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13 Clerics ordained Deacons in Chennai
23/03/2022.  Chennai #N.9865

A great day of jubilation for the Province of Chennai as seven clerics of Chennai Province, four clerics of Tiruchy Province and two Josephites clerics were ordained as Deacons by the Archbishop of Madras-Mylapore, Most Rev Dr George Antonysamy, with Rt Rev Dr Jeromedhas Varuvel SDB, Bishop Emeritus of Kuzhithurai and former Novice Master, Father KM Jose SDB, Provincial of Chennai Province, Father Agilan Sarprasadam SDB, Provincial of Tiruchy and Father Bellarmine Fernando, Rector of Don Bosco Theological Centre, at St. Mary's Co-Cathedral, Chennai, on the solemnity of St. Joseph, March 19, 2022.. Read More


Regional of South Asia Unveils Statue of Don Bosco at Trasi
21/03/2022.  Panjim #N.9860

The Regional Councillor for the Salesians of South Asia, Father Biju Michael SDB, unveiled the statue of Don Bosco at Don Bosco Trasi, Karnataka, Panjim Province. He was on a visit to facilitate the consultation for the new Provincial. 18 Salesians from the six houses of Karnataka took part in the consultation process. . Read More


Don Bosco Village Integral Animation Promotes Natural Farming on Women's Day
18/03/2022.  Chennai #N.9864

The International Women's Day celebrations at Veeralur, Tamil Nadu, focused on natural farming and care for mother earth among 1000 women from 27 villages. The programme organized by Don Bosco Village Integral Animation (VIA) began with Kummi and Kolattam dances. . Read More


Don Bosco Anbu Illam Girls Win Nari Shakthi Trophy 2022
18/03/2022.  Chennai #N.9863

Don Bosco Anbu Illam-HCL Foundation U-18 girls team marked another success in the football tournament by winning back to back the Nari Shakthi Trophy 2022 at the International Women's Day celebrations.. Read More


Salesian College Honours Centenarian on Women's Day
13/03/2022.  Kolkata #N.9859

Salesian College Siliguri Women's Cell celebrated International Women's Day on March 8, honouring one of the women centenarians of Siliguri, Srimati Indira Maya Chhetri.. Read More


Don Bosco HR Centre Celebrates Women's Day
10/03/2022.  Hyderabad #N.9858

With the United Nation's theme for International Women's Day this year, 'Gender Equality Today for a Sustainable Tomorrow', Don Bosco Human Resource and Development Centre (DBHRDC), Gagillapur, Hyderabad, celebrated the International Women's Day. The event was organized to recognize and celebrate women leaders who contribute towards a sustainable future.. Read More


Radio Salesian Journalists Interacts with Tea Estate Listeners
07/03/2022.  Kolkata #N.9855

In a post-Covid outreach programme to connect with the local community, Radio Salesian journalists reached one of the far-flung tea gardens in Mirik Sub-Division, Murmah Tea Estate. Radio Salesian RJ team Wang, Garima, Bandana and Pratap with Senior RJs Moses, Rejina and Programme Co-ordinator RJ Samir visited Murmah Tea Estate on March 5, 2022. . Read More


Young Priests Meet in Hyderabad
07/03/2022.  Hyderabad #N.9856

A two-day meeting for young priests of the Salesian Province of Hyderabad to stay informed on becoming active listeners, being close to young at-risk and accompanying the young people in their journey to faith was held at Don Bosco Provincial House, Hyderabad, from March 4-5, 2022.. Read More


Nepal Don Bosco Society Empowers Teachers
01/03/2022.  Nepal, Kathmandu #N.9854

To provide quality education to the students of the government schools, the Nepal Don Bosco Society (NDBS) organized a Teacher Training Programme at Manthali, a prominent central city, about 170 Km away from Kathmandu from February 24, 2022. The training lasted for three days for 31 teachers from ten schools. . Read More


Salesian Brother Sushanto Biswas, a Passionate Evangelizer, Dies
26/02/2022.  Kolkata #N.9852

Salesian Brother Sushanto Biswas, who never tired of sharing the good news with people of all religions, died on February 25, 2022, at 3.40 pm at Rabindranath Tagore International Institute of Cardiac Sciences, Kolkata, due to cardiac arrest. He was 76. . Read More


Book on Mamma Margaret in Tamil
26/02/2022.  Tiruchy #N.9853

The Salesian Province of Tiruchy (INT) released a new book on Mamma Margaret in the Tamil language authored by Father Dr John Dharmanathan SDB on February 18, 2022. The translated work, based on the highly researched work of Don Teresio Bosco, 'Vita di Mamma Margherita La Mamma di Don Bosco', published in 2005, is set in the background of the coming Synod. . Read More


Salesian Province of Chennai Begins Provincial Chapter
23/02/2022.  Chennai #N.9851

The Salesian Province of St. Thomas the Apostle, Chennai (INM) began the Provincial Chapter on February 22, at Don Bosco Provincial House, Kilpauk, Chennai, with 116 Chapter members. Father Jose Kochamkunnel, Provincial, declared the Provincial Chapter open.. Read More


Salesian Province of Delhi Turns Silver
22/02/2022.  New Delhi #N.9849

The Salesian Province of Jesus the Good Shepherd, New Delhi, celebrated the Silver Jubilee of its Foundation (1997-2022) on February 19, 2022. A thanksgiving Holy Eucharist presided over by His Excellency, Leopoldo Girelli, the Apostolic Nuncio to India, celebrated the story of dreams, struggles and indomitable spirit of the Province in the past twenty-five years.. Read More


Salesian Province New Delhi Inaugurates 9th Provincial Chapter
16/02/2022.  New Delhi #N.9848

The Province of Jesus, the Good Shepherd, New Delhi, in its Silver Jubilee Year, began the 9th Provincial Chapter, on February 14, 2022, at Don Bosco Specialized Training Centre, Okhla, New Delhi, in the presence of 52 Chapter members and observers comprising of youth and lay collaborators. Provincial Chapter has its theme, ''What kind of Salesians for the Youth of Today?''. Read More


Assamese Bible (Catholic Edition) Released
15/02/2022.  Guwahati #N.9847

The new Assamese Bible (Catholic Edition) was released at a devout function on February 14, 2022, at Don Bosco Institute (DBI), Guwahati, by Archbishop John Moolachira in the presence of Archbishop Emeritus Thomas Menamparampil, Dr Rev BJ Syiemlieh, Rev Phidolis Dkhar, Dr Makhanlal Das, students of DBI and other guests. The Catholic Edition of the Assamese Bible is a long drawn ecumenical effort coordinated by Father Lukose Cheruvalel SDB.. Read More


Book on Eco-spirituality Released
14/02/2022.  Chennai #N.9846

A book on eco-spirituality, 'Twelve Baskets Full: Walking Green with Jesus' Gaze' was released by Most. Rev. Dr Susai Manickam, Bishop Emeritus of Sivagangai, at the Shrine Basilica of Velakanni on January 10, 2022, and Father Agilan Sarprasadam, Provincial, received the first copy. . Read More


Guwahati Province Celebrates 21st Provincial Chapter; Salesian Brother Moderates Provincial Chapter
13/02/2022.  Guwahati #N.9845

The Salesian Province of Mary Help of Christians, Guwahati, celebrated its 21st Provincial Chapter from February 7-12, 2022 at Don Bosco Institute (DBI), Guwahati. Sixty-six members and eight invited observers attended the Provincial Chapter. The Chapter began with a recollection preached by Father Jonas Kerketta of Dimapur Province on February 7, 2022. Salesian Brother Joby Mani moderated the 21st Provincial Chapter; a historic moment for the Province as Br Joby Mani was the first Salesian Brother to be appointed moderator of a Provincial Chapter. . Read More


New Home for Girls at Don Bosco Prem Seva Sadan
06/02/2022.  Hyderabad #N.9838

A new extension block was blessed and inaugurated at Don Bosco Prem Seva Sadan, Hayathnagar, Hyderabad, for girls picked up from the street and cared for by the Salesians. The growing numbers and the needs of girls necessitated Don Bosco Navajeevan (DBNJ) to add comfortable living space for their use. . Read More


Father Santiagu Installed as Provincial of Hyderabad; Dawns New Era of Change, Growth and Transformation
06/02/2022.  Hyderabad #N.9840

February 5, 2022, is marked as a day of blessing for the Salesian Province of Hyderabad as Father Santiagu Thomas was installed as the Provincial for six years in the presence of Father Biju Michael, the General Councillor for South Asia. . Read More


Five Salesian Clerics Make Final Commitment in the Province of Kolkata
06/02/2022.  Kolkata #N.9841

The final commitment of five clerics in the Salesian Province of Kolkata was received by Father Joseph Pauria SDB, Provincial of Kolkata, during the Holy Eucharistic celebration by Cardinal Patrick D' Rosario CSC of Bangladesh. . Read More


Book on Venerable Francis Convertini Released
06/02/2022.  Kolkata #N.9842

Cardinal Patrick D' Rosario released the book, Father Francis Convertini: Jibon O Dorson, on Venerable Francis Convertini, written by Arup Kumar Haldar on the occasion of the perpetual profession of five clerics here at Auxilium Parish Hall, Kolkata. Father Joseph Pauria, the Provincial of Kolkata, handed a copy to Cardinal Patrick D' Rosaria and Father Newton felicitated the author and music director.. Read More


INK Celebrates Month of Don Bosco with Skillthon on YouTube
28/01/2022.  Bangalore #N.9836

Sacred Heart Province of Bangalore (INK) celebrates the month of Don Bosco with Skillthon; sixty online lessons on youth-related topics, telecast through the province YouTube channel, an initiative of the Social Communication Department of the Province.. Read More


Don Bosco FA Revels in Victory
28/01/2022.  Kochi #N.9837

Don Bosco Football Academy (FA) marked its entry into professional football, bagging the Runner-Up trophy in the Kerala Women's League (KWL) 2021- 2022, organized by the Kerala Football Association (KFA). Kerala Women's League is a top-rated professional Women's Football Leagues in India. Six professional clubs across Kerala participated in the third season of the league. . Read More


New Don Bosco School Building at Guntupalli
27/01/2022.  Hyderabad #N.9834

The new school building of Don Bosco, Guntupalli, was blessed and inaugurated on Monday by the Most Rev. Thelegathoti Joseph Raja Rao, SMM, Bishop of Vijayawada Diocese and Father Thathireddy Vijaya Bhaskar, sdb, Provincial, Salesian Province of Hyderabad, respectively.. Read More


General Insurance Corporation of India (GIC) Donates Ambulance for Don Bosco Children
25/01/2022.  Hyderabad #N.9833

The General Insurance Corporation of India (GIC), in collaboration with BoscoNet and Bosco Seva Kendra, donated an ambulance for the medical and emergency needs of the street, orphan and marginalized children residing at Don Bosco Navajeevan homes in Hyderabad.. Read More


BIRDY Celebrates Silver Jubilee
17/01/2022.  Hyderabad #N.9830

The Bosco Institute of Research and Development for Youth (BIRDY) celebrated its 25 years of accompaniment with the young in the Province of Hyderabad on January 15, 2022. The journey with young began on June 23, 1996, in the presence of (late) Father Thomas Panakezham, Sdb, Regional Councillor, and Father Joe Arimpoor Sdb, the founder-director of BIRDY.. Read More


Nasha Mukt Bharat Abhiyaan: Minister Kaushal Kishore with Chennai Don Bosco students
16/01/2022.  Chennai #N.9829

'Awareness on Alcoholic Addiction and Drug Abuse among Youth', a webinar as a part of the ''Nasha Mukth Samaj Abhiyan Andolan'' campaign was hosted by The Central University of Haryana and SIGA Polytechnic College in Chennai on January 16, 2022. The honourable Minister of State for Housing and Urban Affairs, Government of India, Shri Kaushal Kishore was the Chief Guest of the program. . Read More


Salesian Province of Tiruchy Concludes 8th Provincial E-Chapter
15/01/2022.  Tiruchy #N.9827

Tiruchy, Jan. 11. Salesian Province of Tiruchy, India which is marching towards its silver jubilee celebrations, had its 8th Provincial Chapter from January 10 to 15, 2022, at the Shrine of Our Lady of Velankanni.. Read More


Northeast India Inaugurates Centenary Year of Don Bosco
15/01/2022.  Guwahati #N.9898

The year-long centenary celebrations of the Don Bosco Society in the Northeast began on January 12, 2022, at Guwahati with the hoisting of the centenary flag by the Chief Guest, Most Reverend John Moolachira, Archbishop of Guwahati, at a solemn function at Don Bosco, Provincial House.. Read More


Salesian Province of Tiruchy Inaugurates Provincial Chapter
11/01/2022.  Tiruchy #N.9824

The 8th Provincial Chapter of the Salesian Province of Tiruchy was inaugurated at the Shrine of Our Lady of Velankanni on January 10, 2022, with a Solemn Holy Eucharist and inaugural session presided by Rev. Dr Susaimanickam DD, Bishop Emeritus of Sivagangai. He emphasized the commitment the religious are called to live. . Read More


Salesian Province of Hyderabad declares open the 11th Provincial Chapter
11/01/2022.  Hyderabad #N.9825

Don Bosco Provincial House, Hyderabad, 11 January 2022: The Provincial Chapter XI of the Salesian Province of St Joseph, Hyderabad has been declared open by the Provincial, Father Thathireddy Vijaya Bhaskar, sdb at 3:00pm on January 11, 2022 at the Don Bosco Provincial House, Hyderabad. . Read More


Salesian Youth Centre Member Ordained Priest
08/01/2022.  Panjim #N.9820

Rev Dr Gerald Isaac Lobo, Bishop of Udupi, ordained Deacon Arnold Mathias, a priest for the Salesian Province of Panjim in the Church of Our Lady of Fatima, Pernal, Udupi District, Karnataka, on January 5, 2022.. Read More


College Students Build 'Snehaveedu' (House of Love) for Homeless
08/01/2022.  Angadikadavu, Kerala #N.9823

The National Service Scheme (NSS) Volunteers of Don Bosco Arts and Science College, Angadikadavu, Kerala, built and handed over 'Snehaveedu' (the house of love) to the most deserving family in the neighbourhood. The recipient of the house is a mother with two young children.. Read More


Arthur Lenti, Author of Monumental Work on Don Bosco Dies
07/01/2022.  Kolkata #N.9822

Father Arthur Lenti, author of the seven-volume monumental work ''Don Bosco: History and Charisma'' died in Berkley, California, on January 6, 2022. He was 98. Father Lenti has published many articles on Don Bosco and Salesian topics in the Journal of Salesian Studies from Berkley and Ricerche Storiche Salesiane from Rome.. Read More


Novice Master Father Samuel Mondol Passes Away
28/12/2021.  Kolkata #N.9819

Director of Novices in Kolkata province, Father Samuel Sudorshon Mondol, died in Kolkata on December 28 at 8:45 am. He was 49.. Read More


College Youth Celebrate Diversity in Fashion Show
19/12/2021.  Kolkata #N.9816

The Salesian College Siliguri organised a two-day college event christened Exsurge 2021 (Arise and take flight) and concluded with a celebration of the diversity of India with a fashion show on December 17, 2021. As many as 30 students from 20 departments dressed in various ethnic outfits took the ramp to specially choreographed music. . Read More


Shades of Hope on Silver Screen at DBGYFF in Chennai
14/12/2021.  Chennai #N.9814

The Don Bosco Global Youth Film Festival (DBGYFF), the world's first Global Salesian film festival, was conducted on the premises of the Salesian headquarters of the Province of Chennai by the Don Bosco Institute of Communication Arts (DBICA) and Don Bosco Arts and Science College on December 11, 2021. Although the festival was scheduled for mid-November, the unexpected heavy rains in Chennai postponed the event to December with the same glory as planned earlier. Veteran film editor and National Film Award winner, B. Lenin, presided over the inaugural ceremony as the Chief Guest and Father Amirthraj Arokiam, SDB, writer, editor and publisher, as the guest of honour. . Read More


Salesian Family Day Calls for Sustaining Charismatic Identity and Fidelity to Don Bosco
14/12/2021.  Mumbai #N.9815

The Salesian Province of St. Francis Xavier, Mumbai, celebrated the Salesian Family Day on December 12, 2021, at Don Bosco House, Borivali in Mumbai, India. One Hundred and Fifty Salesian family members participated from across the Mumbai Province. . Read More


Father Thomas Santiagu sdb, New Leader for Salesian Province of Hyderabad
13/12/2021.  Hyderabad #N.9813

The Salesians of the Province of St Joseph, Hyderabad, is gifted with a New Provincial in Father Thomas Santiagu, a person of the intuitive mind and a cheerful son of Don Bosco known for his love for the young and the poor.. Read More


Minister Presides Over Don Bosco Global Youth Film Festival at Don Bosco, Karaikal
12/12/2021.  Karaikal #N.9811

Don Bosco Higher Secondary School in Nedungadu, Karaikal, organized the Global Youth Film Festival on December 7, 2021, with Chandira Priyanga, Minister of Transport (Government of Puducherry) as the chief guest.. Read More







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