmAt Academy of Athens (28, Panepistimiou Str.), Eastern Hall Abstract:  Dionysus’ conquest of India enthralled …

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, …

Lecture on “Influences of the Greco-Buddhist Art in China”

The Indo-Hellenic Society for Culture and Development (ELINEPA) invites its members and friends to attend a lecture by the Chinese academician Chenzhen Yu on the theme: Influences of the Greco-Buddhist Art in China On Monday, 14 January 2019, at 5 pmAt LAIKO UNIVERSITY OF ATHENS, (Evripidou 12, Athens) The lecture is organized by Dr. Potitsa Grigorakou, Researcher …

A three-day Rejuvenation of Body, Mind and Spirit in Edipsos

On 18-19-20 January 2019 at “Thermae Sylla Hotel” in Edipsosh In the heart of winter, we organized a three-day excursion to the historical hot springs of Edipsos and dedicated some time to our body, mind, and spirit. We stayed in a luxurious spa hotel and we followed a mild program with philosophy, phisiotherapy, yoga and …

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 …

Seminar on the “Confluence of Civilizations: India, Greece & Others” at JNU (updated with photos)

The Greek Chair at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi succesfully organized a National Seminar on the theme “Confluence of Civilizations: India, Greece & Others” on 23rd and 24th December 2018 at the Convention Center of the University.  The conference was attended by Ms. Isidora Petropoulou, Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of Greece, Dr. Anil …