Catholicos and Malankara Metropolitan Mar Baselios Marthoma Paulose II inaugurated PRABHATHAM at Beth Uhadono, the Piravom Catholicate Centre. The event took place on Thursday, February 10, 2011. PRABHATHAM is the computer training center located at Piravom
Inter-Diocesan Sunday School Competition of OKR was held on Sunday, 6th February 2011 at STOTS, Nagpur. "Participants competed for four titles in two categories", informed Fr. Dr. Geevarghese K, Director- OSSAE-OKR.
OCYM, St . Marys Orthodox Church, Farmers Branch, Dallas donated INR one Lakh to St. Gregorios Balagram, Yacharam, Andra Pradesh. Representing the OCYM of St . Mary's Orthodox Church, Farmers Branch, V.T Varghese and Omana Varghese handed over the check to Fr. Thomas Varghese, Manager of
Governor of Maharashtra K Sankaranarayanan on Saturday February 5 said that the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church, established by St Thomas, the disciple of Jesus Christ in Kerala way back in 52 AD, is a shining example of the best of Indian culture and traditions.
Users of iPhone can now perform contrition and other religious rituals without visiting church, thanks to a new online application. "Confession: A Roman Catholic App", created by a US-based company called Little iApps, is designed for Apple devices such as iPhone, iPad and iPod, the Telegraph reported.
Indian Orthodox Radio, a twenty four hour Internet Streaming Radio service, will begin its operations in May 2011, informed Fr. George Daniel, Public Relations Director of Indian Orthodox Radio. First meeting of the Director Board of Indian Orthodox Radio was convened under the chair of Metropolitan Pulikkottil Dr.
Dr Joseph Mar Dionysius, Metropolitan of Calcutta Diocese visited St. Gregorios Orthodox Church, Patna, Bihar as part of his apostolic visit to the region from 4th to 6th February. Fr. Shaji P.Joshua, the vicar, committee members and other devotees of the parish were present at the occasion.
Kevin Tom Philip and Twinkle Elizabeth John have emerged toppers at the Sunday School Final Certificate (SSFC) during December 2010. MGOC Muscat under Ahmedabad Diocese has emerged as the best Sunday School in the Outside Kerala Region in India and the entire GCC region
Dr Pulikkottil Geevarghese Mar Yulios, Metropolitan, Ahmedabad Diocese, unfurled the Indian tricolor for the first time after his anointment as a Metropolitan, at the Mar Gregorios Memorial Higher Secondary School in Dewas, Madhya Pradesh. The occasion was the 62nd Republic Day celebrations held all over the country.
The newly constructed St. Mary's Orthodox Church, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE will be consecrated on Thursday and Friday, 17th and 18th February, 2011. Catholicos and Malankara Metropolitan Mar Baselios Marthoma Paulose II will be the Chief Celebrant