NGO hands over earthquake resilient school to villagers

Kolkata, 2018 Jan 12 Sindhupalchawk, Nepal -- A Christian Non Government Organization working in Nepal marked its 25th year of service to the people of Nepal by handing over fifth earthquake resilient school to villagers at Kallery in Sindhupalchawk district in central Nepal some 90 kilometers east of Kathmandu. A total of ten schools in remote and inaccessible areas affected by the recent earthquake in Nepal (2015) are being got ready to be handed over.  Read More »
Paul CHERUTHOTTUPURAM

Indo-Nepal Friendship Tour Marks 25 years of Don Bosco Nepal
Kolkata, 2018 Jan 04 Darjeeling, A college community radio in Darjeeling hills plans to set out on a historic ''Indo-Nepal Friendship Tour'' with a team of Radio Journalists visiting 7 institutions in Nepal managed by alumni of Salesian College Sonada (SCS) to mark its 80th year celebrations as well as 25th year of Don Bosco Society in Nepal.  Read More »
Paul CHERUTHOTTUPURAM

DON BOSCO'S MICKEY MAGONE NOW AVAILABLE IN GUJARATI
Mumbai, 2017 Dec 12 The life-story of Don Bosco's pupil Mickey Magone who reformed himself from a street hooligan to an aspiring saint in the 18th century is now available in Gujarati. The fruit of a long-drawn laborious effort by Father Dinesh Vasava, Mickey Magone is a short, crisp booklet featuring incidents from the young lad's life prior to and after meeting with Don Bosco in the alleyways of Turin during the aftermath of the industrial revolution.  Read More »
Joaquim Fernandes

Caring for the Earth - Our Common Home
Chennai, 2017 Nov 29 Nearly 500 children from six YaR (Young at Risk) centres of Chennai province, together with their directors, got together for the first time at the province level to celebrate a unique theme - Caring for the Earth - Our Common Home. The Yar Day was organised by Father Joseph Leo, SDB the province YaR coordinator and the other commission members at Don Bosco, Beatitudes, Vyasapadi on November 26, 2017.  Read More »
MATTHEWS Dominic

YaR Day 2017
Mumbai, 2017 Nov 22 : Bosco Boys Home (BBH) based in Borivli, marked Youth at Risk (YaR) Day on November 19 by organising a gathering entitled 'Caring for the Earth- Our Common Home' at Don Bosco School hall in Borivli, to make youth from the streets of the city feel loved and to instill in them love for mother earth.  Read More »
Joaquim Fernandes

Rector Major celebrates with Children at BOSCO, Bangalore
Bangalore, 2017 Nov 08 The Rector Major, Father Angel Fernandez Artime, celebrated children's day at BOSCO (Bangalore Oniyavara Seva Coota), Bangalore attended by nearly 500 youngsters. Theme based cultural programmes by children enthralled the gathering. Children and stakeholders who have played key roles in the protection and promotion of child rights at the centers and areas of BOSCO were awarded with Prathibha Puraskara and Makkala Mitra Award respectively.  Read More »
Bastin Nellissery

Kristu Jyothi College, Bangalore celebrates 50 years
Bangalore, 2017 Nov 07 ''The entire Salesian congregation is proud of Kristu Jyothi College, the prominent theological study centre of the congregation for the way it has been contributing to the global church, the Salesian congregation and the church in India'', said Father Angel Fernandez Artime, Rector Major of the Salesian congregation. He was speaking on the occasion of the golden jubilee of Kristu Jyothi College at Bangalore on Monday evening.  Read More »
Bastin Nellissery

Steering the Way - Rector Major in God's Own Country
Bangalore, 2017 Nov 06 Kerela, Day Two - Coming together and sharing is the best thing to happen, said the Rector Major, as he began the second day of visit in the province of Bangalore with the Holy Eucharist at Don Bosco Aluva. The Salesian Family members of Kerala region participated in the Holy Eucharist concelebrated by Father Maria Arokiam, the Regional, Father Joyce, the Provincial, Father Tom Uzhunnalil, Father Horacio Lopez, the secretary of the RM and other Salesian priests. The RM exhorted everyone to be transparent like Jesus. In an exclusive audience with the family members of Father Tom Uzhunnalil, the Rector Major thanked them for their prayerful support and concern during the agonizing days of Fr Tom with his abductors.  Read More »
Bastin Nellissery

Rector Major in God's Own Country
Bangalore, 2017 Nov 04 The much awaited visit of the Rector Major, Rev. Fr. Angel Fernandez Artime, to the Province of Bangalore started on a high note as he landed at the Kochi International Airport at 9.40 am on November 4, 2017. A rousing welcome in the traditional way was accorded to him by the confreres of the Province. The Rector Major is on a five-day visit (November 4-8) to the Province of Bangalore.  Read More »
Bastin Nellissery

South Asian Social Experience Dimension Coordinators meet
Tiruchy, 2017 Oct 31 The Annual Meet of all the Coordinators of Social Experience Dimension was held at the Provincial House, Tiruchy (INT) on 26 and 27 October 2017.  Read More »
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