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Don Bosco Community College Dindigul welcomes Relic Casket


By Fr.Thamburaj sdb
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Tiruchy, Oct. 18. The casket containing the Relic of Don Bosco reached Marianathapuram, Dindigul on October 18, 2011. People formed a long procession upto the Don Bosco Community College.  
Children and young people organized cultural programmes to celebrate the occasion.  The casket was kept at the Community College, where Fr.Jerald Britto sdb, Rector of the community offered a grand welcome.  
A prayer session was arranged to pay homage to the saint.  A large number of sisters and young people from the formation house, numbering about 200 attended the veneration along with 2,500 people from the nearby villages.  
Later, the casket was taken to the Dindigul Cathedral Church  for public veneration. Nearly 5,000 schoolchildren and public paid their respect to Don Bosco.  At dusk, the casket was taken to Saveriyar Palayam, Dindigul in a prayerful procession.
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