Father Tom Uzhunnalil, SDB receives the Mother Teresa Memorial Award for his bravery and resilience in the face of adversity

Mumbai, 2017 Dec 11 Father Tom Uzhunnalil, a Salesian from the Province of Bangalore abducted in Aden in 2016 and released in September is awarded the Mother Teresa Memorial Award 2017 for Social Justice by the Harmony Foundation on 10th December, 2017 at the J W Marriott hotel, Sahar, Mumbai, India.  Read More »
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Jingle Bells Season 2 kicks off
Kolkata, 2017 Dec 10 Sonada, Darjeeling - A youth group from Sonada parish became the first church group to start the Jigle Bells Season 2 in the hills to record original Christmas Carol composition in Nepali language entitled: Nazarethko Bethlehamma.  Read More »

Salesian Provincial Community Day celebrated in Mumbai
Mumbai, 2017 Dec 07 The Salesian Province of Mumbai celebrated Provincial Community Day at the Don Bosco Provincial House on December 4th, 2017. Nearly 100 Salesian confreres, along with the Provincial Councillors and most of the animators of communities, were present on the occasion.  Read More »
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RMG - World Level Salesian Family Spirituality Days 2018 forthcoming!
Mumbai, 2017 Dec 07 (ANS - Rome) - The 36th Salesian Family Spirituality Days will be held at Valdocco, Turin, 18-21 January 2018, and will focus on the Rector Major's 2018 Strenna: ''Lord, give me this water'' (John 4:15) - Let Us Cultivate the Art of Listening and Accompanying.  Read More »
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Italy - 1868-2018: 150th anniversary of consecration of Basilica of Mary Help of Christians
Mumbai, 2017 Dec 06 (ANS - Turin) - On 9 June 1868, Don Bosco concluded the construction of the Basilica of Mary Help of Christians in Turin, officially inaugurating and consecrating it. A few months from now, 150 years shall have passed since that day. To celebrate, the Salesians of the Special Circumscription of Piedmont and Valle d'Aosta (ICP) have prepared a rich calendar of events starting Wednesday, December 6, events that are both religious and civil, the basilica being not only a Salesian asset, but one that is civic and universal.  Read More »
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Don Bosco India Forges Green Alliance
Mumbai, 2017 Dec 02 DIMAPUR: Salesian delegates meeting for the 2017 Annual Provincial Development Official (PDO) meet in AIDA, Dimapur on November 30 and December 1 agreed to partner with four flagship programmes at the national level that focus on climate change, child rights, aiding stakeholders to make sustainable livelihoods and women empowerment programmes.  Read More »
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Caring for the Earth - Our Common Home
Chennai, 2017 Nov 29 Nearly 500 children from six YaR (Young at Risk) centres of Chennai province, together with their directors, got together for the first time at the province level to celebrate a unique theme - Caring for the Earth - Our Common Home. The Yar Day was organised by Father Joseph Leo, SDB the province YaR coordinator and the other commission members at Don Bosco, Beatitudes, Vyasapadi on November 26, 2017.  Read More »

A clarion call to become specialists of the Family Apostolate
Chennai, 2017 Nov 27 ''The Family in the Church's Synod: Prospects and Opportunities'' - This was the topic of the keynote address of Archbishop Bruno Forte, at the inauguration of The Youth Ministry and Family Congress 2017. He spoke of the Family as the Womb of humanity, the Womb of Social Living, the Womb of Ecclesial Life and the Womb of Faith and Holiness. This set the tone for The Youth Ministry and Family Congress 2017, which was officially opened this evening at the Charmatin Hotel in Madrid, Spain. Over 300 delegates from 80 countries were present for this Congress.  Read More »

YaR Day 2017
Mumbai, 2017 Nov 22 : Bosco Boys Home (BBH) based in Borivli, marked Youth at Risk (YaR) Day on November 19 by organising a gathering entitled 'Caring for the Earth- Our Common Home' at Don Bosco School hall in Borivli, to make youth from the streets of the city feel loved and to instill in them love for mother earth.  Read More »
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Vatican - Father Rossano Sala, SDB, appointed Special Secretary for Synod on Youth
Mumbai, 2017 Nov 21 (ANS - Vatican City) - Pope Francis has appointed a General Rapporteur and two Special Secretaries for the 2018 Synod, which is dedicated to young people: Cardinal Sergio Rocha, Archbishop of Brasilia; and Father Giacomo Costa, SJ, and Father Rossano Sala, SDB. The appointments took place at the end of the 16-17 November meeting of the Council of the General Secretariat of the Synod of Bishops.  Read More »
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