• A photo from the exhibition 'Nepali Portraits and Landscapes' at AF Kathmandu

    Capturing Nepal – One Photo at a Time!

    Monday, July 16, 2018

    A photo is a unique cultural artefact in the sense that it captures a moment in time. In doing so, it reveals the beauty and poetry of life by holding it still. This philosophy is encapsulated in the photography of Eric Huynh who highlights the everyday lives of ordinary people through his lens. Alliance Française de […]

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  • A sculpture by Tushar Sawant

    ‘Rhythm of Expression’ at AF Bhopal

    Thursday, July 12, 2018

    Part of the mission of an Alliance Française is to encourage local artists by giving them a platform to showcase their work. Within this framework, Alliance française de Bhopal recently hosted Rhythm of Expression – an exhibition of ceramic sculptures by Tushar Sawant. Inaugurated on May 4, 2018 by the eminent artist Akhilesh Varma, the exhibition drew […]

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    Destination : France!

    Wednesday, July 11, 2018

    France is widely recognised for the quality and accessibility of its education system. In fact, the country receives the third highest number of international students after the US and the UK. It comes as no surprise then that Indian students are increasingly opting for Europe’s most innovative country as their preferred educational destination. Moving to another country for […]

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    Délégué général’s rendez-vous at AF Bhopal!

    Tuesday, July 10, 2018

    Alliance Francaise de Bhopal recently had the pleasure of welcoming Mr. Jean-François Ramon (Délégué général of the Fondation Alliance Française for the India-Nepal region) and Ms. Aswathi Chandramohan (National representative for India of France Volontaires) on June 9, 2018. The primary goal of the visit was to discover the ‘City of Lakes’ and to meet […]

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    Learning French gets an Upgrade With ‘My Alliance’

    Tuesday, July 3, 2018

    One year into the launch of My Alliance, the network of Alliances Françaises in India and Nepal has not only embraced the online tool but also made it a crucial aspect of French language learning across the 15 Alliances and their respective annexes in the subcontinent. This distance-learning platform proposed by the Fondation Alliance Française […]

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  • Discovering some of the artworks on display

    Celebrating Bonalu at AF Hyderabad

    Thursday, June 14, 2018

    Much like their counterparts around the world, the Alliances Françaises in India and Nepal exist at a curious intersection. While their mission is to promote francophone cultures in the subcontinent, they often become windows to local arts and cultures. Alliance Française Hyderabad recently found itself in a similar position when it hosted a thematic art […]

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    Reconnecting with the elements through BHU!

    Thursday, June 14, 2018

    In the collective imagination, martial arts are often linked to cultures of Eastern Asia. This is somewhat fallacious as different parts of the world have their own traditions of combat practices. The contemporary dance cum theatre performance Bhu takes inspiration from one such martial art – Kerala’s own Kalaripayattu – to eulogise Nature. The unique […]

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    ‘Au cœur de mai 68’ at AF Chandigarh

    Wednesday, June 13, 2018

    Lisez l’intégralité de cet article en français ici To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Mai 68, the Alliance Française of Chandigarh organised a series of events and activities to make its students and members aware of the importance of this historic occasion. A debate, an exhibition, movie screenings, and informal discussions were organised throughout May 2018 to commemorate the occasion. […]

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  • The installation 'Absence of Presence' at the Art Gallery of AF Trivandrum

    ‘Absence of Presence’ at AF Trivandrum

    Wednesday, June 13, 2018

    “The most urgent crisis that we face today, is not that the notion of democracy is under threat, but that we remain mute spectators. Hate rhetoric, communal and caste politics, and aggressive market forces dominate our landscape. Can the artist then, remain a bystander?” It is within this framework that Alliance Française de Trivandrum hosted […]

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  • Camille avec quelques étudiants

    Pour l’amour des langues !

    Wednesday, May 30, 2018

    Passionné par les langues, ce jeune français vient de s’installer à l’Alliance Française de Bhopal en tant que stagiaire. Un entretien avec lui : Pouvez-vous vous présenter en quelques mots s’il vous plaît? Je m’appelle Camille PERROUX et je suis originaire de Chambéry, en Savoie, mais j’habite actuellement dans le sud de la France à Marseille. […]

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Nos Alliances françaises

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Aug
8

Amis des Alliances de tous pays!

Read the full article in English here Pour la première fois, le réseau des 816 Alliances Françaises – le plus grand réseau culturel au monde – se mobilise dans son ensemble avec comme objectif de fédérer une collectivité d’un million de personnes francophones à travers le monde grâce au numérique. Interpeller sur le dynamisme et […]

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Alliance Française de Delhi
Aug
6

AF Delhi a 60 ans !

Read the full article in English here L’Alliance Française de Delhi est heureuse et fière de célébrer son soixantième anniversaire. Celui-ci lui a donné l’occasion de rendre hommage à tous ceux qui ont œuvré à son développement. Il permet également de rappeler ses multiples succès en matière d’enseignement de la langue française et de confirmer un engagement […]

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Aug
3

Ouverture des nouveaux locaux de l’AF Bhopal

Read the full article in English here Le 28 novembre 2016, Monsieur le Consul Général de France à Bombay, M. Yves PERRIN a inauguré les nouveaux locaux de l’Alliance française de Bhopal en compagnie du Dr. Bertrand de HARTINGH, Conseiller de coopération et d’action culturelle à l’Ambassade de France et des membres du Comité de l’Alliance française de […]

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Aug
2

AF Network Gets Serious About Gaming!

Based on an interview with Laurent Elisio Bordier (Academic Director of Alliance Française de Bombay) initially published in French in Le Café du FLE. Serious Gaming, or the utilisation of video games for teaching, is an increasingly influential development in the field of learning – especially for teaching languages. Last year, Alliance Française de Bombay had embarked on […]

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Vu en Inde

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Mar
25

La frégate Jean Bart à Goa

Goa a accueilli le capitaine de vaisseau Benoit Baudonnière et l’ équipage de la frégate « Jean Bart » de la Marine Nationale française. Ils ont fait escale dans le port de Mormugao du 16 au 20 mars 2014. Le Jean-Bart, frégate antiaérienne de la Marine Nationale française, a été lancé en 1988, et est entré en […]

Eden Festival
Mar
20

Eden électronique

La fine équipe du collectif Bhavishyanvani Future Soundz lance les 28 et 30 mars 2014 leur premier festival: le bien nommé Eden aura lieu dans différents lieux de la capitale économique de l’Inde, Bombay/Mumbai. Ce festival célèbre les 15 ans du collectif franco-indien qui aura su multiplier dans la ville et en Inde, les soirées […]

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Feb
19

Paroles des arbres

La plasticienne française, Constance Fulda, est venue durant deux mois en Inde pour travailler en résidence artistique. Tournée vers la nature et notamment les arbres, son œuvre comporte tableaux, polyptyques et objets comme des paravents. Son travail explore avec un grand raffinement  les couleurs, les mouvements et les blessures des écorces des arbres. Découverte.  Le premier rapport […]

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Jan
28

French Degree a few steps away

The Embassy of France in India and Campus France India (the French national agency for higher studies in France) are pleased to announce the 2014 Winter Admission Tour in India. This  large-scale event will  allow hundreds of Indian students from all fields to meet with more than 20 top French B-Schools, Engineering schools, and arts […]

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Jan
22

A French contribution

“Art speaks a language of its own”, a quote thoroughly put into practice by Mr. Georges Rousse, a French artist who despite the language and culture barrier has set up a contemporary art workshop in the slum areas of Shivaji Nagar, Govandi with the help and support of the local NGO Apnalaya during the month […]

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Jan
17

Shared Utopia

Georges Rousse, artist and photographer, will give a lecture about  Shared Utopia on Monday, 20th January, 2014 at 6:30 pm at The Museum Plaza, Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Mumbai City Museum Georges Rousse began making installations in the types of abandoned or derelict buildings that have long held an attraction for him creating ephemeral, one-of-a-kind artworks by transforming these sites […]

Rédaction

Directeur de publication : Délégation Générale de la Fondation Alliance Française en Inde et au Népal

Rédacteur en chef : Laurent Elisio Bordier

Rédacteur/Coordinateur national : Siddharth Bhatt

Rédacteurs, contributeurs : Guillaume, Abhirami, Alexandre, Chintan, Cléa, David, Eleonore, Elie, Kanika, Karine, Nita, Thomas, Malvika, Marie-Joëlle, Meera, Mayuri, Mitushi, Alice, Prutha, Romain, Ritika, Manas, Supriya ...