in      
Reserved Area
BIS National News (811)

International (159 Items)

BIS Regional News

Bangalore (653 items)
Chennai (1192 items)
Dimapur (476 items)
Guwahati (918 items)
Hyderabad (687 items)
Kolkata (724 items)
Mumbai (1257 items)
New Delhi (308 items)
Tiruchy (592 items)
Sri Lanka (38 items)
Panjim (312 items)
International (159 items)
Silchar (243 items)

BIS Archives

2019 News
2018 News
2017 News
2016 News
2015 News
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




Burkina Faso - Salesian missionary Antonio César Fernández murdered
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0100


Brazil – 1954 "Time Capsule" opened in old Salesian school
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0100


Argentina – The Past Pupils of America are with Pope Francis
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0100


Ireland – Rector Major's animation visit for 100 years of Salesian presence
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0100


Ecuador - The volunteering experience motivates Nicson to work like Don Bosco
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0100


India – Salesians at work for literacy and artistic education of youths in need
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0100


Spain - Edebé and Google allies for improvment of education with Artificial Intelligence and Big Data
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0100


Spain - Fr Martoglio's Extraordinary Visit resumes: opportunity to strengthen unity with Rector Major and Congregation
Wed, 13 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0100


RMG - World Consultation on Social Communication: which Salesian communicators for young people in the digital world?
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0100


Myanmar - Card. Bo, SDB, defending population threatened by Myitsone Dam
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0100


News Guwahati Province (ING)

Join 360° view forum
Join 360° view forum
 
Printable View Print News   Mail to Friend Mail to Friend  Comment on News Mail to Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan
Father Januarius Sangma SDB appointed as the new Provincial of the Salesian Province of Guwahati ( ING)
By Father Bivan R. Mukhim
Guwahati, Dec. 20. Father Angel Fernandez Artime, our Rector Major, has appointed Father Januarius Sangma SDB as the twelfth Provincial Superior of the Province of Mary Help of Christians, Guwahati, India (ING) for the term 23/05/2018  to 23/05/2024. Father V.M. Thomas SDB, the present Provincial, made this announcement at Don Bosco Provincial House, Guwahati, at 10.00 am on 20 December, 2017.
Father Januarius Sangma, Newly appointed Provincial of Guwahati
View actual size
Born to Mr. George N. Marak and Late Mrs. Lucia S. Sangma, on 16 February, 1965, in Tura, Meghalaya, Father Januarius is at present Vice Provincial (from 2015 to 2017). He hails from a religious family where two of his sisters became FMAs - Sr. Bernadette, who passed away about two years ago, and Sr. Marcelina who is the Provincial Economer of FMA Shillong Province.

Before taking up his office as Vice Provincial, Father Januarius was Provincial Councillor from 2007. He has also worked in various capacities as Rector, Vice Rector, Principal, and Vice Principal in the various houses of the united Province of Guwahati: Bosco Mount, Seling, St Anthony's Higher Secondary School, Shillong, Don Bosco School, Kokrajhar, Don Bosco School, Tura, Don Bosco College, Tura, and other places.

He is qualified in Social Work, with an MSW from Sacred Heart College, Tirupattur. He is known for his intelligence, passion, hardwork, faith in God and prayer, and other leadership qualities. He is a person of compassion, with a heart for the poor and the young. He is able to relate well with all and has been guiding the young Salesians in formation for the last few years as the Province Delegate for Formation. He has also been in charge and Delegate for the Salesian Family, ably guiding and animating the Salesian Cooperators, Past Pupils and other religious congregations that form part of the Salesian Family.

It is during his office as Provincial, that North East will be celebrating in 2022 the centenary of the arrival of Salesians in the region in 1922. Moreover, our Province will also be reaching another milestone during his office: Diamond Jubilee of Guwahati Province, in the year 2019.
As a Provincial, Fr. Januarius will represent Don Bosco in this Province and the Church in the areas in which we Salesians are working. And above all, Father Januarius will represent Christ and His Kingdom and its values. He will be a leading light not just inside the Province, but also for the hundred tongues, the hundred tribes, and the hundred and more cultures and colours of the North East.

The installation of Fr. Januarius Sangma as the next Provincial of the Guwahati Province will be at 6.00 pm on May 23, 2018. Fr. Maria Arokiam Kanaga,  Regional Superior of South Asia, will be present for the installation.
Our heartiest congratulations to Fr Januarius! May God bless him and his leadership ministry!



Comments





Post a Comment

More News in SALESIAN SOCIETY

Radio Salesian celebrates World Radio Day
ING Salesian Family Day
Launching of 2022 Centenary preparations
Recapturing the Spririt of the First Batch of Salesians who set foot in Shillong, India
``Don Bosco - A witness to light`` Music Score launched
Rate this
Current Rating
3.0
Contact via Email
 
Write Your email text message below.
Your email id:
Subject: Comments on 'Father Januarius Sangma SDB appointed as the new Provincial of the Salesian Province of Guwahati ( ING) ' - 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






Don Bosco Day by Day - AUGUST 16 : A MAN SENT BY GOD
Sat, 15 Aug 2015 23:30:00 +0000


Don Bosco Day by Day - AUGUST 15 : MAINTAINING A STANDARD
Fri, 14 Aug 2015 23:30:00 +0000


Don Bosco Day by Day - AUGUST 14 : THE HARVEST IS GREAT (5)
Thu, 13 Aug 2015 23:30:00 +0000


Don Bosco Day by Day - AUGUST 13 : THE HARVEST IS GREAT (4)
Wed, 12 Aug 2015 23:30:00 +0000


Don Bosco Day by Day - AUGUST 12 : THE HARVEST IS GREAT (3)
Tue, 11 Aug 2015 23:30:00 +0000


Don Bosco Day by Day - AUGUST 11 : THE HARVEST IS GREAT (2)
Mon, 10 Aug 2015 23:30:00 +0000


Don Bosco Day by Day - AUGUST 10: THE HARVEST IS GREAT (1)
Sun, 09 Aug 2015 23:30:00 +0000


Don Bosco Day by Day - AUGUST 09: DO NOT TURN BACK
Sun, 09 Aug 2015 11:30:00 +0000


Don Bosco Day by Day - AUGUST 08 : YOUR VOCATION COMES FROM GOD
Sat, 08 Aug 2015 11:09:11 +0000


Don Bosco Day by Day - AUGUST 05 : PATIENT OBEDIENCE
Tue, 04 Aug 2015 23:30:00 +0000