Bengaluru: Monthi Fest celebrated at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Ulsoor

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Bengaluru, Sep 10: Konkani Kulvar Association, Bengaluru, celebrated Monthi Festh at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Ulsoor, Bangalore on September 8.

Veneration of Mother Mary and blessing of New Paddy commenced at 11.15am followed by concelebrated Holy Mass in Konkani by Fr Bonaventure Rodrigues (Spiritual Director of St Peter’s Pontifical Seminary), Fr Arokiya Swamy (Parish Priest), Fr Michael (Asssitant Parish Priest), Fr Francis D’Souza and Br Joel Fernandes.

Vote of thanks was done by George Menezes (Joint Secretary). A ceremony honouring the priests, senior members of the association A I Rasquinha and Lawrence D’Souza, Dr Lora Rita Goveas on her achieving PhD (Philosophy in Physics Nano Materials), and to students scoring highest marks was conducted.

A sumptuous traditional vegetarian lunch was served to all the members and their families at the parish hall. New paddy and sugarcane were distributed after the lunch.

Dr Ajith Royan, president of Konkani Kulvar, thanked all the members for their efforts, support and contributions in making the event a memorable one.


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  • Dr.Sr.Severine Menezes, Belur, Bengaluru

    Thu, Sep 12 2019

    Congratulations. Konkani Kutaam. Happy Feast to all

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  • Simon Lasrado, Sullia/ Bangalore

    Tue, Sep 10 2019

    Good to see a large numbers of devotees this year.
    This is the 4th time I am attending the Monthi Festh sponsored by Konkani Kulvar Ulsoor though I dont belong to this parish.
    I wish all the best to Konkani Kulvar bangalore

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