On the occasion of the 146th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, the Hellenic-Indian Society for Culture and Development (ELINEPA), the Center of Eastern Studies for Culture & Communication of Panteion University and the Indian Embassy in Athens organized a special presentation
on Friday, 2nd October 2015, at 18.30 – 21.30 hrs
at the Amphitheatre Sakis Karagiorgas (at Panteion University, 136 Sygrou Avenue, Athens)
Welcome address by the Vice-Chancellor of Panteion University, Prof. Evangelos Pronjas
Introductory Speech by H.E. the Ambassador of India to Greece, Ms. M. Manimekalai
Speech by Professor Christodoulos Giallouridis, Dean of the School for International Studies, Communication and Culture on the theme “The Influence of Philosophy of Gandhi on Configuring the World Peace”
Speech by Dr. Dimtrios Vassiliadis, Indologist Professor and President of ELINEPA on the theme “Gandhi’s Views on how to Overcome the Economic Crisis”
Projection of the documentary “Does Gandhi Matter” (32 min. English with Greek Subtitles)
Photo exhibition from Mahatma Gandhi’s house.
Gandhi’s favorite songs by Kostas Kalaitzis and Giannis Zanis in Tabla
Tea and Indian Snacks.