The Mar Gregorios award of this year has declared to award to Baba Amte, the well known Social Worker and social activist in India. The award amount is Rs.200,000 and the Medal of appreciation. This will be awarded by the Vice President of India
The 32nd Memorial Festival of Mar Thoma Dionysius who was the founder of Pathanapuram Tabore Monastic order and Metropolitan of Malankara Orthodox Diocese was celebrated in various places.
The Asian regional conference of W.C.C came to an end. In the conference held at Edathala Santhigiri Ashram near Aluva thirty representatives from 20 countries participated.The conference expressed deep concern over the increasing violence against children.
The world famous cardiac surgeon Dr. Robert Carp will be available at St. Gregorios Cardio Vascular Center at Parumala on November 15 to 25. It was Fr. Koodarathil, the hospital administrator who disclosed this news.
The aim of every pilgrimage is to receive the goodness in man. Prayer is in fact a pilgrimage of words- Dr.Sukumar Azhikode said.
The 61st birthday of the Kerala Chief Minister Sri. Oommen Chandy was celebrated at the Parumala Seminary. The meeting held after the church service was presided over by the delegated Catholicos Mar Themothios.
The first combined meeting of young ladies and gentlemen of the orthodox community was held at Parumala Church in connection with the Parumala Perunal.
Thomas Mar Themothios, the Catholicos Elect of Malankara had entered the 84th year. His ´Sathabhiskha´ celebrations were conducted at St. Stephan´s Higher Secondary School, Pathanapuram on Oct 29.2004
The Malankara Orthodox Church managing committee held on October 29 has accepted the report submitted by the committee appointed for the revision of the pay scale of the priests. The new scale will come into effect from January 2005.
The famous Cardiac surgeon Dr. K. M. Cherian has been recognized by the Chinese government and the south east university on October5,2004. Dr. Cherian has been appointed as visiting professor in two medical