S.No.

Date

Event

Remarks

Links

April 2021

1

14.04.2021

Ambedkar Jayanti Celebrations

EoI

Online Quiz
https://www.facebook.com/IndiaIn
France/posts/2881534778609117
 
Virtual Photo exhibition
https://www.facebook.com/watch/?
v=1145431425870006
 
Social media  campaign
https://www.facebook.com/IndiaIn
France/posts/life-should-
be-great-rather-than-long-dr-br-
ambedkar-remembering-the-great-
soul-/2867088123387116/
 

2

18.04.2021

New Year Celebrations

EoI & Gopio Association

Webinar and virtual cultural events

Webinar and virtual cultural events

3

19.04.2021

Manipuri Dance 

EoI and Le Dance Qui Chante

Virtual Performance https://www.youtube.com/
watch?v=A9W39Ak8hJk 

4

25.04.2021

Mahavir Jayanti

EoI & InFra association

Virtual celebrations https://www.facebook.com/IndiaIn
France/posts/2849746408454621:0
 

May 2021

5

02.05.2021

Satyajit Ray Film Festival

EoI
Online Film Festival from 2nd -5th May Short
Video tribute to Satyajit Ray

Online Film Festival from 2nd -5th May Short
Video tribute to Satyajit Ray
https://www.youtube.com/
watch?v=DrkEbpcoQoQ
 

6

19.05.2021

Exhibitions on the tribal arts in Lyon, Toulouse, Paris

EoI and Duppata Association; Physical exhibitions in three cities of France. 

Physical exhibitions in three cities of France. https://www.facebook.com/
Duppata/photos/pcb.39768304756
99307/3976828999032788/
 

June 2021

7

01.06.2021

Launch of Yoga Month 

EoI;  Release of Yoga related infographics every day

Release of Yoga related infographics every day https://www.facebook.com/IndiaIn
France/videos/504322837478538
 

8

11.06.2021

Launch of Yoga webpage on the website of the Mission 

EoI

https://www.eoiparis.gov.in/yoga.html

9

11.06.2021-21.06.2021

 IDY 2021

EoI and various Yoga associations;

Virtual and Physical events across France to celebrate

https://www.eoiparis.gov.in/yoga.html 

July 2021

10

04.07.2021

Gita-Nritya 

EoI & Carnatic Conservatory of Paris

https://www.facebook.com
/IndiaInFrance/videos/861456071166697/
 

August 2021

11

15.08.2021

India @
75 Independence Day

EoI

https://ne-np.facebook.com/
IndiaInFrance/videos
/372746261188907/

1. Abridge version :
https://www.youtube.com/
watch?v=PFpqbxJfqMs

2. Virtual Cultural Concert 
https://www.youtube.com
/watch?v=dtYbtai87mY

3. Glimpses of 75th Independence Day :
https://www.eoiparis.gov.in/
event_detail/?eventid=55

12

22.08.2021

Celebrations of World Sanskrit Day

Carnatic Conservatory of Paris & EoI,Paris

https://www.facebook.com/IndiaIn
France/posts/4241670822595499

September 2021

13

04.09.2021

Activities for the month of September 2021 On the occasion of the 75th anniversary of India's independence

Les Comptoirs de L'Inde and Embassy of India

Click here for detail

October 2021

14

02.10.2021

Gandhi Jayanti Celebration

Taal Tarang, la Maison du Chant and Embassy of India;

Conference - Concert – Projection on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of India's independence ;

Click here for detail

15

02.10.2021

Gandhi Jayanti Celebration

Embassy of India;

Puppet show - Gandhi Photo Exhibition- cultural performance

Click here for detail

16

02.10.2021

Cultural performance during Gandhi Jayanti Celebration

Association Bindi in Nantes

Click here for detail

17

10.10.2021

Discussions on"Culture as a Global unifier"

Ms.Malini Ranganathan, Bindu Association and Embassy of India;

Discussion with with HE Ambassador Jawed Ashraf in the inaugural session of "Adbhut Bharat Series" doyen of Bharatnayam Padma Bhushan Padma Subramanyam & President of Council Cid at UNESCO Mr.Alkis Raftis

Click here for detail

18

11.10.2021

Taking Flag of India to different corners of France. Mayor Jacques Garreau of Bouaye attended the cultural performance by Dhoadh Group in Bouaye

Dhoadh Group and Embassy of India

Click here for detail

19

16.10.2021

Learning together: Workshops of Indian classical dances (Bharatnayam, Mohiniattam) & Music along with Indian Cuisine at the annual festival "Inalculturelle" at INALCO Apprendre ensemble :

KALYAN student Association and Embassy of India

Click here for detail

November 2021

20

02.11.2021

Ayurveda Day Celebration

Embassy and Tapovan Center of Yoga & Ayurveda; Conference on Ayurveda & Nutrition (Poshan) on 6th National Ayurveda Day as part of Amrit Mahotsav

Click here for detail

21

13.11.2021

"Soiree Indienne" an evening with Indian music, and stories about "Jhansi ki Rani" as part of Amrit Mahotsav

Saptak Association and the Indian Embassy

Click here for detail

22

17.11.2021

Parama Padam featuring Mohanapriyan Thavarajah as part of Amrit Mahotsav

Apasaras Arts Dance Company Singapore and the Embassy of India, Paris

Click here for detail

23

24.11.2021

Unravelling the influences of Indian Arts, Dance and Mythology in Cambodia through short dance film, conference and book launch as part of Amrit Mahotsav

Apasaras Arts Dance Company Singapore and the Embassy of India, Paris

Click here for detail

December 2021

24


03.12.2021

Honoring Mohanjeet Grewal

Embassy of India, Paris;

on 50 years of her store'Mohanjeet' in Paris, a pioneer of Indian textiles in France, Mayor Jean-Pierre Lecoq awarded her the Medal of Honor of the 6th district Mairie du 6e arrondissement de Paris. An evening that witnessed participation from the world of fashion, media and lifestyle & lay emphasis on use of Khadi a common thread to bind the two cultures! as part of Amrit Mahotsav

Click here for detail

25

06.12.2021

Maitri Diwas

Embassy of India, Paris and Embassy of Bangladesh;

Celebrating 50 years of Friendship between India & Bangladesh: India in France (Embassy of India, Paris) & Bangladesh in France jointly commemorated #MaitriDiwas ;Model neighbours; Ties forged in shared struggle, common values & heritage & partnership for security & prosperity in the new age.

Click here for detail

26


11.12.2021

Grand Finale of the 6th edition of Festival Mehfil

Taal Tarang and Embassy of India, Paris;

A month long cultural extravaganza of music, dance, art & workshops accross Marseillies, Carpentras, Avignon & Martigues with Indian and French performers

Click here for detail

January 2022

27

10.01.2022

विश्व हिंदी दिवस  समारोह का आयोजन

भारतीय दूतावास पेरिस 

Click here for detail

28

12.01.2022

The Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda celebrated as National Youth Day. National Youth Day, Organised Youth Awards and online social media campaign.

InFra Association and Embassy of India Paris

Click here for detail

29


23.01.2022

The Visio conference of Mr. Jean-François Perrot in January on the "End of Mahabharata, the Ascent to Heaven"

Groupe de Reflexion Franco-Indien and Embassy of India Paris

Click here for detail

30

30.01.2022

Republic Day was celebrated in Toulouse at hall Maison d'Occitanie.

Association Bani Thani and Embassy of India Paris

Click here for detail

February 2022

31

20.02.2022

Forum with Women of Indian-origin working in France, sharing their experiences

Groupe de Reflexion Franco-Indien and Embassy of India Paris

Click here for detail

March 2022

32

March 10, 2022

Fables et recits danses de l'inde

The Embassy of India, Paris along with the Centre Mandapa, held a recital dance evening as part of the Amrit Mahotsav celebrations. The performances focussed on depiction of stories as part of Indian classical dance sequences.

33

March 17, 2022

Odissi Dance

Under the high patronage of the Embassy of India, Paris, an Odissi dance performance was held at the Centre Mandapa by artist Mahina Khanum.

34

March 19, 2022

Warli art workshop

The Embassy of India, Paris, in association with ICCR, held a Warli art workshop. The workshop was supported by Rajasthan studio.

https://twitter.com/IndiaembFrance
/status/1505084383048474624

April 2022

35

April 14, 2022

Ambedkar Jayanti celebration

An online quiz competition was held to mark the occasion as part of the Amrit Mahotsav.

https://twitter.com/IndiaembFrance
/status/1514240629408161798

36

April 11, 2022

Manipuri dance documentary

The Embassy of India, Paris organised the screening of the documentary: Manipuri Dance and Creation. This was followed by a round table discussion with renowed artish Ms. Angela Sofia Sterzer.

https://www.eoiparis.gov.in/
event_detail/?eventid=75

37

April 4, 2022

Bharatnatyam dance workshop

The workshop and performance of Bharatnatyam classical dance was held in the centre Sattvam, Nice.

38

April 13, 2022

Bharatnatyam recital

A dance recital was held at Theatre du Soleil by Vidhya Subramanian.

39

April 16-17, 2022

Festival les cultures du monde

A series of cultural events were held in Gagny. The Dhoad Group of artists under Shri. Rahis Bharti performed at the venue.

40

April 22-24, 2022

Paris Book Fair

India was the country of honour at the festival du livres de Paris. Multiple book launches, discussions and exhibitions took place as part of the Amrit Mahotsav celebrations.

https://www.eoiparis.gov.in
/event_detail/?eventid=74

https://twitter.com/IndiaembFrance
/status/1516708068519731204

May 2022

41

May 8, 2022

Mythri Mes Amis

Under the patronage of Embassy of India Paris, "Mythri Mes amis" was organized by Carnatic Conservatory of Paris. The month-long celebrations of India-France friendship began with Tyagaraja Aradhana festival, followed by performances in different cities of France as part of the Amrit Mahotsav celebrations.

https://twitter.com/IndiaembFrance
/status/1523635985825042433

https://twitter.com/IndiaembFrance
/status/1525875225308667904

42

May 8, 2022

Celebration of birth anniversary of Shri Rabindranath Tagore

A virtual concert was organised on the eve of the birth anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore. The concert “Seasonal Melodies” consisted of Rabindra Sangeet of Summer, Monsoon and Spring by Tiyasa Chatterjee.

https://twitter.com/IndiaembFrance
/status/1523317079163785217

43

May 14-15, 2022

La Mela des Plats

EOI Paris and the Association of Indian Community in Toulouse organised the mela showcasing the colours, music, dance performances of India along with DJs, food stalls, lectures, workshops (yoga, cooking and Bollywood dance).

https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=
374856908014355&set=
a.295213505978696

44

May 17-28, 2022

75TH Cannes Film Festival

India had been named the Country of Honour at Marché du Film - festival de Cannes. Union I & B Minister Shri Anurag Thakur inaugurated the Indian Pavilion at the festival and led the largest ever Indian delegation.

https://www.eoiparis.gov.in/
event_detail/?eventid=77
 

https://twitter.com/IndiaembFrance
/status/1526907632744800256

45

May 22, 2022

Holi celebration-Namaste France

To popularise and highlight the Indian festival of colours, Holi celebration was held at the Jardin d’acclimatation under the patronage of EOI Paris.

https://twitter.com/IndiaembFrance
/status/1528627319866286081

https://www.facebook.com/
photo/?fbid=3806978
37430262&set=a.295213505978696

46

May 22, 2022

Tribute to queen Chennamma of Karnataka

Amrit Mahotsav was celebrated with a tribute to Queen Chennamma of Karnataka and her contribution to India’s freedom struggle by EOI Paris and Maison de L’Inde.

https://www.facebook.com
/photo/?fbid=379073
694259343&set=a.295213505978696

47

May 23-24, 2022

Sanskrit workshop

A 2-day free workshop was organised under the high patronage of EOI Paris with eminent scholar Prof. Gajendrakumar S. Panda to discover the rich heritage of this ancient and classical language.

June 2022

48

June 12, 2022

Bardoli Satyagraha

EOI Paris and ICCR organised a virtual narration of the Bardoli satyagraha to mark its importance during the freedom struggle. The narration was done by Dr. Shobhana Radhakrishna.

49

June 21

International Day of Yoga

On the occasion of IDY 2022, more than 200 people gathered at the iconic Trocadero for practising yoga and highlighting its importance. The event was broadcasted live on DD as well as social media. EOI Paris also collaborated with several community organisations in Paris to spread the message of ‘yoga for humanity’.

https://twitter.com/IndiaembFrance/
status/1539217633278627841

50

June 19-21

Swar Soiree festival

Embassy of India organised a 3-day music festival in collaboration with renowned artists from India and France. The first day of the festival was held at Maison de L'Inde in collaboration with the Carnatic Conservatory of Paris, while the rest two evenings were in embassy premises.

https://twitter.com/IndiaembFrance
/status/1539190150873350144

https://twitter.com/IndiaembFrance
/status/1539325301754404864

51

June 25, 2022

Bharatnatyam presentation

Under the patronage of EOI Paris, a Bharatnatyam performance was held in Paris by the students of Smt. Kalpana of the organisation Hamsaya.

https://twitter.com/IndiaembFrance
/status/1539659225580056576/photo/1

July 2022
52 July 9, 2022 Spectacle Indien 2 nd edition The second edition of Spectacle Indien was organised at the Place du Scourédon – Tourrettes sur Loup under the patronage of the Embassy of India, Paris. It included multiple performances of folk music and dance from Rajasthan, Sufi Qawwali, Bollywood show, traditional Bharatanatyam dance, along with Indian street food. https://twitter.com/IndiaembFrance/status/1 544596956068069376/photo/1
53 July 14, 2022 Bastille Day celebrations The Rajasthani group Dhoad led by Shri. Rahis Bharti performed on Bastille Day in Plouha, Brittany. The celebration was marked by folk music, dance and colours of India. https://twitter.com/IndiaembFrance/status/1 547167722009763841
August 2022
54 August 8, 2022 Quit India Movement virtual quiz A virtual quiz was organised by the Embassy of India, Paris as part of AKAM and Namaste France festivities. The quiz was based on the theme of the Quit India Movement. https://twitter.com/IndiaembFrance/status/1 551926474139115523
55 August 15, 2022 Independence Day celebration at EOI, Paris The 76 th Independence Day was celebrated at the EOI Paris with the flag hoisting ceremony, followed out by the President’s address read out by H.E. Jawed Ashraf. This was followed by a cultural programme with a medley of patriotic songs along with a rendition of Sare Jahan Se Achha by children. https://twitter.com/IndiaembFrance/status/1 556549869652811776/photo/1
56 August 15, 2022 Independence Day celebration at Maison de l’Inde India’s cultural diversity was showcased through music, magic and dance at the event at the Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris by Maison de l’inde to celebrate 75 years of India’s independence. https://www.eoiparis.gov.in/event_detail/?ev entid=87
57 August 21, 2022 Saint Tropez concert The famous French town of Saint Tropez with a 200-year link to India, going back to Maharaja Ranjit Singh, celebrated Amrit Mahotsav with Tiranga all over the city, street parade and concert by Dhoad Group of artists. https://twitter.com/IndiaembFrance/status/1561362425886248961