SHASTHAMKOTTAI: Catholicos Mar Baselios Marthoma Paulose II conferred this year’s Baselios Mathews II award upon Cartoonist Yesudasan. The award includes INR 10,000 and a plaque.
The event took place at a function in association with the annual remembrance of the LL Catholicos of the East, Mar Baselios Marthoma Mathews II, whose mortal remains are laid for eternal rest at the Mar Elia Chapel, Mt. Horeb Monastery, Shasthamkottai.
Catholicos Emeritus Mar Baselios Marthoma Didymus I presided over the meeting. Metropolitans Zacharia Mar Anthonios, Yuhanon Mar Milithios, Dr. Yuhanon Mar Diascoros, Jacob Mar Elias, and Joshua Mar Nichodemus and Malankara Association Secretary Dr. George Joseph spoke on the occasion.