National Seminar on Re-imagining Human-Nature Relationship

Kolkata, Nov 27 . Siliguri: The departments of Political Science of the Salesian College Sonada and Siliguri organised a two-day national seminar ``Reimagining Human-Nature Relationship: Focusing North Bengal``, on 21-22 November at its Siliguri campus. Over thirty presentations were made during the seminar in which more than two hundred scholars and students participated.  Read More »

Meghalaya Youth Celebrate BCCM day in Bangalore
Kolkata, Nov 24 . BANGALORE: Over 200 young people of Meghalaya studying or working in Bangalore gathered at Don Bosco Renewal Centre in the city on 16 November to celebrate the foundation day of the Bangalore Christian Community of Meghalaya (BCCM). Praying, singing, dancing, cultural meet and cooking were the special highlights of the day. The Don Bosco Renewal Centre campus turned colourful with the youthful presence of many young boys and girls, many of whom came dressed up in their traditional attire.  Read More »

DBNJ Mela 2014 stresses on Child rights
Hyderabad, Nov 24 Don Bosco Nava Jeevan (DBNJ) MELA 2014 was celebrated on 23 November at Don Bosco Navajeevan Home, Bhoiguda, Hyderabad. Mr Elvis Stevenson, Honourable MLA representing Ango-Indian Community of Telangana State was the Chief Guest and Mrs Savitri Mahesh, Corporator of New Bhoiguda, was the guest of honour. Many donors and benefactors of Don Bosco Navajeevan family too joined in commemorating three major events of this year, namely the bicentenary of the Birth of Don Bosco, Crystal Anniversary of the Don Bosco Navajeevan Homes in Hyderabad and the awareness on the YaR theme for 2014: `I have a Right to be heard`.  Read More »
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Arunachal gets its first audio Bible
Guwahati, Nov 20 . Itanagar - A Salesian school in Arunachal has made a landmark contribution to the repository of a tribe`s literature using digital technology to reach both educated and illiterate masses.  Read More »

Fr. Paul Puthanangady: The song ceases; the melody lingers after 365 days!
Bangalore, Nov 20 ``The song may be over...the melody you have created is immortal.`` These were the words of Sr. Margaret, the CRI President of Bangalore for Fr. Paul Puthanangady on the day of his funeral. After a year of his death, Fr. Paul was remembered by his confreres, relatives and students at Kristu Jyoti College on 14 November 2014. The day was marked by a requiem mass celebrated by Archbishop Dominic Jala of Shillong. The mass was attended by the 300 students of Kristu Jyoti College, about 30 relatives of Fr. Puthanangady and the neighbouring communities and religious.  Read More »

Don Bosco International Film Festival Brings in over 100 Films in Kochi
Bangalore, Nov 19 The fifth Edition of DBIFF (Don Bosco International Film Festival) organised by Don Bosco Image, Kochi, in collaboration with ishare programme will begin on 22 November and conclude on 23 November with the award ceremony. DBIFF brings together cinema enthusiasts, filmmakers and artists to discover the best in short films across the country. Over 100 short films will be screened in Full HD quality on the festival days. The contestants are basically children and youth from all over India.  Read More »

Awareness Campaign on prevention of Child Abuse
Tiruchy, Nov 19 Boys and girls from Don Bosco Anbu Illam and Marialaya, Coimbatore staged street plays in 33 public places in the district, including major bus stands in connection with a Week long ``campaign against Child Abuse``. The campaign was inaugurated by the Coimbatore district Collector Archana Patnaik at the Coimbatore railway station on 14 November.  Read More »
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Rail Yathra on Children`s Day
Tiruchy, Nov 17 Salem Childline 1098 organized a ``Rail Yathra`` (train journey) as a part of national children`s day celebrations on 14 November, from Salem Railway Junction to Jolarpet Junction in Tamil Nadu. The purpose of the Yathra was to create awareness about Childline 1098 and its services among the public and the passengers who traveled in Erode to Jolarpet Passenger Train.  Read More »
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``Surakshita`` - a Campaign to Prevent Sexual Abuse and Trafficking of Adolescent Girls
Hyderabad, Nov 15 ``Surakshita`` a campaign to prevent Sexual Abuse and Trafficking of Adolescent Girls was flaggd off on 13 November, the Day of Disadvantaged Children, by the Chairperson of the Women`s Commission Andhra Pradesh and Telengana States Dr Tripurana Venkatratnam. The occasion marked the commencement of Child Rights Week being celebrated by People`s Action For Rural Awakening (PARA) as part of the many events to mark the 25th year of Declaration of Child Rights Convention (CRC). PARA has planned 500 two-hour workshops in selected schools and colleges across the two States of Andhra Pradesh and Telengana as part of the awareness programme.  Read More »

South Asia Salesian Family pledges to network in mission
Kolkata, Nov 15 . CHENNAI: The seminar ``Family as the Nucleus of Evangelization`` held for the mission delegates and other representatives of the Salesian Family at The Citadel, Chennai, from 9 November concluded on Tuesday, 11 November with a renewed pledge to network and collaborate for the work of the mission.  Read More »

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