Overview

POETRY READING | For A World Without Walls

Feb 22nd (Fri), 6:30 pm, Theosophy Hall In solidarity with the ‘World Poetry Movement’, 523 poetry readings have been ratified in 115 nations in February 2019 to stand together for a world free of all discriminations.   The Mumbai Chapter of the same has been conceived by Bina Sarkar Ellias (Editor/Publisher/Poet/Curator, International Gallerie) and will feature several poets including Anjali Purohit, Anju Makhija, Ashwani Kumar, Jane Bhandari, Linda Ashok, Mustansir Dalvi, Prabodh Parikh, Rochelle Potkar, Sanjeev Khandekar, Smeetha Bhowmik, Smita ... Read More »

PRESERVING WISDOM | Using Digital Technology to Rescue Ancient Texts

Feb 21st (Thu), 7 pm, Theosophy Hall Dr. David Katz Sacred manuscripts from India’s great spiritual heritage are being lost due to changing climate, indifference, and a lack of awareness. Conscious of the urgent need to preserve this timeless knowledge, the non-profit organisation Muktabodha Indological Research Institute (MIRI) has been identifying endangered Sanskrit manuscripts and preserving them through digitisation. These digitised texts are then freely disseminated to seekers and scholars around the world.   Come and hear about the digitised ... Read More »

DOCUMENTARY | Two Flags

Feb 15th (Fri), 6:30 pm, Theosophy Hall Two Flags chronicles the life and politics of a quaint French town: Pondicherry (India). As 4,600 Tamil French people gear up for the French Presidential elections of 2017, the film explores the idea of identity, citizenship, and home in the postcolonial era. It is a visual journey through Pondicherry, its homes and its people, and a witness to the unfolding of an absurd play of history. Subtitled in English | Free and open to everyone | No ... Read More »

Learn French at Alliance Française de Bombay

With 4 Terms a year, 3 types of courses and 7 different locations, the Alliance Française in Mumbai is your best starting point for learning French!  The Alliance Française de Bombay offers a wide variety of French courses in Mumbai and Nashik which are specially designed to help adults or children of all ages and ability levels to learn, use and improve their French. Why study with the Alliance Française? With over 130 years of global experience, nearly 900 institutes ... Read More »

QUEBEC CINEMA @ PRITHVI – Incendies

Feb 13th (Wed), 7 pm, Prithvi Theatre In partnership with the Quebec Government Office in Mumbai and Prithvi Theatre, we bring you a screening of Villeneuve’s film Incendies. This film is an adaptation of Wajdi Mouawad’s play Incendies which itself is loosely based in part on the life and autobiography of the Lebanese communist militant, Soha Bechara. Subtitled in English | Free and open to everyone | No registration needed ♦ Trailer ♦ In partnership with Quebec Government Office in Mumbai & Prithvi Theatre Read More »

PLAY READING | ELLE EST LA

Feb 7th (Thu), 6:30 pm, Theosophy Hall It’s time to bring some drama to your life – French drama that is! In partnership with St. Andrew’s Centre for Philosophy & Performing Arts (SAPP), we bring you readings of French plays translated in English. For the sixth set of readings, we will focus on Nathalie Sarraute’s play Elle est là. Free and open to everyone | No registration needed | Event in English Please refer to the Facebook Event via this link In ... Read More »

KALA GHODA 2019 – Ooh La La Photo Competition

Feb 2, 2019 to Feb 10, 2019 at Kala Ghoda Arts Festival Time to get snap-happy at our photo competition at the Kala Ghoda Festival! Each festival-goer is invited to pose with a magazine cover amongst the different options available at our photo booth – the three funniest photos will win exciting prizes! Visit us for a fun and entertaining French experience ! RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR THE OOH LA LA PHOTO COMPETITION – The contest is free and open ... Read More »

RESULTS – 80 YEARS PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION

Congratulations to all the winners of the 80 Years Photography Competition ! Third Prize – Alsanha Bhimani Free Study Material Second Prize – Priyanka Lale 60 hours of French Courses with Study Material First Prize – Aishwarya Patil 120 hours of French Courses with Study Material Our heartfelt thanks to everyone who participated! Read More »

RESULTS – WIN A TRIP TO PARIS!

Bonjour à toutes et à tous ! Le Jury du concours d’écriture Win a Trip to Paris a rendu son verdict ! Vous avez été nombreux à participer à notre concours d’écriture et nous vous en remercions. Voici la distribution des quatre Grands Prix du Jury : Anal NAYAK (B1): Grand Prix du Jury, un aller retour à Paris ! Disha VAID (A1): 1er Prix du Jury, 120h offertes sur la prochaine session Aarti JASWA (A2): 2nd Prix du Jury, ... Read More »