| ||INB #N.9170 Father Savio Silveira SDB assumes office as Salesian Provincial Mumbai|
|Mumbai, SEP. 14. Lonavla: The Salesians of INB Province of St Francis Xavier participated in a solemn, simple and short ceremony to welcome Father Savio Silveira as the 11th Provincial at Don Bosco Lonavla on September 12, 2019. The official installation/inauguration happened within a well-animated and meaningful Eucharist, during which Father Silveira professed the Creed and signed the official document, upon being invited by the outgoing Provincial and the principal president Father Godfrey D`Souza.. More »|
| ||INB #N.9169 Xavier Board Higher Education Conference starts in Guwahati|
|Mumbai, SEP. 14. Guwahati - The 23rd Triennial Conference of the Xavier Board of Higher Education was inaugurated at Don Bosco Institute, Kharguli, Guwahati on 13th September 2019. The theme of the three-day conference (13-15 September) is ``Revisioning Higher Education in India: Challenges and Strategies for Catholic Institutions.``. More »|
| ||INB #N.9168 Salesian Family Members evaluate Mission, Life|
|Mumbai, SEP. 14. Shillong - A group of Salesian family members working in India and Sri Lanka are spending about a month reflecting on their life and mission living the charism of their founder and inspiration St John Bosco in the cradle of Salesian Missions in northeast India.. More »|
| ||INB #N.9167 Youth trained towards Nation Building |
|Mumbai, SEP. 11. The Salesian Youth Movement, India (SYM - India) had its Youth Leaders and Animators Formation (LAF) programme organised in 4 regions, starting in the last week of July till the first of September 2019. This flagship programme of the Movement is meant for the leaders of local units and their animators. Initiated three years back with the aim to strengthen and embolden the Movement, regional approach was adopted in carrying out the formation of the young leaders and their animators, given the geographical vastness and diverse nature of its inhabitants. The 11 different provinces are grouped into 4 regions (South, West, Northeast & Centre) taking into consideration closeness to each other with regard to cultures, language, food habits and possibilities of immediate collaboration. . More »|
| ||INB #N.9166 Sad Demise of Father Antony Joseph SDB, Salesian Provincial of Tiruchy|
|Mumbai, SEP. 11. (Tiruchy) With much sorrow, we communicate the sudden death of Father Antony Joseph SDB, Provincial, Salesian Provincial of Tiruchy passed away today at 04.15 am this morning (11 September 2019) at Kavery Hospital, Tiruchy.. More »|
| ||INB #N.9164 Rector Major exhort Salesians ``Be Faithful to the Charism of Don Bosco.``|
|Mumbai, SEP. 10. Father Jose Kochamkunnel SDB, the Provincial of Chennai Province welcomed The Rector Major and the Salesians too. He introduced the gathering comprising of 20 Salesian communities of the two regions along with 17 students of Philosophy of Chennai Province from The Retreat community, Yercaud (INT). . More »|
| ||INB #N.9163 Rector Major meets the Students of Sacred Heart College, Thirupattur|
|Mumbai, SEP. 10. The Rector Major, Father Angel Fernandez Artime today inaugurated the Indoor Stadium and planted saplings in the Sacred Heart College campus. Father Antonyraj Chinnappan SDB the Rector of the Community greeted and welcomed the Rector Major during the programme. . More »|
| ||INB #N.9162 Sad Demise of Father Ignas Macwan SDB|
|Mumbai, SEP. 9. The Salesian Province of Mumbai regrets to inform you that Father Ignas Macwan SDB passed away around 01:30 am this morning (Monday, 09 September 2019) at Baroda, Gujarat.. More »|
| ||INP #N.9171 DBCE win Goa University Strong Man contest |
|Konkan, SEP. 14. Don Bosco College of Engineering (DBCE) clinched the double title by winning the Powerlifting championship and Best Physique Competition organized by the Goa University recently.. More »|
| ||INT #N.9165 REST IN PEACE FATHER JOSEPH ANTONY - INT PROVINCIAL |
|Tiruchy, SEP. 11. With much sorrow, we communicate the sudden death of Fr. Antony Joseph SDB, INT PROVINCIAL, today
September 11, 2019 at 04.15 am at Kavery Hospital Trichy.
In the evening on 10 September he vomited blood for the second time, after his endoscopy and patching.
First time happened on 30 August for which he was treated and the bleeding was consequently stopped.
He was kept in the ICU for further observation....
During the second time of blood loss, his internal organs (liver, kidney) were severely damaged ....things got complicated due to non-treatable Hepatitis B.
The doctors declared him dead at 04.15 am.
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