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 jingle-bells have receded into Santa’s Halls in Lapland, and the New Year countdown is a thing of the past. It is not too late, though, to wish all our patrons and friends a happy, prosperous and perfect 2014!

We know you have missed us over the winter months, and would be delighted to know that we are allset to come back with a brand new, shimmering cultural season!

But first, a lowdown on what we accomplished last year. On going through our 2013 Calendar,we find that we ended up hosting some truly scintillating events. It was a year replete with colour,variety, verve and vim, offering something for every taste: music, dance, talks, discussions, poetryrecitations...

Upcoming Events

Exhibition: Touched by Alex

Alex Rodrigues an artist from India, who paints detailed works of art with his bare hands/ fingers, parallel to those...[more]

Dr Ambedkar Jayanti
Monday 14 April 2014

Important Information

The Nehru Centre office will be closed on Monday 14th April 2014 on the occasion of Dr. Ambedkar...[more]

Holiday Calendar

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Sunday, 13 April 2014
Mahavir Jayanti
Friday, 18 April 2014
Good Friday
Monday, 21 April 2014
Easter Monday
Mahavir Jayanti
13 April2014
Easter Monday
21 April2014
Buddha Purnima
14 May2014