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

Many of our July-August events were well received with packed audiences. We deeply appreciate your interest in our events, your positive feedback and suggestions.

We have a very good line up for September and October with several interesting exhibitions, panel discussions, talks and live music and dance. Renowned Indologist Professor Karel Werner will be talking about Yoga, Padma Shri Raghu Rai and Revati Sharma Singh are exhibiting and talking about their art, the 13th Dada Saheb Phalke Memorial Lecture 2016 by Farrukh Dhondy, performances by the Chaar Yaar Group, Bianca Gismonti Trio, Th e Elfi c Circle Project, Jonathan Mayer on the Sitar, Naresh ....

Upcoming Events

Creative makers from the top of the world

The finest craft smanship of maker communities in the Himalayas in Northern India presented on one platform. A socially...[more]

Friday 21 October 2016

Salaam, Sonia Sabri Company

Sonia Sabri Company is one of Britain’s leading South Asian dance and music companies. Exciting the national and...[more]

Folk dance traditions of Jammu, Kashmir & Ladakh

Jammu Kashmir Festival and Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), New Delhi are proud to present Natrang Music...[more]

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Among the many classical dance styles of India, Manipuri possesses a quiet elegance but with many moods – sometimes...[more]

Holiday Calendar

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Sunday, 02 October 2016
Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday
Tuesday, 11 October 2016
Sunday, 30 October 2016
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Guru Nanak’s Birthday
14 November2016
Christmas Day
25 December2016