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

Our new season opened with a bang on March 03, with an unusual and greatly appreciated musical event by Illumina – a group of divinely inspired musicians who use their art for healing and celebration.

They offered Mantras and Chants from their well received 2013 album, ILLUMINATE, which has garnered great reviews in major New Age publications like Kindred Spirit etc.Those of you who could not make it to TNC that evening missed something truly enchanting!

Later in the month, TNC hosted the launch of Prajawal Parajuly’s new novel, ‘Land Where I Flee’. As per our annual practice, we celebrated the International Women’s Day...

Upcoming Events

Virasat UK 2014
Monday 28 July 2014

Virasat UK 2014

28th July to 1st August SPIC MACAY – Society for the Promotion of Indian Classical Music and Culture Amongst...[more]

Sarod Maestro Ustad Wajahat Khan

Lecture-Demonstration programme by Sarod Maestro Ustad Wajahat Khan (Sitar, Sarod, Tabla & Sarangi) (6:30...[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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Friday, 15 August 2014
Independence day
Monday, 18 August 2014
Independence day
15 August2014
18 August2014
Mahatma Gandhi's birthday
02 October2014