KUWAIT: The release of coupon for Harvest Festival 2010 of the St. Gregorios Indian Orthodox Maha Edavaka, Kuwait, was held on Friday, October 1st in a public meeting at NECK after the Holy Qurbana.
P.G. Alexander, the Genereal Convener, handed over the first Coupon to the Parish Vicar Fr. Jose Mathew to kick off the release. Fr. Dr. O. Thomas, Director General of Orthodox Syrian Sunday School Association, sold the first coupon to Mohan Mattamala, the Coupon Convener.
Fr. (Dr.) O. Thomas, spoke on the occasion. Fr. George C. Varghese (Associate Vicar), John George (Joint Convener), Oommen V. Kurien (Parish Trustee), John Philipose (Acting Secretary), Mohnish P. George (Reception Convener), and John P. Joseph (Finance Convener), attended the function. Abraham C. Alex designed the Coupon.
Harvest Festival will be held on 17th November, 2010 at Al Jaleel Al Jadeed Arabic School, Hawally from 8:30 a.m to 6:00 p.m. Metropolitan Dr. Zacharia Mar Aprem of Adoor Diocese will be chief celebrant. It will be a full day program with variety of entertainment options, namely, cultural programs, food stalls, game stalls, and the like.
“Preparations are underway. A large committee is working for the success of the event. Thousands of faithful are expected to attend the event”, said P.G. Alexander, the General Convener in a press
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