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15/04/2014

You will find in this section, some of the latest scientific news in which the French Institute of Pondicherry is directly or indirectly involved.

18/07/2016

The French Institute of Pondicherry (IFP) now has a Twitter account in addition to its Facebook page: https://twitter.com/ifpcom

07/07/2016

The new Ambassador of France in India, Mr. Alexandre ZIEGLER, visited the IFP on June 28, 2016.

02/06/2016

A workshop on "Cinematics" will be held on June 7 and 8, 2016, at the French Institute of Pondicherry.

30/03/2016

The Jangamavadi Mutt, Varanasi, has honoured, in March 2016, Dr. T. Ganesan, researcher in the Indology Department of the IFP, with the Title “Visvaradhya Visvabharati”, the highest annual award instituted by the Mutt in Varanasi and given to scholars/researchers in Saivism....

15/03/2016

Dr. Deviprasad Mishra, researcher in the Indology Department of the French Institute of Pondicherry (IFP), received on March 11, 2016, at the Rashtrapati Bhavan ("Presidential Residence") in New Delhi, India, the Maharshi Badrayan Vyas Samman Award for the year 2015 for his...

16/02/2016

The Pondy Photo 2016 workshop will be held at the French Institute of Pondicherry from 26th to 28th February 2016.

This event is presented and supported by the IFP, Pondy Art, India Photo archive Foundation and Museo Camera.

The IFP is co-organising and hosting...

01/02/2016

The WATER FESTIVAL 2016 will be held from 2nd February to 22nd March. It is organised by "All for WATER for All" collective in collaboration with the Government of Puducherry, UNESCO,...

27/01/2016

Prof. N.S. Ramanuja Tatacharya, first Vice-Chancellor of Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha, Tirupati,  and Honorary Professor at the French Institute of Pondicherry (IFP), has been selected for the ‘Padma Bhushan’ award for the year 2016 by the Government of India for his outstanding...

22/01/2016

The book "Shadows of Gods: an archive and its images" jointly published by the French Institute of Pondicherry (IFP) and the Pondicherry Centre of the French School of Asian Studies (EFEO), will be released in New Delhi on January 25, 2016 by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

12/01/2016

The INQUA-HaBCom (International Union for Quaternary Research – Humans and the Biosphere Commission) Workshop cum Training Programme entitled "...

15/12/2015

The Department of Indology of the IFP and the Maharshi Sandipani Rashtriya Veda Vidya Pratishthan, Ujjain, are organizing a three-day national seminar on “Veda & Agama: Meeting grounds and developments” at the IFP on 14-16, December, 2015.

05/11/2015

The French Institute of Pondicherry (IFP), the largest of the research institutes dependent on the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development (MAEDI), will be celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2015. The celebrations will be taking place in New Delhi on 6 November,...

01/10/2015

The French Institute of Pondicherry (IFP), the largest of the research institutes dependent on the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development (MAEDI), will be celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2015. The celebrations will take place on 18 and 19 November 2015....

04/09/2015

Mr. Didier LEMOINE took up his post as the new Secretary General of the IFP on September 1, 2015. He replaces Ms. Eve HERMANN, who leaves after 4 years spent at the Institute and who has now been appointed as the new Secretary General at the French Institute of Cambodia.

28/08/2015

Dr. Jean-Pierre MULLER, former Director of the IFP (2003-2008) passed away on August 25, 2015, at the age of 69.

25/08/2015

A workshop entitled "Biodiversity Awareness Workshop using Open Source Geospatial Software (FOSS4G) Tools" organized by OSGeo-India, French Institute of Pondicherry & IIIT, Hyderabad, was held at the IFP on August 19, 2015.

17/08/2015

Dr. Deviprasad Mishra, researcher in the Indology Department of the IFP, has been selected as a recipient of the Maharshi Badrayan Vyas Samman Award for the year 2015 for his outstanding works as a young scholar in Sanskrit....

05/08/2015

The India Biodiversity Portal is organizing an invasive species campaign through the month of August 2015: Spotting Alien Invasive Species or “SPAIS”. India Biodiversity Portal (IBP) is an online, open-access repository of information on India’s biodiversity. It has already conducted several...

11/05/2015

Prof. Y. Subbarayalu, head of the Indology Department at the IFP, has been awarded, on May 4, 2015 in Kolkata, the Hem Chandra Raychaudhuri Birth Centenary Gold Medal for the year 2014 by The Asiatic Society.

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