Brother confidant of 3 provincials marks diamond jubilee

Kolkata, 2018 Oct 17 Bandel -- A Salesian Brother who served as Provincial Secretary to 3 provincials marks his diamond jubilee, 21st October 2018. A confidant of 3 Italian provincials, he was also trained in audiovisual catechesis in 1970s in Italy and France. He was also instrumental in bringing out the first regular and almost monthly Calcutta province newsletter in Salesian India in the early 1970s. Today, out of 269 confreres in Kolkata province, there are 18 Salesian Brothers and leading their list is Br Chacko Kunnathupurayidom - 84 years, the jubilarian.  Read More »
Paul CHERUTHOTTUPURAM

College Radio marks girl's day with first Everest girl climber
Kolkata, 2018 Oct 11 Darjeeling-- A community radio in the Darjeeling Hills marked International Day of the Girl Child with a live talk show featuring first girl who climbed world's highest peak Mount Everest in May 2016. On the show with Radio Journalists Bryan and Smriti of Radio Salesian 90.8 FM - Voice of the Hills were Deputy Head of Mission Ms Shahida Khan and Political Economy Advisior Ms Ajitha Menon from British Deputy High Commission Kolkata.  Read More »
Paul CHERUTHOTTUPURAM

DBMN imparts Journalism training programme for the Bosco Information Correspondents
Shillong, 2018 Sep 24 : Don Bosco Media Network (DBMN) conducted a training programme for 14 Bosco Information Service (BIS) correspondents to write for the province's newsletter and for the updating of the Province website. The course was conducted at the Don Bosco Provincial House, Mathias Institute Mawlai, Shillong. The training provides critical training in new media, citizen journalism and empowerment to bring positive changes around the Salesian Institutions. This is part of the ongoing Silver Jubilee year celebrations of BOSCOM, South Asia.  Read More »
Michael Makri

New website launched by the Don Bosco Youth Centre, Shillong
Shillong, 2018 Sep 19 Don Bosco Youth Centre newly designed website was launched by Father Paul O Lyngkot sdb, the Salesian Provincial of Shillong Province.  Read More »
Michael Makri

''Exercises in Peace Education'' now freely downloadable for Promoters of Peace
Mumbai, 2018 Aug 20 At a time when various forms of violence and conflict continue to thrive across the globe, a spark of hope is ignited yet again in a little corner of South Asia with the publication of the revised 2018 edition of a teacher training manual first published in 2003.  Read More »
Joaquim Fernandes

Free Audio Engineering Course for Youth
Shillong, 2018 Aug 04 Shillong: The Don Bosco Media, a Social Communication department of St. John Paul II, Shillong Province begins a free course on the Basics of Sound Engineering for youth who manage sound system in different Parishes in the Shillong Archdiocese here at the Don Bosco Media studio from 4th August, 2018.  Read More »
Michael Makri

South Asia BOSCOM meet witnesses 'Sukhi Jeewan'
Mumbai, 2018 Jul 31 A new book ''Sukhi Jeewan ka Tantar-Mantar'' was released during the South Asia BOSCOM meeting at the Don Bosco Provincial House, Mumbai on 29 July, 2018. Father Savio Silveira, Vice Provincial of Mumbai Salesians and Convenor of the Don Bosco Green Alliance, released the book amidst thunderous applause. Aimed at the student and young adult segment of society, this resource book on values and emotions, is authored by Father Norbert Damian Xalxo of the Salesian Province of Delhi.  Read More »
Joaquim Fernandes

Don Bosco Communications Vows To Combat Fake News With Peace Journalism
Mumbai, 2018 Jul 19 Tej-Prasarini, Don Bosco Communications, the media wing of the Mumbai Salesians of Don Bosco, organised a two-day intensive seminar-cum-workshop for its media correspondents on July 18-19 at the sprawling Don Bosco Educational Campus at Matunga, Mumbai.  Read More »
Joaquim Fernandes

Radio Salesian interviews SCS alumni in Assam, Bodoland and Meghalaya
Kolkata, 2018 Jun 04 Sonada: 9 days, 1,649 kms, 25 interviews, 2 youth programs, 3 radio features. In an effort to profile the illustrious alumni of Salesian College Sonada, Vice-principal and Director of Radio Salesian along with a Senior Radio Journalist and HoD of BCA set out on a 9 day trip to Assam, Bodoland and Meghalaya, from 25th May to 2nd June.  Read More »
Paul CHERUTHOTTUPURAM

Studio Don Bosco Inaugurated at Kapadvanj, Gujarat
Mumbai, 2018 Apr 01 The Salesians of Don Bosco in Kapadvanj, on April 1, inaugurated Studio Don Bosco, a new initiative of the AmrutDhara Catechetical Centre, to produce audio-video narrations, jingles, audio-books, podcasts, spiritual audio-video reflections, voice-overs, and backing tracks for vocalists in the region.  Read More »
Joaquim Fernandes


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