in      
Reserved Area
Join 360° view forum
Join 360° view forum
 
Printable View Print News   Mail to Friend Mail to Friend  Comment on News Mail to Nirmol Toppo
12 Young Men Make 1st Profession as Salesians for 03 Provinces in Darjeeling
By Tushar Gomes SDB
Kolkata, May. 30. Darjeeling, known as the producer of arguably the best quality tea in India, has produced 12 Salesians for 03 provinces under the care of Father Samuel Mondal, the Novice Master and his team. The novices made their 1st religious profession at Nazareth Bhavan, Dhajea Busty on 24 May 2020. 06 of the newly professed belong to Kolkata province [INC], 04 to Guwahati province [ING] and 03 to New Delhi province [INN].
The New Salesians with their Novice Master (left)
View actual size | Download Photo
The newly professed Salesians were the 40th batch of the novices from Nazareth Bhavan Novitiate. Father George Thadathil, Principal of Salesian College Sonada, was delegated by the Provincial of Kolkata to receive the religious vows of the novices.  Father George Tharayil from the Salesian Province of Delhi and Bro Jose Puthenpurackal stood as the 02 official witnesses at the solemn occasion in the presence of 13 priests of the neighbouring Salesian communities.

The student brothers from Sonada and nuns from the neighbouring communities graced the occasion. The other religious and lay of the neighbourhood too joined in the celebration. Father Raymond Tudu, managed the liturgical rites with vivid direction. The novices themselves prayed in choral rendition in varied cultural melody heard in the provinces of Kolkata, Guwahati and New Delhi. Father Thadathil shared personal reflections basing his homily on the significance of public religious profession.
''Under the able guidance of Father Samuel together with the staff, each detail of this great event was perfectly carried out, despite the pandemic-caused national lockdown,'' said Brother Daniel Hembrom who renewed his religious profession on the occasion.

Comments





Post a Comment

More News in VOCATION

22 Salesians from 08 Provinces Ordained Deacons
GRADUATION DAY AT SACRED HEART THEOLOGICAL COLLEGE, SHILLONG
Regional Councilor for South Asia Father Biju Michael Intends ``to transform lives of half a million young people``
Father Wyman Gonsalves Installed as MumbaiSalesians` Novice Master
07 Salesians, Including 02 Indians, Ordained Deacons in Jerusalem
Rate this
Current Rating
3.0
Contact via Email
 
Write Your email text message below.
Your email id:
Subject: Comments on '12 Young Men Make 1st Profession as Salesians for 03 Provinces in Darjeeling' - Source: BIS South Asia
Comments:
Security Code:
Enter Security Code:  



BIS is the information service of the Salesians of Don Bosco in South Asia.
The information available on the site is posted by the online registered Salesians in the South Asia Region and are approved by their respective Province BIS Coordinators.


This site is best viewed with Mozilla Firefox and/or Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0 + at a minimum screen resolution of 1024 x 768


NEWS SEARCH
Search
Province
Classification


News Subscription
  
 
RSS Feeds RSS Feeds