in      
Reserved Area
BIS National News (353)

International (158 Items)

BIS Regional News

Bangalore (591 items)
Chennai (948 items)
Dimapur (430 items)
Guwahati (703 items)
Hyderabad (641 items)
Kolkata (601 items)
Mumbai (797 items)
New Delhi (397 items)
Tiruchy (467 items)
Colombo (38 items)
Konkan (281 items)
International (158 items)
Silchar (126 items)

BIS Archives

2014 News
2013 News
2012 News
2011 News
2010 News
2009 News
2008 News
2007 News
2006 News
2005 News
2004 News
2003 News
2002 News
2001 News
1900 News




RMG – Paul VI Beatified
20/10/2014 12:44:38


Liberia – Ebola: when a handshake causes fear
20/10/2014 12:50:58


Kenya - Meeting of Delegates for Social Communication of the Africa-Madagascar Region
20/10/2014 14:9:47


United States – Salesian Boys & Girls Club in East Los Angeles helps youth stay safe, focused on school
20/10/2014 14:16:57


Italy - Borgo Don Bosco: all are important to us
20/10/2014 15:11:1


RMG - The Race of the Saints: "Ebola – let’s stop it now"
20/10/2014 20:39:27


Italy - Borgo Don Bosco: all are important to us
21/10/2014 9:13:18


RMG – World Mission Sunday 2014 and the video for Salesian Mission Day
21/10/2014 9:30:43


Italy – Cardinal Ezzati meets Salesian teachers and students from UPS
21/10/2014 13:16:12


Central African Republic – “The Antibalaka have forced us to close the schools”
21/10/2014 13:20:34


Ukraine – Centenaire de la naissance du premier salésien ukrainien , le Serviteur de Dieu Mgr. Stefan Czmil, rappelée par le Pape
21/10/2014 13:22:25


Ukraine – Centenary of the birth of the first Ukrainian Salesian, Servant of God Bishop Stefan Czmil, recalled also by Pope Francis
21/10/2014 13:23:30


Ukraine – Centenary of the birth of the first Ukrainian Salesian, Servant of God Bishop Stefan Czmil, recalled also by Pope Francis
21/10/2014 13:26:31


Sierra Leone – “We now hope that with international help we can win the battle against the epidemic”
21/10/2014 13:31:48


Central African Republic – “The Antibalaka have forced us to close the schools”
21/10/2014 15:2:54


Central African Republic – “The Antibalaka have forced us to close the schools”
21/10/2014 15:3:1


Italy – Cardinal Ezzati meets Salesian teachers and students from UPS
21/10/2014 15:4:24


Ukraine – Centenary of the birth of the first Ukrainian Salesian, Servant of God Bishop Stefan Czmil, recalled also by Pope Francis
21/10/2014 15:5:29


Sierra Leone – “We now hope that with international help we can win the battle against the epidemic”
21/10/2014 15:6:56


Sierra Leone – “We now hope that with international help we can win the battle against the epidemic”
21/10/2014 16:17:5


Ukraine – Centenary of the birth of the first Ukrainian Salesian, Servant of God Bishop Stefan Czmil, recalled also by Pope Francis
21/10/2014 16:23:5


Italy – Brothers of Ebola, listening to the communities most vulnerable
22/10/2014 12:12:25


Spain – Ebola: 4,000. Hunger: 3,000,000
22/10/2014 12:59:16


Sierra Leone – “Never before have I been so happy with my lot in life as I am here and now”
22/10/2014 13:7:19


Italy – Chiari, Arese, Sesto: three Salesian houses visited by Blessed Paul VI
22/10/2014 14:52:17


Italy – Why is it only now that the world is taking notice of Ebola?
22/10/2014 16:42:12


RMG – The inauguration of the academic year in the year of the Bicentenary
23/10/2014 14:21:31


RMG – Salesians Saints of October: St. Louis Guanella
23/10/2014 14:22:31


RMG – 23rd General Chapter of the FMA: days of discernment
23/10/2014 14:23:33


India – Sumati wins the Hearts of BOSCO
23/10/2014 14:34:50


RMG – Salesians Saints of October: St. Louis Guanella
23/10/2014 16:5:0


Italy – Election of Mother General of the Daughters of Mary Help of Christians
24/10/2014 10:40:36


Italy – Election of Mother General of the Daughters of Mary Help of Christians
24/10/2014 10:42:55


Italy – Election of Mother General of the Daughters of Mary Help of Christians
24/10/2014 11:20:24


RMG – October 26, 2014: Centenary of the birth of Blessed Stefan Sándor
24/10/2014 14:30:10


Brazil - Salesian honoured by Post Office and City Council
24/10/2014 14:49:18


Haiti – Soap for Youth and Families at Risk for Cholera
24/10/2014 14:55:20


RMG – Take part in the Days of the Salesian Family with your testimony
24/10/2014 14:57:25


Brazil – Salesian honoured by Post Office and City Council
24/10/2014 15:1:42


RMG – Take part in the Days of the Salesian Family with your testimony
24/10/2014 15:3:3


News » Konkan Province (INP)

CHANGE TEXT A A A
Join 360° view forum
Join 360° view forum
 
Previous  |  Next
Printable View Print News   Mail to Friend Mail to Friend  Comment on News Mail to DE SOUZA Ralin
``Brothers` day`` celebrated at Don Bosco Panjim
By Ralin De Souza
Konkan, Jan. 26. Brothers Day was celebrated at Don Bosco Panjim, Goa on January 26, 2012. About 120 youngsters and children from the various Salesian institutions of the province participated in the event.
All those who acted on Brothers day
View actual size
``Brothers are the second support leg of the salesian congregation, and we need both legs (priests and Brothers) to carry on Don Bosco`s mission`` was the expression of Br Frank Braganza as he addressed the gathered youngsters.
`Brothers Day` is an annual feature of the province of Panjim-konkan to give the due attention and promote salesian lay brother vocation. The lay brothers young and old take initiative in organizing a day long program on awareness, as well as interaction with the salesian brother in a typical salesian spirit. It is organized in different communities as per convenience and facilities available to gather the children and speak to them about the nobility and sanctity of a lay vocation within the salesian family.
Fr Ian Figueiredo, the Provincial celebrated the Eucharist marking the beginning of the programme, reflecting on the Coadjutor vocation and the singular reason why Don Bosco needed the Salesian brother. Soon after the Eucharist the children along with the Salesians gathered in the Terrace hall to present various cultural items: Song, Dance, Skit and action songs, to bring on stage different aspects of the lay brother vocation. The students of Don Bosco Farm School Sulcorna, and the aspirants of Panjim presented insightful skits while the flashy red costumed dance sequence of the students of Don Bosco Kakati stole the show. Fr Sigmaringa introducing the items acknowledged that the presence of a lay brother in Kakti in its initial five years of Salesian presence had made a big difference in the Salesian spirit prevalent in Belgaum.
The cultural programme was followed by lunch together, and the typical Goan flavour to the program by the tie-breaker competition held between the various houses of the province. It was indeed a fruitful day, where the children spent in fellowship the salesian brothers and the salesian family.
Previous  |  Next
CHANGE TEXT A A A

Comments





Post a Comment

More News in FORMATION »

The ADMA members of Panjim Province go on Marian Pilgrimage
Formation Heads review initial formation
SAFC ANNUAL MEETING 2014
Silchar Province Felicitates Silver Jubilarians
Formation Heads review initial formation
Rate this
Current Rating
3.0
Contact via Email
 
Write Your email text message below.
Your email id:
Subject: Comments on '``Brothers` day`` celebrated at Don Bosco Panjim' - 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