The exhibition of the International Centre of the Roerichs (Moscow) “The Roerich Pact. History and Modernity” has opened in Gandhinagar, the capital of Gujarat, in the Indian Legal History Museum of the Gujarat National Law University (GNLU).
24.02.2015 Ambassador's visit to the ICR, Moscow
February, 24 - Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Republic of India to the Russian Federation, H.E. Mr. P.S. Raghavan with his wife Mrs. Barbara Raghavan, Deputy Director General of Jawaharlal Nehru Cultural Centre Mr. Sanjay Jain and Ambassador Secretary for Public Relations Ms. Zainab Azimova visited the non-governmental Museum named after Nicholas Roerich of the International Centre of the Roerichs.
The International Women’s Day was celebrated in the Himalayan Roerich House in Naggar with great enthusiasm. The tradition of celebrating this comparatively new for India and virtually unknown in the Kullu valley holiday in the International Roerich Memorial Trust was initiated last year by the Russian and Indian Curators of the IRMT.
20.05.2015 Glimpses of Naggar Mela
In the Kullu Valley (West Himalayas), where the Roerichs’ estate is situated, the Naggar Mela, the local fair and the most important event in the religious-cultural life of the village, took place in May.
On May 27, 2015 an exhibition of the works by three young professional artists from Kolhapur (Maharashtra) opened in the IRMT. They have already exhibited thrice together and now decided to visit Naggar and display their art before the Indian and foreign visitors of the Himalayan Roerich Estate.
The exhibition "N.K. Roerich: Life and Creative work" took place in the ancient Indian town of Chamba. It was organized by the International Roerich Memorial Trust (Naggar, Kullu Valley, India) and the International Centre of the Roerichs (Moscow, Russia) under support of the Embassy of the Russian Federation in India (New-Delhi).
The festivities dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Great Victory have started in the Roerich Estate in the IRMT.
On August 16 the Anniversary of George Roerich was celebrated in the Roerich Estate.
15.04.2015 The 80th anniversary of the Roerich Pact
On April 12, 2015 the 80th anniversary of the Roerich Pact was solemnly celebrated in the Himalayan Roerich Estate. Festivities took place in the premises of the Helena Roerich Art Academy for Children where the children of Naggar and neighboring villages study dance, music and painting. Students of the Academy, their parents, visitors of the Roerich Estate and the employees of the International Roerich Memorial Trust took part in the celebrations.
On August 24 after a long illness at the age of 89 passed away Lyudmila V Shaposhnikova - the trustee of Dr. Svetoslav Roerich and the executor of his will, Director General of the non-governmenetal Museum named after Nicholas Roerich of the International Centre of the Roerichs.
On August 26 in honour of Mrs. Lyudmila V. Shaposhnikova a special puja was conducted in the Roerich Estate. It was Gita-path, a holy rite accompanied by the chanting of Bhagavad Gita, one of the most venerated spiritual and philosophical texts of the world.
It was the traditional shanti-puja that opened the celebrations of the 141st anniversary of Nicholas Roerich and the 80th anniversary of the Roerich Pact for the protection of historic monuments in the IRMT.