Fathima Kakkunje ward of Milagres Cathedral celebrated Annual Ward Fest

Udupi : Fathima Ward Kakkunje of Milagres Cathedral, Kallianpur near here celebrated Annual  Fest with devotion and fervor on Sunday, 26th October, 2014. At 8am thanksgiving mass was celebrated at Milagres Cathedral by Rev Fr. Rollwin J. Aranha and ward devotees were participated in beautiful liturgy. After the mass all ward participants held prayer in front of the statue of Our Lady of Fathima at portico of the church.

In the evening get together of ward people held at Gilbert Cornelio’s residence at Kakkunje to celebration of Ward Fest. The evening celebration started with Litany of all Saints which not seen in during the ward celebrations. During around one hour of devotional prayers young and old devotees participated with extra ordinary devotion and fervor.

After the prayers, Rev Sr. Lilly Pushpa of M.S.W. department of Milagres College inaugurated “Divya Jyothi” Self Help Ladies Group of the ward females. After the inauguration Sr.Lilly Pushpa addressed the gatherings in relate to self help groups and the advantages of it. She called females to take advantage and benefit in self help concerns.

Rev Fr. Nelson Furtado of Pilar Fathers gave pat to ward people for their whole hearted support to each other and unity. He further said that we can see very rare to organize prayers like Litany of All Saints during the ward fest celebrations.

Joyce Pinto conducted several games for all. Dances also held by the children. Rev Fr. Mahesh D’Souza Principal of Mlagres English Schools also spoke during the occasion and later he distributed prizes for the winners of the various games.

Earlier Sylvia Lewis Gurkarn of the ward welcomed the gatherings prior to the welcome song led by her. Gilbert Cornelio host of the function proposed vote of thanks. Steuban Dais compered the program. Dinner was served to all the participants at the end. Sr. Susheela Headmistress of St. Joseph’s and Superior of the Rose Convent, Jacintha Lewis of Puttur ward and among others  were present during the celebration of ward fest with grand success.  

News published on: 2014-10-27