Daijiworld Media Network - Abu Dhabi (ODS)
Abu Dhabi - Sep. 04: Feast of Nativity of Mother Mary will be celebrated by the Konkani Speaking Community of Abu Dhabi on Thursday, September 13, 2012 in the evening at St. Joseph’s Cathedral, Abu Dhabi.
The ceremony will commence at 07:30 in the evening by honouring and showering of flowers to Mother Mary near the Grotto at the church premises, followed by Holy Mass in Konkani at 08:00 p.m.
The parents are requested to encourage their children to bring flowers for offering to create a sense of devotion towards Mother Mary.
The nativity feast is dear to the people of Coastal region and is celebrated every year with devotion all over Mangalore, Goa , Bombay, Gulf and various other parts of the world.
This feast is being celebrated in Abu Dhabi since several years under the initiative of Konkani Cultural Organization (K.C.O.) of Abu Dhabi along with other church organizations.