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13/09/2012.  Mumbai #N.6028
Posted by Lowe Glenford, Mumbai
News in Education and Culture, Youth, Youth at Risk, Social Development, Social Ministry

The follow up to the seminar ''Understanding the YaR Apostolate in the Province of Mumbai'' was held on Sept 12-13, 2012 at the Provincial House, Matunga, Mumbai. Like the seminar held in August, this too witnessed a lively debate on themes like marginalized groups, the migration phenomenon as a kind of macro context in which these marginalized groups emerge, aspects of personnel, strategies of networking and advocacy as ways to ensure sustainability of structures, role of media etc. Grassroot practitioners, academicians and other professionals engaged in a lively debate at multiple levels to provide interesting insights.. Read More

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13/09/2012.  Mumbai #N.6027
Posted by Lowe Glenford, Mumbai
News in Education and Culture, Youth, Education Technical, Social Development, Skills Training, Education

DBCL, KURLA,SEPTEMBER 13, 2012 : Don Bosco Centre for Learning (DBCL), Kurla Mumbai in association with DBTech India organized a one day symposium titled 'Skilling India' on August 24, 2012 at the spacious Mondini Hall on the DBCL, Kurla campus. The objective of the symposium was to bring all stakeholders associated with vocational training and ''skilling'' organizations on a common platform so as to brainstorm and arrive at concrete measures which will be in unison with the needs of the diverse regions of our country. . Read More

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Living on in Hearts Forever: Fr. Ronald Menezez
08/09/2012.  Mumbai #N.6021
Posted by Lowe Glenford, Mumbai
News in Spirituality, Salesian Family, Parish / Church, Profiles, Salesian Society

MATUNGA-MUMBAI, September 07, 2012: The funeral of Fr. Ronald Menezes sdb was held at the Shrine of Don Bosco's Madonna, Matunga - Mumbai at 4.00 p.m. The body arrived at the Provincial House at 2.00 p.m where the Salesians, family members, youth and well-wishers arrived to pay their last respects to him. Students from the schools of Don Bosco Matunga and Don Bosco Borivili formed a youthful corridor to have a long last loving look at their hero. It was amazing to witness a large turnaround of the faithful which flowed out of the shrine itself.. Read More

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DBYS Mumbai says: ''Thanks and Farewell Fr. Brian''
05/06/2012.  Mumbai #N.5878
Posted by Lowe Glenford, Mumbai
News in Youth, Spirituality, Profiles, Social Life, Catechetics, Religion, Vocation

Fr. Brian Moras, National Delagate for Vocation Ministry and Vocation Director of the Mumbai Province was given a loving farewell on June 03, 2012 by DBYS (Don Bosco Youth Services) at the Don Bosco Primary School Auditorium. Fr. Michael Fernandes, Provincial of the Mumbai Province and Fr. Ajoy Fernandes, Vice Provincial and Head of the Youth Pastoral Core Team of the province graced the occasion. Over 80 youth from across Mumbai gathered to say 'thank you' and 'farewell' to Fr Moras.. Read More

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Incredible India charms Poland, thanks to Mumbai youth
28/05/2012.  Mumbai #N.5871
Posted by Lowe Glenford, Mumbai
News in General

The festival in Poland has indeed been an enriching experience for all of us. It is a question to ask, ''How can one be an Indian and not be proud of it?'' This journey has brought us close to our own culture and the culture of other nations. The festival has really lived the spirit of cultural exchange in the true spirit of humanity. The festival was so youthful that all danced to just one tune of appreciating and being open to each other's cultures. The face of India was shining throughout and our smiling faces are what they will remember forever. . Read More

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7 say perpetual 'yes' in Mumbai
26/05/2012.  Mumbai #N.5870
Posted by Lowe Glenford, Mumbai
News in Spirituality

Don Bosco lives and will continue to live in the hearts of millions of people round the globe. The line which Don Bosco saw passing from Patagonia to Peking - making its way from Sudan and Calcutta continues to accentuate the fact that Don Bosco in his God given prophetic vision has envisaged each and every Salesian. Cls. Crescens Lemos, Leon Rodrigues, Dinesh Vasava, Richard Burkhao, Jacob Palaparambil, Johnson Bhuriya Pannasingh and Ashwin Mal are part of the band whom Don Bosco saw committing themselves in perpetuity to continue the mission given to him by God. The perpetual profession which took place at Our Lady of Dolours, Wadala on May 24, 2012 was a day to remember for these seven clerics, who after much prayer, discernment and guidance have taken the bold step of saying ''YES'' to the Lord forever.. Read More

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New Rector for Provincial House - Mumbai
26/05/2012.  Mumbai #N.5866
Posted by Lowe Glenford, Mumbai
News in General

Fr. Michael Fernandes, Provincial of the Mumbai Province, officially installed Fr. Ian Doulton as the New Rector of the Provincial House Community on May 25, 2012. At a simple yet very meaningful ceremony, in the presence of the entire community, Fr. Doulton pledged to lead the Provincial House community in accordance with the great Salesian tradition and legacy left us by Don Bosco.. Read More

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1st Profession at STI, NAshik
26/05/2012.  Mumbai #N.5865
Posted by Lowe Glenford, Mumbai
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On the Solemnity of Mary Help of Christians, eight young men - (Avil Correa, Ferreira Chris, Sagar Makasare, Mathias Liam, Nigel Pinto, Benson Po, and Kiran Ruptakke) made their First Religious Profession in the Society of St. Francis de Sales at 6.30 pm in the Chapel of the Salesian Training Institute, Nashik. ''The twelve months that the novices have journeyed on the spiritual road has reached its peak to experience the horizon but for a new beginning in the form of their first profession!''. Read More

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Mumbai Youth in Poland: Cultural Youth Festvial without frontiers - Life Enricher
24/05/2012.  Mumbai #N.5859
Posted by Lowe Glenford, Mumbai
News in Education and Culture, Youth, Spirituality, Language and Cultures, Evangelization, Youth Groups, Parish / Church, Festivals, Success Story, Religion, Vocation, Lifestyle, Salesian Society, Missions

The silent hustle and bustle in a country far away from home bought a pleasant surprise to fifteen individuals here in India. Thanks to the missionary activities of Fr. Oscar Tuscano in Albania, the Salesian Youth House named after St. Jan Bosko in Rozansystok in Poland invited us youngsters from the Salesians of Don Bosco Mumbai Province to take part in a Cultural Youth Festival Without Frontiers (Festiwal Mlodziezy Bez Granic) and accompanying activities from May 18 to June 3, 2012. Fr. Ajoy along with Fr. Glenn and Fr. Roy carefully chalked out a plan to select a team of youngsters from the Salesian Parishes of the Mumbai region to be part of this Cultural Exchange. Fr. Isaac Arackaparambil and Sr. Rita Lobo were chosen to accompany the group and what followed was five months of rigorous practices in dance, choir, presentations, and exhibitions, depicting Indian Culture. . Read More

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''Salesians 'shine' in Gujarat'' say impressed Mumbai youth
19/04/2012.  Mumbai #N.5835
Posted by Lowe Glenford, Mumbai
News in Education and Culture, Youth, Spirituality, Salesian Family, Language and Cultures, Social Life, Youth at Risk, Success Story, Religion, Marginalized, Social Ministry, Vocation, DB Alumni, Lifestyle, Salesian Society, Missions

DBYS (Don Bosco Youth Services) Mumbai organised a Salesian Experience Camp to Gujarat, from April 12 - 17, 2012, for post X and XII boys. The 43 youngsters who participated in this camp, returned back impressed. . Read More

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