About ICC

Indian Cultural Centre (ICC), Bangkok was opened to showcase India’s rich heritage and promote multilayered cultural exchanges between the peoples of India and Thailand. The Indian Cultural Centre (ICC) in Bangkok was inaugurated on 22 September 2009 by Hon'ble Dr. Karan Singh, President of the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), New Delhi. H.E. Mr. Teera Slukpetch, Minister of Culture of the Royal Thai Government was the Chief Guest on the occasion. The ICC is the Cultural Wing of the Embassy of India in Thailand, which promotes awareness and appreciation of India’s composite cultural heritage abroad. Located in the heart of city on Rajadapisek road, Lake Rajada Office Condominium. The ICC places itself at the heart of the cultural life of Bangkok, offering a wide and interesting range of cultural services and performances to its patrons. It is spread over 235 square metres and has a multi purpose hall and stage. All events at the ICC are free of charge and open to the general public.

 

The ICC facilities are open to all persons interested in learning about India and preserving, promoting and enriching Indian culture, values and heritage. ICC invites artists, academicians, writers and performers of Indian art forms, many of whom have received formal training in India to use its premises to showcase their talents and reach out to a wide and discerning audience. The Centre places special emphasis on working with local cultural organizations to promote Indian culture.

 

The Indian Cultural Centre, Embassy of India presents cultural programmes each month such as dance and music recitals, exhibitions of painting and photography, illustrated talks and discussions on a range of cultural topics and regular film screenings. We also offer Hindi classes by Hindi Chair at Thammasat University, Dr. Karuna Sharma. She has won many awards and published works in Hindi.

 

ICC has many cultural partners which include Universities, Art Foundations, Societies, Galleries, Art and Culture centre of Thailand. In particular, ICC enjoys creating cultural events for and with people of Thailand, by exploring cultural themes of mutual interest. It looks upon its work as complementing and supplementing the efforts already being made by cultural organizations and schools in Thailand such as yours to promote Indian art and culture.

 

The ICC brings out a monthly calendar of events with brief write-ups on events to be held and profiles of artistes performing at the Centre, as well as announcing forthcoming events and providing other relevant information. The newsletter is emailed to interested persons and institutions all over Thailand. To register, please send your request to iccbangkok1@gmail.com

 

OPENING HOURS

 

The Indian Cultural Centre is open Tuesday to Saturday, from 10.00 am to 6.30 pm. Apart from office hours, the Centre is open for scheduled events in the evening.

 

ADDRESS & CONTACT DETAILS

 

Indian Cultural Centre, 23rd Floor, Lake Rajada Office Condominium
193/101, Rajadapisek Road, Klongtoey, Bangkok 10110
Tuesday - Saturday, 10.00 am - 6.30 pm
Tel (662) 261 5301-2, Fax (662) 261 5303
E - Mail: iccbangkok1@gmail.com
 ICC’s Facebook Link:  https://www.facebook.com/pages/Indian-Cultural-Centre-Bangkok/378906022230203