A literary workshop on contemporary Malayalam literature and the phenomenon of reading was held by OCYM Dubai unit on Friday, April 23, 2010. T. Padmanabhan, renowned short story writer was the guest of honor for the workshop. Fr. Biju. P. Thomas, the vicar of St. Thomas Orthodox Cathedral, Dubai presided
Preparations are underway for the 97th annual feast of the First Catholicos of Malankara Baselios Paulose I, (Murimattathil Bava) at Pampakuda Cheriya Palli, where the Pontiff was laid to rest for ever. The feast falls this year on May 1st, 2nd, and 3rd.
Veteran Congress leader Karan Singh was yesterday (April 23) conferred with the prestigious Paulose Mar Gregorious Award for his contribution in promoting inter-faith dialogue and social reform.The award was presented by President Pratibha Patil
In an ecumenical declaration to be presented at the final session of the World People's Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth, Christian organizations and individuals stress the positive role that religions and spirituality can play for a more harmonious coexistence between humanity and nature.
Various committees have been formed to make the consecration of Metropolitans a memorable event on Wednesday, May 12th, 2010 at Mar Elia Cathedral, Kottayam. Dr. Mathews Mar Severios presided over the meeting that determined different committees.
Valedictory of the Silver Jubilee celebrations of Mar Gregorios Movement, the spiritual organization at St. Gregorios Indian Orthodox Maha Idavaka, Kuwait, will take place at 6.00 pm on Friday, April 30th, 2010 at the Auditorium of American International School, Maidan Haveli.
Catholicate centenary celebrations will be inaugurated in the second week of November at the nations capital on a grand scale. The Holy Episcopal Synod and the Malankara Sabha Managing Committee will meet on the previous day in New Delhi
The Metropolitan of the Diocese of South West America Alexios Mar Eusebius will hand over the Haiti Relief Fund collected by the diocese to the Ambassador of Haiti to United States, Raymond Joseph.The diocese of South West America collected $60,000.00 from parishes
The first ‘Marthoma VI award was presented to the senior most metropolitan of Malankara Church, Dr. Geevarghese Mar Osthathios. This award is instituted in memory of Marthoma VI who is otherwise famed as Dionysius the Great.
The Catholicos of Malankara Baseilios Marthoma Didymos I declared that the Orthodox Church will institute ‘Karshaka Shreshta Award’. This award is part of the action plan to pay more emphasis on environmental protection, the bull from the Pontiff of Malankara explains.