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Artists perform Masala FX show, choreographed by Samir Akika, at the Indo-German Urban Mela Bangalore.  Pic © Germany and India 2011-2012: Infinite Opportunities Masala FX performance at the Indo-German Urban Mela Bangalore. Pic © Germany and India 2011-2012: Infinite Opportunities Audiences enjoy Masala FX show at the Indo-German Urban Mela Bangalore. Pic © Germany and India 2011-2012: Infinite Opportunities Masala FX choreographer Samir Akika. Pic © Nora Ronge Touch The Rain. Pic © Gabor Doleviczenyi Masala FX dancers in action. Pic © Goethe-Institut Dancers prepare for Masala FX. Pic © Goethe-Institut
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Sarai Reader 09: 'The Exhibition'
18 Aug 2012
Sound Reasons presents an evening of experimental sounds and electro-acoustic music featuring Ish Shehrawat (edGeCut / diFfuSed beats / Sound Reasons), Andi Teichmann (Teichmann Brothers) and Ignat Karmalito.
Urban Art
07 Feb 2013
New Delhi
UnBox is a festival that explores the potential of interdisciplinary collaborations in art, design, culture and business.
The Germany Year in India (Mumbai) – A Journey of Celebrations
26 Jan 2013
In January 2013 the "Year of Germany in India" draws to a close. It's time to recall some especially beautiful moments, memorable events and exciting situations that occurred during these celebrations - we present a photo documentation by Tapan Pandit that reminisces about our activities during September 2011 and December 2012 - artists and audiences, performers, participants, contributors and passers-by...a multipolar view.
Goethe Studio
13 Apr 2012
Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Pune
Immerse yourself in German culture with a diverse programme of events and workshops for children and adults. Take part in language teaser classes, watch movies at night and explore your creative side in arts and crafts workshops.
Cultural Pavilion
13 Apr 2012
Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, New Delhi, Pune
A dynamic space playing host to a wide range of performances and events. Keep an eye out on daily programme.
Cultural Programme Highlights
11 Jan 2013
Take a look at the cultural programme highlights of the 10-day event Indo-German Urban Mela Pune, to be held from January 11th till January 20th at Deccan College Ground.
Punekars give Indo-German Urban Mela a big Thumbs up!
11 Jan 2013
The 10-day event on the fith stopover of its tour to Pune, packed with remarkable activities, exhibitions, events and food to offer a unique experience for each and every visitor.
Karsh Kale Collectiv
20 Jan 2013
Make your last evening at the Mela memorable and unforgettable at this not to be missed concert.
Triple Trouble Trio
12 Jan 2013
The distinctive sound of the trio Triple Trouble is determined by the characteristics of the instruments they play - the banjo, the tuba and the drums - and of course by the personalities of the musicians themselves. Listen to the Trio play out a variety of popular numbers in a never before heard compilation.
An important message for Punekars
11 Jan 2013
Karsh Kale Collectiv Concert stands cancelled today and the Indo-German Urban Mela closes its doors at 6 pm.
Auf Wiedersehen Pune, says the Indo-German Urban Mela!
20 Jan 2013
Over 1,50,000 people visited iconic festival over 10 days.
Punekars swoon to the sounds and philosophies of the Raghu Dixit Project at the Indo-German Urban Mela
15 Jan 2013
The Raghu Dixit Project in their trademark colourful dhotis and shirts, with energetic folk rock music, kept the crowds on their feet throughout their performance tonight at the Indo-German Urban Mela.
Agnee sets the stage on fire at the Indo-German Urban Mela
14 Jan 2013
Crowds kept pulling in at the Deccan College Ground to groove to Pune’s very own rock band Agnee at the Indo-German Urban Mela today. Beginning the gig with their trademark Roadies theme-song 'Manmani', the band went on to interact with the crowd and render other popular numbers like Sadho Re, Aahatein and Ranjhan Yaar Di.
Delhi's German Connect
09 Nov 2012
The contest runs online on Facebook, as well as at the venue of the Indo-German Urban Mela in each of the 5 cities.
Delhi enchanted by Sitar maestro Asad Khan and Fusion Messengers at the Indo-German Urban Mela!
29 Oct 2012
A unique performance by Asad Khan and Fusion Messengers at a spectacular venue.
Chennai grooves to Apparat at the Indo-German Urban Mela
29 Aug 2012
Chennai grooved to the Eletronica act of Apparat on August 28th at the Indo German Urban Mela. As part of the collaborative celebration of the "Germany and India 2011-2012: Infinite Opportunities", to mark 60 years of diplomatic ties between the two, this tour has already presented richly textured, emotional electronica and heavy sci-fi soul in Mumbai and Kolkata before enthralling the audience in Chennai.
Indo-German Urban Mela gets a spectacular welcome at the opening weekend in Chennai
28 Aug 2012
The YMCA College of Physical Education, Nandanam this weekend was abuzz with Chennaiites from all across the city flocking the venue for the opening weekend of the much-awaited Indo-German Urban Mela. With its opening on August 24th, 2012, the Urban Mela has seen over 22,000 visitors already.
Indo-German Urban Mela Bangalore in pictures
26 Jun 2012
Indo-German Urban Mela Bangalore in pictures
10th Pune International Film Festival Country Focus - Germany
02 Mar 2012
It is our great pleasure to announce that this year’s country focus for the 10th Pune International Film Festival was Germany. The Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan, Pune was able to contribute a total of 46 German films to be screened during the festival.
Inviting Sponsors to team up with the United Buddy Bears Exhibition, New Delhi
31 Jan 2012
Come join our project "Germany and India 2011-2012: Infinite Opportunities” and team up with the United Buddy Bears. Our tender is open until February 10, 2012, bear partnership for Rs. 20,000 only.