Over €830,000 announced in funding for Culture Ireland’s promotion of Irish arts globally

Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport, and Media, Catherine Martin TD, announced funding of over €830,000 for the promotion of Irish arts globally through Culture Ireland’s Grants Programme. The funding will benefit 112 projects spread across 26 countries and covering dance, film, literature, music, opera, theatre, visual arts, architecture, and circus. Announcing the awards, … Read more

Inaugural Saint Brigid’s Day bank holiday cultural programme launched to celebrate women in Ireland

An inspiring programme of cultural events taking place across the National Cultural Institutions has been announced today in recognition of the first Bank Holiday for Imbolc/St Brigid’s Day. As the first Irish public holiday named after a woman, St Brigid’s Day provides a unique opportunity to acknowledge the critical role that women have played in … Read more

Grand Christmas-New Year celebrations held by Mayo Indian Community

The Malayalee Association of Mayo organised grand Christmas and New Year’s celebrations on January 5. All of the guests who came to the celebrations were thrilled by the programs and delighted with the stage performances by kids and adults. The Ragam Kilkenny Band rocked the venue with their music. The mega dinner prepared by Nina Spice … Read more

Do you have any plans for New Year’s Eve? Here are some events happening across the country

Another year is at an end, and although some people will be happy to ring in the New Year at home, others will be going out on the town.A listing of some of the diverse events that are taking place across the country is provided below. Dublin New Year’s Festival Dublin at North Wall Quay is the stand-out event. A family-friendly celebration kicks off at 4pm and wraps up at 7. There is music from Gavin James, Lyra and … Read more

Grand Christmas-New Year celebrations by Tullamore Indian Association (TIA) on December 30

The Tullamore Indian Association’s Christmas and New Year celebrations will be held on Friday, December 30th, from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. at St. Mary’s Youth & Community Center. Cinematic dance skits, nativity plays, Santa Claus’ candy distribution, and a dance performance by famous dancer Bubble Rock are among the entertainment programs planned for the … Read more

Palmerstown Indian community set to celebrate ‘Christmas-New Year’ on January 2

The Palmerstown Indian community’s Christmas and New Year celebration will be held on January 2nd, starting at 3 p.m., at the Palmerstown St. Lorcan’s Boys National School Hall. It is after the pandemic, the Palmerstown Indian community is reuniting with various arts programs.The schedule is planned with a variety of entertainment programs, including couple dances, skits, … Read more

Social Space Ireland Celebrates Diwali In Dublin

Social Space Ireland or SSI organized Diwali celebrations this Saturday, 5th November 2022 at St. Brigid’s Parish Center, Stillorgan, Dublin. Diwali Celebrations Senator Barry Ward, DLR County Council representative Mary White, Detective Superintendent Brian OKeeffe, and Pat Finnerty, park-in-charge were some of the dignitaries that attended this Diwali celebration organized by the SSI. Around 250-300 … Read more

Greystones Lit Up In Diwali Celebrations For The First Time

Indians in Greystones, Dublin organized Diwali celebrations for the first time, which had a great participation of not just Indians but people from all ethnicities. Diwali Diwali, also known as Deepavali, is an Indian festival named after the rows of oil lamps, electric lights, or paper lanterns that decorate the homes, offices, and public spaces … Read more

Ireland Celebrates Diwali At The Majestic City Hall With Ireland India Council

Dublin, Ireland, October 18, 2022 In conjunction with Dublin City Council, the Ireland India Council organized a spectacular Diwali celebration in City Hall. The celebration brought together Irish-Indian communities to mark the festival and highlight the cultural and historical links between Ireland and India. The guest of honor at the celebration was Minister of State … Read more

Latest Shared Island Dialogue focuses on Arts and Culture on the island of Ireland

Artists, musicians, writers, members of cultural and creative community organisations, and government agencies North and South will come together today (Thursday 13 October 2022) in Mandela Hall in Belfast to discuss shared challenges and opportunities facing the arts and cultural sector across the island. Arts and Culture on a Shared Island is the twelfth event … Read more

Indian community organisation Kranthi Ireland organised local shopping

Kranthi Ireland launched a local Shopping campaign with the slogan “Shop Local Help Own Lives”. Kranthi Ireland, the cultural, and social organisation of people of the Indian diaspora in Ireland, aims to provide a forum where members get to blend with the progressive values of Ireland and its unique tradition and culture of theirs. As … Read more