Lafcadio Hearn Days 2019

On the occasion of the celebration of the birth anniversary of Lafcadio Hearn, the Cultural Center of Lefkada organizes a two-day cultural event on June 26 and 27, 2019 at the Lafcadio Hearn Historical Center in Lefkada. The program of events is as follows: Wednesday, June 26, 2019  Inauguration of the exhibition, Yakumo Koizumi where clouds are born. Welcome addresses. …

EU’s Juncker, Tusk congratulate Modi on his election victory

President of the European Commission Jean  Claude Juncker and President of the European Council Donald Tusk congratulated PM Narendra Modi on his recent election victory. In a joint letter of congratulations addressed to H.E. the Prime Minister of India Shree Narendra Modi the two European leaders wrote: “On behalf of the European Union, we would …

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, …

Program of the Greek participation in the 17th International Hindi Conference

17th International Hindi Conference in Athens Hotel Titania (52, Panepistimiou avenue, Socrates Hall, 10th floor), Athens Cultural Program: June 7th, 9am until 9 pm Exhibitions of painting, photography, and books, theater, dance, poetry, singing. Saraswati Puja Mary Devoli (Sw. Jnyanmundra) Theatrical performance “The widow’s purse“ Participate the students of Hindi: Christina Arora – Birbal Angelos …

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 held at the YWCA of Athens

Τhe YWCA of Athens in collaboration with the Indo-Hellenic Society for Culture and Development (ELINEPA) organized 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 came to Greece and spoke to the Athenian audience on the occasion of the presentation of his book “The Gift of Thought” on Wednesday, May 29, at 21:00, at the Public Cafe, Syntagma. Watch the whole video with his speech Arun Gandi will give another …