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

Another winter looms – as does our usual annual winter hibernation, when The Nehru Centre (TNC) events are put on hold for around two months in deference to weather conditions in London and the fact that most of our patrons are away basking in warmer climes!

With just two months and a few days left to go before we close down our activities, thiswill be our goodbye brochure for this year, signalling the end of our current cultural season. Before we wind up, let’s take a look at what we have on offerbetween November 1 and mid-December....

Upcoming Events

Annapoorna Karthik
Friday 21 November 2014

Reading from The Diaspora -Mona Dash

Readings from the Diasporaencompasses the launch of: The Dance of the Peacock (Ed. Dr VivekanandJha, 2014) and...[more]

Annapoorna Karthik

Sonam Kalra is that rare breed of singer who has been trained in both Indian and Western music traditions and is...[more]

A Photographic Journey

Links to the exhibition at the RGS: India’s Disappearing Railways - Angus McDonald  December 1-22 and...[more]

Holiday Calendar

Button left November - 2014 Button right
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
02 03 04 05
07 08
09 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
Thursday, 06 November 2014
Guru Nanak's Birthday
Chirstmas Day
25 December2014
Boxing Day
26 December2014