Satyamva Jayathe

Welcome to
The Nehru Centre, London

Cultural Wing of the High Commission of India


About Nehru Centre

The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), an autonomous organisation affiliated to the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, runs 34 other cultural centres besides London, including in Berlin, Moscow, Johannesburg, Cairo and Colombo. These centres function as part of the diplomatic missions of the Government of India of those countries with the objective of serving as windows into the composite culture of India.

The Centre organises a wide range of cultural events on its premises, showcasing Indian music, dance and theatre, besides a range of activities aimed at strengthening and deepening the intellectual dialogue between the two

Director’s message

Many of our July-August events were well received with packed audiences. We deeply appreciate your interest in our events, your positive feedback and suggestions.

We have a very good line up for September and October with several interesting exhibitions, panel discussions, talks and live music and dance. Renowned Indologist Professor Karel Werner will be talking about Yoga, Padma Shri Raghu Rai and Revati Sharma Singh are exhibiting and talking about their art, the 13th Dada Saheb Phalke Memorial Lecture 2016 by Farrukh Dhondy, performances by the Chaar Yaar Group, Bianca Gismonti Trio, Th e Elfi c Circle Project, Jonathan Mayer on the Sitar, Naresh ....

Upcoming Events

Lecture Demonstration: Maay Boli - Mother Tongue

Dr Swati Raut is an established Bharatanatyam dance artist, choreographer, teacher and educator, who has worked in the...[more]

Mystic Voices Festival – Gazals and Sufi Songs Dev Dutt Joshi – Vocal

Devdutt Joshi is a British born artist who has been giving concerts for over 25 years. Dev is well versed in many...[more]

Unlocking deep mysteries in Gita for a healthy, happy and

Trinath Inala is a retired Bank manager, who has been a student with the Brahma Kumaris for the last 20 years. He has...[more]

Loose cattle- An exhibition of contemporary glass paintings

East Anglian artist Surinder Warboys studied fi ne art and stained glass at Wimbledon and Newport schools of art before...[more]

Holiday Calendar

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Monday, 15 August 2016
Independence Day
12 September2016
Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday
02 October2016
11 October2016