It was a dream come true for the Orthodox faithful and certainly a New Year gift. Finally, all hassles have been completed and construction of a church has been agreed upon after procurement of a plot in Gujarat’s Moti Khavdi area. Construction of an Orthodox church in the Saurashtra
The Sunday School Teacher’s one-day conference of Ahmedabad Diocese (Gujarat Zone) was conducted on January 22, Sunday, at St Thomas Aramana Chapel, Naroda.Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios, Metropolitan of Ahmedabad Diocese, inaugurated the conference
Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios, Metropolitan Ahmedabad Diocese, has successfully concluded the second round of pastoral visit to Madhya Pradesh. In a week-long visit to the central state last week, Dr Mar Yulios visited various Orthodox parishes and schools in Dewas, Indore, Pithampur and Nagada.
The consecration of the newly built St.Thomas Orthodox Church was held on 13th of January 2012, by Calcutta Diocesan Metropolitan Dr. Joseph Mar Dionysius in a two days ceremony.The first part of the consecration was held on January12, following the evening prayer. The second part was conducted on January
Jubilee celebrations of the Makodia Mission ended in a colourful manner last week. On 11th December 11, 2011, after the Holy Eucharist by Dr Joseph Mar Dionysius Metropolitan, Calcutta Diocese, a public meeting was held. Sartaj Singh, Hon’ble Forest Minister of Madhya Pradesh, who inaugurated the meeting,
Dr Geevarghese Yulios, Metropolitan, Ahmedabad Diocese, has urged the faithful to observe three days fast from December 18-21, with special devotion and prayers to remember St Thomas, great founder Father of Christianity in India. In a Bull No 89, dated December 7, 2011, issued from Ahmedabad,
St Gregorios Orthodox Church, Mathikere has emerged as the best choir among all Orthodox churches in the Bengaluru Diocese and lifted the K O Koshy Memorial Trophy. In a fierce competition, favourites St Mary’s Orthodox Valiapally from Jalahalli, had to content itself in the second spot as runner up.
Sports which evoke emotions play a major role in an individual's growth. Winning and losing is just a part of the game which needs to be taken in sportsman spirit," said Shankar Poojary. He was speaking after inaugurating the state-level primary and high school students’ sports meet held at SMS
4th Clergy Meeting of the Diocese of Brahmavar was held on December 5, 2011 at the Diocesan Aramana, Mangalore. The Diocesan Metropolitan Yakob Mar Elias presided over the meeting. Around, 20 priests from all over the Diocese attended the clergy meet. The Metropolitan took a class on "Good and
Daniel Monteiro, internationally renowned philatelist and a proud member of St. Mary’s Orthodox Syrian Cathedral, Brahmavar, seeks to enter “Guinness Record” by displaying about 5,000 postal stamps of birds of over 170 species in the exhibition ‘Birdpex–2011’held on Dec 7, at St. Mary Syrian Orthodox Cathedral community