Antiquity of Indian Influence: Namaste 2020

Namaste 2020: Global Utsava of Indian Soft Power

Antiquity of Indian Influence

August 15, 2020, Saturday | 07:00 - 08:15 PM IST

News of the breadth of India’s influence across the world is revealed every day with evidence pouring in from archaeological discoveries, in art and literature, in language and architecture and much more. India’s greatest achievement has been an unbroken line of continuity of all her wisdom.

Chair: Prof. Michel Danino, Author and Academician, IIT Gandhinagar (India) – India beyond her Borders


  • Dr. Chitra Madhavan, Historian (India) – India in Southeast Asia
  • Smt. Radhika Srinivasan, Author (India) – Art and Literary Influence in Southeast Asia
  • Dr. Lavanya Vemsani, History Professor (USA) – Antiquity of Indian Soft Power