Jeddah: SFX Ward Celebrates Monthi Feast

Report: Charles Mendonca
Pics: Jacintha Alwyn Rosario
Jeddah, Sep 25:
Monthi Feast was celebrated on recently by approx 50 Konkani Catholics of SFX Ward, Jeddah.

The programme planned by Vincent DeSouza started at 7.30 pm with Eucharistic celebration.

A welcome note was addressed by Cajetan Pereira. The message on the importance of the Feast was read by Blossom Mike Ferns. Children offered flowers to Mother Mary, followed by the Hymns - Sokkad Sangatha Melya and Moriya Hogolsiyan, which was heart touching.

Blessed grains along with Alu Deanto was arranged by Charles Jessie from IXE to Jeddah. The entry of an Aged man (AAB) symbolized the hard work in the farms. Several games were organized for kids by Dale Gonsalves.

Various types of 17 vegetables that mainly included Alu deanto and Potroade in addition to rice and vorn was served on banana leaves (Shiryoti), prepared by all family members .

Children were enthusiastic and took the opportunity to serve the elders.

The function concluded with vote of thanks by ward Gurkar Valley Patrao.

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  • jerry, belman

    Mon, Sep 26 2011

    good get together,nice to see kids and seniors too,keep it up same spirit in coming years too with more crowd may god bless in this good religious activities ,best of luck(what is SFX)

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  • Ambrose DMello, Pangla/Mumbai

    Mon, Sep 26 2011

    Well done and congrats to dear Vincybaab n team. Keep up the good work.

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  • Ivan A. Alva, Mudarangadi/Riyadh

    Mon, Sep 26 2011

    Congratulations SFX-Jeddah and its Family Members. Hope you all had a wonderful time. Regards to all.

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  • Samuel Gomes, Udupi

    Sun, Sep 25 2011

    Congratulations SFX-Jeddah!ICongratulations SFX-Jeddah and its Family Members. Delighted by Viewing news and pictures.
    Nice to see Ajjer(aab) with the children. Looks like Santa clause Entry during winter Season. Good Gesture. Dear Charles Mendonca–Please Try to more pictures.regards.

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  • Jessy Mendonca, Manipal

    Sun, Sep 25 2011

    Belated wishes of monthi feast to all. Glad to see that u celebrated this feast joyfully. Hope u all had a good time. Regards to all from me and my kids!!

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