Prof. Sugata Marjit
30 Oct2013

Music: Hindustani Classical Melodies - Prof. Sugata Marjit

The concert will feature a collage of classical melodies starting with Khayal bandishes (compositions) capturing the essence of time, nature and emotions. The compositions will be drawn from the rich heritage of the...[more]

Exhibition: Message of Peace
29 Oct2013

Exhibition: Message of Peace - Ramita Bhaduri

Due to unavailability of the Artist, The program has been canceled. Sorry for the inconvenience. [more]

Dr. Anuradha Bhattacharjee
29 Oct2013

Book Launch: The Second Homeland: Polish Refugees in India - Dr. Anuradha Bhattacharjee

Anuradha Bhattacharjee is author, academic and former journalist. It was as a young journalist at The Times of India that she first came across this story of WW II Polish exiles in India. After a long pursuit...[more]

Nrityakala the Rhythm
23 Oct2013

Talk: Celebrating 100 years of award of Nobel Prize to Rabindranath Tagore for literature (1913- 2013) - Nrityakala the Rhythm

Speech and discussion by distinguished Speakers and Member of Parliament. A show— poetry reading, songs, dance and highlighting signature production of Nrityakala the Rhythm --dramatization of poems of Tagore for new...[more]

Birth Anniversary Celebrations
18 Oct2013

Sir Syed Ahmad Khan’s 196th Birth Anniversary Celebrations - Dr. Hilal Fareed

The Aligarh Muslim University Alumni Association (UK) and Sir Syed Foundation London in collaboration with the Nehru Centre of The High Commission of India at London, are jointly celebrating Sir Syed’s 196th birth...[more]

Mohan Samant: Paintings
17 Oct2013

Exhibition: Mohan Samant: Paintings, Mapin Publishing in association with Abraham Joel, New York and Pundole Art Gallery, Mumbai

A selection of works by Mohan Samant on the theme of music and dance to mark the publication of Mohan Samant: Paintings. During his career, Samant (1924–2004) participated in the seminal international exhibitions of...[more]

11 Oct2013

Talk/ Film Screening: Ravi Shankar Opera Presentation

A unique evening presentation of this major new cultural work. This event will feature acclaimed novelist Amit Chaudhuri and conductor and composer David Murphy who worked and studied for many years with Pandit Ravi...[more]

Talk: Sanskrit for a new generation
08 Oct2013

Talk: Sanskrit for a new generation - Martin Bloomfield

The St James Schools in West London have been teaching Sanskrit as part of the curriculum for nearly forty years. Many take Sanskrit at GCSE, AS and A level examinations, and some go on to study it at university. The...[more]

Dr. Salman Akhtar
04 Oct2013

Book Launch/ Talk: ‘The Book of Emotions’ and a talk on ‘What is courage? - Some Reflections on its Psychological and Social Aspects’ - Dr. Salman Akhtar

The Chair of the session (To be confirmed ) will say a few introductory remarks about Dr Akhtar and then about his book, “The Book of Emotions”. Followed by the Book Release will be a talk by Dr. Akhtar. In this...[more]

Play: When Gandhi met Chaplin
01 Oct2013

Play: When Gandhi met Chaplin - Prodeepta Das

Jim Kenworth, playwright from east London, wrote a play surrounding the unlikely meeting between two iconic figures of the twentieth century, Charlie Chaplin and Mahatma Gandhi, in east London in 1931. Jim was drawn to...[more]