In the spirit of friendship between communities, Indonesian Students Association in India (PPI-India) in collaboration with the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in New Delhi, in conjunction with the celebration of the Independence Day of the Republic of Indonesia 2010, presents one day cultural program of photo exhibition, movie screening, and a seminar. With the grand theme “Indonesian – Indian Culture: A Quest for Fraternity” we would like to rediscover how the past linked up our culture graciously.

Wednesday, 26th May 2010

Venue: Conference Room, Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia

50-A, Kautilya Marg, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi-110021

Photo Exhibition (10.00 – 16.45)

Inauguration (11.00 – 11.30)

By Lt. Gen. (Retd.) Andi M. Ghalib, S.H., M.H.

Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia for India

Seminar First Session (11.30 – 12.30) :

India – Indonesia: Shared Cultural Heritage

By Dr. Bachchan Kumar, Indira Gandhi National Center for the Arts, India

Language as a Means for Promoting Fraternity between Indonesia and India:

A Study of Language as Semiotic System

By Susanto, M.A., Universitas Islam Sumatra Utara, Indonesia

Seminar Second Session (13.30 – 14.30) :

India and Indonesia: History of Civilization Linkage

By Dr. Vibanshu Shekar, ESSP, School of International Studies, JNU

Indonesian Wayang and Indian Epic

By Drs. Yohanes Triwidiantono, Indonesia

Movie Screening: “Opera Jawa” (14.45 – 16.45)

For further information contact:

Irfa Puspitasari (09810637147)

Yopina (09717970656)