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

The next quarter of the year lies just around the corner. Before sharing with you the excitement we have in store for you, friends, I will, as usual, give you a brief summary of what has been happening at The Nehru Centre in the past three months!

The month of May began with a unique event - a combination of Yoga and Kathak by Yogi Amrit Raj and ArushiNishank. With everybody waiting with bated breath for the results of the Indian General Elections,Mr. KailashBudhwar’s enlightening talk on ‘Indian Elections’ was much appreciated by the deeply interested audience...

Upcoming Events


An evening in memory of the great Indian poet Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib (1797-1869) Organised by Sir Syed Foundation...[more]

Book Launch: A Day I remember by Prodeepta Das

On 30th September, Prodeepta Das will launch his book ‘A Day I remember’ followed by the screening of a film called...[more]

Talk: Vedic Conception of Human Body by Dr. Shashiprabha  Kumar

The lecture intends to explore and expound the conception of human body as available in Vedic sources.Vedas...[more]

Exhibition: Insight-Adriana Galabova

Structure and surface constitute the midpoint of Adriana’s creative undertakings. Her works raise questions...[more]

Holiday Calendar

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Mahatma Gandhi's birthday
02 October2014
Idu'l Zuha(Bakrid)
06 October2014
23 October2014