Greener People, Greener World

Mumbai, 2018 Mar 05 : Teachers and students representing 48 schools sit on the edge of their seats in the packed Bianchi hall at Don Bosco International School, Matunga on March 3; some crossing their fingers, others whispering a prayer, hoping their labour of love towards conserving the environment earns them the Green School Award.  Read More »
Joaquim Fernandes

''The Heart of Educating India'' National Symposium held
Mumbai, 2018 Feb 22 A two-day national symposium was organized by Don Bosco Youth Animation, South Asia on the theme: ''The Heart of Educating India: Don Bosco System of Education in Dialogue with 21st Century Educators.'' The Symposium was organized on 16th and 17th February 2018 at Don Bosco College of Arts and Science, Chennai and it was jointly organized by Sacred Heart College, Tirupattur and was partnered by India Didactics Association, New Delhi.  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

Diamond Jubilee celebrations of Don Bosco School, Tura
Guwahati, 2017 Oct 26 The diamond jubilee celebrations of Don Bosco Higher Secondary School, Tura came to a close on 18th October, 2017 with a grand show. With fun and merriment the now 'senior citizen' has earned itself as one of most revered and most prestigious institution in the state of Meghalaya.  Read More »
Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan

Nurturing Talents of the Young through Dance and Songs
Guwahati, 2017 Aug 28 A truly wonderful Inter school Dance and Singing Competition was held on 25th August, 2017 in Don Bosco Higher Secondary School, Tura as part of its year-long Diamond Jubilee celebrations. Ten schools from around Tura participated in the competitions. Shri. Robinhood Momin, former MDC of Tura and present Chairperson of the 100 Drum Festivals was the chief guest.  Read More »
Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan

SARANALAYAM - Inauguration of a New Children's Home for Vulnerable Girls (INM)
Chennai, 2017 Aug 25 Don Bosco Anbu Illam - Saranalayam (A New Children's Home for Vulnerable Girls) was blessed and inaugurated on 24 June, 2017 by Father K.M. Jose, SDB (Salesian Provincial of Chennai Province), in the presence of Mr. Senthil (District Child Protection Officer, Tiruvallur), Rev. Sr. Josephine, SMA (Mother General of SMA Congregation) and former directors of DBAI at Pope John's Garden, Madavaram, Chennai.  Read More »

Education with a Heart
Mumbai, 2017 Jul 05 MUMBAI, Saint Don Bosco believed in a holistic education, which helped in intellectual, social, physical and spiritual growth of a child. Keeping his principles in mind, the Education Commission of the Salesian congregation - under the leadership of Father James Tuscano - organised a seminar on 'Salesian Identity' for supervisors and coordinators of Salesians institutions at Don Bosco, Matunga from June 28 to 30.  Read More »
Joaquim Fernandes

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