IV Festival of India - 3 to 13 December 2011
The air of Buenos Aires was... filled again...for the fourth time... with Indian music, dance and aroma of spices ... during the Fourth Festival of India. The Embassy organised exhibition of handicrafts, seminars, dances, music, tourism, gastronomy, literary events and golf tournamnet as part of the Festival. This year we had a special section dedicated to the great poet Rabindra Nath Tagore, to commemorate 150th anniversary of his birthday. Main venue of the Festival was Borges Cultural Centre. Food festival was at Hotel Sheraton. Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts (EPCH) was the main collaborator of the embassy in organising the Festival.
more information...in the Festival page !
Speech of Ambassador at the Seminar ¨The New India and the New Latin America - complementarities and synergies¨- 5 December 2011
Speech of Ambassador at the Gala of IV Festival of India - 5 December 2011
Inauguration of IV Festival of India at Centro Cultural Borges- December 3
Seminar on ¨The New India and the New Latin America - complementarities and synergies¨- 5 December 2011
The embassy of India Buenos Aires organised this in collaboration with ECLAC ( Economic Commission for Latin America and caribbean- a UN body). Economists, Intellectuals and businessmen participated in the event held in Hotel Sheraton Buenos Aires.
Profile of Speakers
Fourth India Cup Golf Tournament 12 December 2011
This was held at the Jockey Club of Buenos Aires. Participation was by invitation.
Ambassadors report in his blog.
Celebrations of R. Tagore 150° anniversary at Villa Ocampo - December 10
Ambassadors review on his blog.
Buenos Aires Om- Yoga Show at Planetario- December 4
Manipuri Dance and Yoga Rave at Avenida de Mayo - December 4
IV Festival of India - Agenda
Visit of Dr Sonya Gupta, Director of Centre for Latin American Studies, Jamia Milia University Delhi , 21 November-7 December
She gave lectures in various universities in Argentina
- at CARI on 29 November at 0930 hrs
and at the Festival of India on 6 December
She will gave a Seminar "India of the XXI century" by Sonya Gupta- 21 and 22 of November at the Institute for International Relations (IRI), located at the 5th floor of the Faculty of Social Sciences of La Plata National University, 48 street between 6 and 7.
Classical Dance at Auditorio San Rafael 20.30 hs- December 28
Contact: 4775-0286/ firstname.lastname@example.org
Ambassador's visit to Santa Cruz- November 2011
Ambassador Viswanathan with Gobernor Daniel Peralta
"Orillas" an argentine film has been selected for participation at the 42° International Film Festival of India held in Goa - 23 November to 03 December
The director of the film, Pablo Cesar, has been invited to present his work in Goa.
Ganga Kee Sangeet- 24 Nov 21.30 hs at Teatro Empire
Seminar "Eternal India: art and culture" Second Edition - Hastinapura Fundation - November 2011
Nada Yoga Concert- Friday 18 Nov at 19 hs at La Plata
November Activities at Güngur
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Camino a Benares- Photo Exhibition , Music and Text from India - Nov 11 18.30 hs
Ragandaluz- Classic Music from India and Flamenco- Nov 10, 20.30 hs at Auditorio San Rafael
Visit of Daisy May Queen to India in October 2011
The famous Argentine radio and tv show personality Daisy who starts and ends her programmes saying Namaste will say Namaste in Delhi at the Indian Handicarfts Fair and visit other places in India as the guest of the Embassy. Divya is the Indian name of Daisy who is the hostess in the Gala of the Festivals of India organised by the embassy every year.
Seminar "Eternal India: art and culture" - Hastinapura Fundation - October 2011
Diplomatic Golf Cup held at Jockey Club - 26 September
Ambassador Viswanathan won the first prize.
Ambassador Viswanathan gave a speech during the inauguration of Mercosoja 2011 conference in Rosario - 13 September
Speech in YouTube
Press coverage: La Nación - La Capital - Urgente 24
Ambassador´s article "A resurgent Latin America swims against the current of recurring global crisis" was published in Latin Business Chronicle, Miami - 22 August - Article in PDF
Classical Music from South India- 15 october
Yoga Workshop with Sri Vast - 15 & 16 October
Contact: Tomas Shaw 15-5867-5968 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Sri Vast at Centro Cultural Borges- 11 October 18hs.
NAVRATRI UTSAV 2011 IN BUENOS AIRES
Ragas Concert - 8 october 18.30hs
Ambassdor Viswanathan´s article in spanish published in Cronista newspaper of 2 february 2011.
¨La India es mas que un socio comercial para Argentina ¨
Indian Bollywood Dance Show in Montevideo - 24 September
Sergio Lais-Suarez, Honorary Consul in Córdoba, gave a talk on business with India in Salta - 7 September
"Commercial opportunities in India"
Veena Concert - 16 September, 20.30 hrs.
Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement between Uruguay and India signed on 8 September
This was signed in New Delhi
Ambassador's Speech at UCES University - 30 August
Ambassador gave a speech for businessmen, politicians and diplomats organised by UCES (Universidad de Ciencias Empresariales y Sociales) & ADE (Asociación Dirigentes de Empresas)
Ambassador Viswanathan and audience
Speech in Youtube
Participation of Indian IT companies in the Exhibition & Congress of Communications, Internet and Information Technologies 2011 - Buenos Aires, 23 to 25 August
11 indian companies are participating in the Exihibition. For more info and meetings Marcelo in the embassy can be contacted
List of delegation
Ambassador´s briefing at the Embassy
Independence Day celebrations 15 August 1830 hrs
All the members of the Indian community were invited. This year the embassy used this occasion to honour the Argentines who are practising and learning Indian dance and music and invited them to show their artistic skills.
Text of Address to the Nation by the President of India
Students danceing Bollydance - Video in Facebook
Classical dancers - Video in Facebook
Speech by professor Prabhu Guptara
Indra, The Joy of Mantras - 20 August
Visit of Indian Farm Chemical delegation – 16 to 19 August
The delegation will hold a Buyer-Seller Meeting in Buenos Aires and also participate in the Farm Chemicals International Trade Summit Exhibition, on 16 - 17 August.
Some of the products they export are: Dyes & Dye Intermediates, Inorganic & Organic Chemicals, Pesticides, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Essential oils and Castor Oil.
On August 17, from 10 to 18 hrs., the delegation will have business meeting at Sheraton Hotel (Av. San Martín 1225). To fix B2B contact Mrs. María Eva at 153 692 3719 or 155 656 8487/8 or email@example.com
List of Delegation
Argentine importers interested in these products can contact Marcelo - 4393 4217
Ambassador gave a speech at the Rotary Club, Buenos Aires - 27 July, 15 hrs.
Ambassador´s speech in YouTube
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Gitanjali - 23 July
Hastinapura Fundation presented Gitanjali. Congratulations!
Gitanjali - 23 July, 19 hrs.
More info: Gustavo Canzobre - Hastinapura - email@example.com
Ambassador Viswanathan visited Uruguay 15-16 July.
Meeting with Minister of Economy, Fernando Lorenzo accompanied by Pramod Agarwal of Zamin Resources and Honorary Consul Ruben Azar