Events by the Embassy of India

Indian Folk dance performance by Ms Meenakshi Vinay Rai & Group

As you are aware, the 70th Anniversary of India's Independence is being celebrated during the current year. Embassy of India in Copenhagen is organizing cultural events to mark the event being classified as India@70.

A 15-member dance group led by Ms Meenakshi Vinay Rai, would be giving a few scintillating Folk Dance performances from northern India at the National Museum of Denmark on 21st October 2017. The below photo provide some details about the dance performances.

Further details are as follows:
Venue : National Museet,Ny Vestergade 10,1471 Copenhagen K
Date : 21st October 2017 [Saturday]
Time : 1430 – 1630 hrs

Limited seats of 200 is made available for the event. Places will be filled up on the first come first serve basis.

Please share the information internally in your organisation and join us in making the event a grand success.



Gandhi Jayanti (Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday), October 2, 2017 (Monday)

Function to mark the Birth Anniversary
of Mahatma Gandhi/International Day of Non-Violence
2nd October, 2017 [Monday] 10:00 hrs

Programme at Gandhi Parken / Plaene at the Junction of Borups Alle and Hvidkildevej

09:45 Hrs - Arrival of Ambassador Ajit Gupte & Mrs Priti Gupte at the Venue
10:00 Hrs - Floral tributes at the statue of Mahatma Gandhi by Ambassador & Madam, floral tributes by others present
10:10 Hrs - Singing / playing of Gandhiji's Bhajans
10:20 Hrs - Address by Ambassador
10:30 Hrs - Refreshments
11:00 Hrs - Ambassador and Madam depart.

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70 Years Celebration

The Embassy of India in Copenhagen would like to present and invite you with companion to the concert of 3-member Flute Trio led by Dr. Vijayagopal. Dr. B. Vijayagopal started learning flute at the tender age of 4 and displayed prodigious talent in music by being able to sing ragas on any given scale and swaraprastharas in various talams for any song he heard, almost instantaneously. He gave his first flute recital at the age of six. Vijayagopal is a qualified doctor and a post-graduate university topper and a gold medalist in the field of Orthodontics. Dr. Vijayagopal has won the Best Flautist award and many other awards.

A 3-member Flute Trio led by Dr. Vijayagopal would be giving a musical concert at the Kulturstationen, Vanløse on 7th September and KoncertKirken on 8th September 2017 in Copenhagen. Further details are as follows:

Venue : Kulturstationen Vanløse, Frode Jacobsens Plads 4, 1.sal, 2720 København
Date : 7th September, 2017 (Thursday)
Time : 8:30 PM – 11:00 PM

Venue : KoncertKirkenBlågårds Plads 6A, 2200 København
Date : 8th September, 2017 (Friday)
Time : 4:30 PM - 06:30 PM

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70 Years Celebration
70 Years Celebration
70 Years Celebration


Independence Day Celebration

The Embassy of India in Copenhagen will be celebrating the 70th Anniversary of India's Independence on ​Tuesday, 15th August 2017 at the Embassy, located at Vangehusvej 15, 2100 Copenhagen Ø.

Shri Rajeev Shahare, Ambassador of India will unfurl the National Flag ​at 0900 hrs​., followed by singing of the National Anthem and reading of the Address of the Hon'ble President of India to the Nation. Light refreshments will be served.

All members of the Indian community, Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) and Friends of India are cordially invited to attend the function.

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Kathak Dance Performance on 18th August at National Museum, Copenhagen

Please be invited to sign up for the Kathak Dance Performance from 3pm - 5pm on 18th August 2017 at the National Museum, Copenhagen.

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Kathak Dance Performance
Kathak Dance Performance
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International Day of Yoga, 2017

3rd International Day of Yoga
18th June 2017 (Sunday)
Venue:
Kings Garden,
Copenhagen Øster Voldgade 4A,
1350 København

Time: 1100-1200 hrs

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Indian Film Festival 2017
India's Living Goddesses

In the field of filmmaking, more women have entered - as directors, cinematographers, editors, art directors and other branches, besides of course acting. Over the years, more women entered the filmmaking arena, making short films, documentaries and animation films of their choices and commitments. The present film program, in some ways, has this curatorial imagination in mind - to reflect the changes in the screen persona of the woman and to see how even popular Indian cinema does that and that’s the theme of this Film Festival 'The women in Bollywood'

To celebrate India@70 H.E. The Ambassador of India, Rajeev Shahare's effort, Embassy of India Copenhagen has planned an Indian Film festival from 12th to 28th of May 2017. With the Gala opening on 12th May at Danish Film Institute premises Cinemateket, in Copenhagen.

The film PARCHED will be screened at the Gala opening. The much younger Film Director, Leena Yadav, has been invited to attend the Gala opening. The films selected for the Indian Film Festival 2017 are, Parched, The Role (Bhoomika), Mirch Masala, Kahaani, English Vinglish, Mary Kom, Queen, NH10, PIKU, Original Copy, Neerja, The Cinema Travellers.

The Indian Film Festival is sponsored by Embassy of India in Denmark, Air India, Incredible India Tourism and National Film Development Corporation (NFDC and Danish Film Institute (DFI). After the screening, Question & Answers with the Director Leena Yadav and Short Indian Bollywood Dance and Reception (finger food and wine) will be held.

The Festival will continue to another big city of Denmark, Aarhus, where 3 films, Kahaani, Mary Kom and Queen will be screened on 19 to 21st May at Paradis Cinema in Aarhus.

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Indian Film Festival 2017 - Photos





Indian Film Festival 2017 - Videos


Republic Day Celebrations 26th January 2017

To mark the 68th Republic Day of India, a flag Hoisting ceremony Flag Hoisting Ceremony will be held by the Embassy of India on Thursday, 26th January 2017 at its premises, located at Vangehusvej 15, 2100 Copenhagen Ø.

Shri Anil K. Sharma, Charge d’Affaires will unfurl the National Flag at 1000 hrs followed by singing of the National Anthem and reading of the Address of the Hon’ble President of India to the Nation. Thereafter, refreshments will be served.

All members of the Indian community, Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) and Friends of India are cordially invited to attend the function.



Independence Day, August 15, 2016 (Monday)
India Flag

The Embassy of India in Copenhagen will be celebrating the 69th Anniversary of India's Independence on Monday 15th August, 2016 at the Embassy, located at Vangehusvej 15, 2100 Copenhagen Ø.

Shri Rajeev Shahare, Ambassador of India will unfurl the National flag at 0900hrs., followed by singing of the National Anthem and reading of the Address of Hon'rable President of India to the Nation. Light refreshments will be served after the function.

All members of the Indian community and Persons of Indian Orgin (PIOs) and Friends of India are welcome to attend the function.


Flag Hoisting Ceremony
A Talk with The Ambassador
Maharastrian Folk Dances
Bangali Folk Dance
Bhangra Dance
Maa Tujhe Salam
Goaian Folk Dance
Rajasthani Folk Dance