Sauhardha Koota organised at Milagres


 Kallianpur : Milagres Church along with Catholic Sabha organised Christmas Sauhardha Koota at Milagres Tri-centenary Hall here on Tuesday, New Year day 1st January, 2013. His Lordship Most Rev Dr. Gerald Isaac Lobo Bishop of Udupi Diocese presided the occasion.

Speaking on the occasion Bishop said that organising such Sauhardha gatherings understands one another's religion. His Lordship narrated three dialogue's which dialogue of life, dialogue of action and dialogue of religion. 

Dr. R. N. Bhat M.D. Chief Physician of Goretti Hospital Santhekatte, Kallianpur as well as Alumni of Milagres Institutions and Janab Kasim Barkur Past President of District Muslim Okkoota and District former President of Minority Forum, Udupi District were the resource persons of the occasion.

Very Rev Fr. Stany. B. Lobo Parish Priest and President of Parish Pastoral Parished, Leslie Lewis acting Vice President of Parish Patoral Parished and Herry Castalino President of Catholic Sabha Milagres Unit were present on the dais.

Fr. Stany B. Lobo spoke during the occasion. Rev Fr. Paul D'Souza, Rev Fr. Ivan Rodrigues, Rev Dr. Canute Barboza and local convent sisters, Local Shop owners, Tempo & Goods Vehicle members, Rotary Club, Lions Club and JCI Kallianpura members, Kallianpur Panchayat President, Vice President and members, Nejar Friends, Parish Pastoral Parished members and church choir members, ICYM and YCS members and others were present during the occasion.


Housie Housie game was conducted by Royden D'Souza & party and choir group members sang the christmas hymn.

Earlier Milagres English High school students welcomed with the selcome dance and later Leslie Lewis welcomed the gatherings and Felciana Lewis proposed vote of thanks. Retd. Professor Hilda Rodrigues compered the programme.Dinner was arranged for the Sauhardha Koota participants.

Richard D'Souza

News published on: 2013-01-02