BANGALORE: Dr. Geevarghese Mar Osthathios Navathi Nilayam, a project of NAMS Bangalore chapter was consecrated and opened on January 24, 2010, afternoon in Bangalore. 85 lakhs Indian Rupees was the construction cost for the new center.
Mission Board working President Dr. Yuhanon Mar Chrysostomos and Bangalore Diocese Metropolitan Abraham Mar Epiphanios were the chief celebrants on the occasion.
Bangalore Diocesan Secretary Corepiscopos T.K. Thomas, Corepiscopos Abraham Marett , Prof. D. Mathews and Mr P.G. K. Nair spoke on the occasion
NAMS felicitated Padmashree Dr T.K. Alex at this event. “Daya Bhavan: Dhukkitharude Daivika Snehalayam ” written by K.V.mamen was released on the occasion.
Navathi Nilayam” could accommodate 30 to 35 old inmates while functioning. Foundation stone for this Navathy Nilayam was laid by Dr. Geevarghese Mar Osthathios on his 90th Birthday.
Vicars of Bangalore Parishes and a large number of faithful attended the public meeting.