Webinar: 06.04.2021 DesignINDIA

Associazione Sākshi, in collaboration with the Indian Embassy in Rome, on the 6th of April 2021 organised DesignIndia, the first webinar dedicated to young designers and fashion schools in India as well as Italy. The objective of this initiative was to encourage and start a new dialogue in the fashion and design sector

Registrazione del evento DesignINDIA

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Partners: European Institute of Design, La Sapienza, Università degli Studi di Napoli “l’Orientale”, CSSEAS, Ambasciata Indiana a Roma.

Speakers: Troy Costa, Narendra Kumar, Celeste Pisenti, Prof.ssa Anna Filigenzi, Prof.ssa Cinzia Capalbo, Prof.ssa Romana Andò, Prof.ssa Dr. Vandana Narang, Prof.ssa Olivia Spinelli, S.E. Neeharika Singh-Vice Capo Missione, Ambasciata dell’India.

Moderators: Marc Robinson and Vas Shenoy

Compere: Maria Casadei. Simultaneous Translation Mita Shenoy e Vincenzo Vassallo.

26.02.2021 Webinar: Musicology, Ed Feldman: A Tabla workshop

The CSSEAS dell’Università degli studi di Napoli “L’Orientale” , India in Italy (L’Ambasciata dell’India a Romaand Associazione Sākshi, in the ambit of SRIJAN- the Festival of India in Italy, are happy to present

Ed Feldman, A workshop on Tabla“.

Ed Feldman- A workshop on tabla

20.02.2021 Webinar Musicology: Drums of South India

The CSSEAS dell’Università degli studi di Napoli “L’Orientale” , India in Italy (L’Ambasciata dell’India a Romaand Associazione Sākshi, in the ambit of SRIJAN- the Festival of India in Italy, are happy to present Vidwān Rajesh Srinivasan (mridangam) e Vidwān Eashwaran (kanjira),

“Flavours of Musicology, Drums of South India”.

Drums of South Asia

28.01.2021: Tiffin’21-Film Festival

The CSSEAS dell’Università degli studi di Napoli “L’Orientale” , India in Italy (L’Ambasciata dell’India a RomaAssociazione Sākshi, in the ambit of SRIJAN- the Festival of India in Italy, are happy to present TIFFIN ‘21, Film festival : a bouquet of Bollywood historical movies

The CSSEAS at the Università degli studi di Napoli “L’Orientale”, India in Italy (Embassy of India, Rome)and Associazione Sakshi, in the framework of SRIJAN- the Festival of India in Italy of the Embassy of India, Rome, are glad to present Tiffin ‘21, a bouquet of Bollywood historical movies

12.01.21: Webinar Indian Musicology

Flavours of Indian Musicology

This seminar "Theory of Indian Classical Music" was presided over by Maestro P.S.Krishnamurthy was organised on 12.01.2021 to inaugurate the new year. The seminar was a first step in on the path to a better understanding of the theory of indian classical music

La Locandina del evento di musicologia il 12 di gennaio 2021

20.11.20: Ramayana 3.0

This project was the fruit of the collaboration in between l’Università degli studi di Napoli “l’Orientale” and Associazione Sākshi, we wanted to narrate the story of the Ramayana - An ancient yet popular story in Indian traditions - through the voices and faces of the students of the University l'Orientale

This Ramayana 3.0 is a multimedia reinterpretation of the classical Ramayana that creates ancient atmospheres in a postmodern structure and scenario, and that focusses on the expressiveness of the faces brought to life by classical dance makeup. its also elucidates the multilingualism of indian theater and tries to recreate the ambience by using dialects of Italian (Roman and Neapolitan) . The chorus element which appears throughout the various sections of the Ramayana involve recitation in Avadhi of Tulsidas's Ramcharitmanas and Sanskrit maintaining the devotional Aspect of the Ramayana

23.10.20: Gandhi: A Global philosophy

Palazzo Ferrajoli, Piazza Colonna Roma
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WHEN? 23 Ottobre 2020

WHERE? Roma, Palazzo Ferrajoli, Piazza Colonna 355, 00186 Roma(RM).

WHAT? In order to inaugurate our first season of events, Sākshī had organised a commemorative symposium for the 151st birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. As a part of the programme well known academic scholars and institutional heads were scheduled to participate in a conference sheding light on gandhian philosophies and their relevance, after more than a century on todays's Italian, European and Global politics Gandhi values of self sufficiency and sustainable development, with reference to the non-cooperation and Ahimsa becoming more and more important each day in the post covid-19 world

29.05.20: Webinar FICCI

New Economic Opportunities between Italy and India

In Italy, one of the countries most affected by COVID-19., the worst seems to be water under the bridge. In India it looks like Phase I is almost over, but for both countries the challenge is definitely not over.: There is an urgent need to reconstruct the economic fabric. To kick start this process, we are organising, on the 29th of march 2020 a webinar in collaboration with Federazione delle Camere di Commercio Indiana (FICCI) with the help of the Associazione Italia-India. FICCI was founded in 1927 on the ideas of Mahatma Gandhi to represent the interests of Indian Industries.