Russian Centre of Science & Culture ( RCSC ) : (formerly known as House of Soviet Science & Culture) was established in India in 1958 aimed at promoting and strengthening the friendship between the peoples of India and the Russian Federation. In 1964 we stated working from our own premises at 24, Ferozeshah Road, New Delhi and in 1982 a new building was inaugurated in the premises. The Centre is carrying out various cultural activities in close cooperation with Indian social organisations, associations and clubs.
There are the Indo-Russian Literary Club, Parichay Sahitya Parishad, Indo-Russian Womens Association, Michail Botwinnik Chess Academy, Roerichs’ Art Club, Eisenstein Film Club, Indo-Russian Journalists Association,Indo-Russian Youth Club and Delhi Association of Alumni of Russian/Soviet Academic Institutions. These associations and clubs actively coordinate with our Centre in organising different programmes, i.e., cultural shows, scientific exhibitions, seminars, symposia, discussions, art and photo exhibitions, meetings, film shows, music concerts, ballet performances, and other activities on the theme of Indo-Russian friendship. Moreover, the Centre gives forum for the presentation of Russian universities, banks and companies. The Centre also has an Institute of Russian Language, a Library, Piano School, Art School, Education Russia Centre and a School of Russian Classical Ballet.
The Library at the Centre has a stock of over 25, 000 books in English, Hindi and Russian, more than 500 video and DVD films, 61 periodicals (40 Indian and the rest Russian).
Address : Russian Centre of Science & Culture, 24, Ferozshah Road, New Delhi-110001
Tel: +91-11-23329100, +91-11-23329101
Nearest Delhi Metro Rail Station : Walking Distance from Mandi House Metro Station(Blue Line)
Website : www.russiancentre.org.in
Map : Russian Centre at Google Maps