AMAR # 1148 Don Bosco's feast celebrated at Auxilium Lonavla!

The feast of St. Don Bosco, founder of the Salesian Institute was celebrated with love and devotion. Don Bosco, friend of youth, was honored and remembered with great affection by everyone in the secondary section.  Our Superior, Sr. Teresa Joseph joined us in the celebration. The virtues of Don Bosco were recalled and a prayer service was conducted. An action song, calling to mind the spirit of Don Bosco was

AMAR # 1147 Peace Day at Auxilium Lonavla!

On 30th January Peace Day was observed in the school, it being the death anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. The frame of Gandhiji was garlanded with the backdrop ‘peace within radiates around’. These words on the backdrop aptly summed up the theme of the day. A prayer service that incorporated readings from various religious scriptures was conducted.  A meaningful skit was enacted on the lines of a street play in Hindi

AMAR # 1146 Pushpanjali Family, Dakor- United as One

                On 7th February 2020,  The Pushpanjali, Dakor had the Educating Community Meeting. Members of the different sectors of our Mission – ITI Staff, NIOS Teachers, VEP Teachers, NCP Teachers, Social Workers, Domestic workers, Representatives of the SHG Members, ADMA members, Student representatives of the various ITI Courses, Representative from the Boarding, Representative of NIOS and Past Pupils were invited. The meeting began with a short prayer at 3 p.m.

AMAR # 1145 “Museum on wheels” at Auxilium Baroda!

On 4th February 2020, the students of Auxilium Convent High School were privileged to visit the ‘Museum on wheels’ which was organized in our school premises by ‘Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya- Mumbai (A Citi- CSMVS). Through this exhibition, the students came to know about the unique aspects of living fossils that have remained unchanged over the course of millions of years. The bones of the ‘Rajasaurus’, ‘a baby Mammoth’

AMAR # 1144 Vocation Day at Divyadaan

The Salesians of Don Bosco and Daughters of Mary Help of Christians hosted a ‘Vocation Day’ at Divyadaan: Salesian Institute of Philosophy, Nashik on February 1, 2020, from 10.00 am to 04.00 pm for Catholic students in and around the city of Nashik. The campus buzzed with activity, fun, joy, and excitement as 98 enthusiastic and vibrant youngsters from Std. VIII to XII of the neighbouring schools, hostels, boardings, colleges

AMAR # 1143 Cultural Day in Maria Vihar!

India is filled with diverse cultures and so also at Maria Vihar Nursery. To depict the culture, the Maria Vihar kids dressed in different traditional dresses to show the richness of their own states. It was beautiful to see different cultural outfits.  The tiny tots spoke about their culture and amused those present.

AMAR # 1142 Don Bosco at Maria Vihar!

On the occasion of the feast of our Father and founder St. John Bosco, we had the Sports Day at Maria Vihar. In the morning the VTC students had short prayer and were shown a short film on Don Bosco’s life and then different games were organised. In the afternoon the boarders had a sports day where the sports meet was declared opened with Sr. Philomena D’Souza handing over the

AMAR # 1141 Republic Day at Auxilium Ahmednagar!

The Republic day of our Motherland, India was celebrated with great patriotic fervour and enthusiasm. The Chief guest was Retired Lieutenant Colonel   Mr. Gandhe, who has served the Indian Army for  30 years.  After hoisting the National flag, patriotic songs and dances followed. A skit conveying the message to uphold brotherhood and unity among all religions was beautifully enacted by the students. Patriotic speeches were delivered and the programme concluded with

AMAR # 1140 XIV South Zonal Conference 2020 – INT

The two-day SZC of Salesian Co-operators on the theme, “Good Christians and Upright Citizens”, hosted by the Trichy Province at Don Bosco, Manikandam on 12-13 January 2020 commenced with a prayer service followed by the hoisting of the Salesian Co-operators flag by the newly appointed Provincial of Trichy, Fr. Agilan. The inaugural ceremony started with a prayer dance and the lighting of the traditional Indian lamp. The host Province felicitated

AMAR # 1139 Gratitude Day at Dakor!

Gratitude is the attitude of the heart that is born only in a humble and noble heart. We, the Pushpanjali Community Dakor celebrated our Community Gratitude Day on 25th January. The theme of the Community Gratitude Day was “Pushpanjali Family Generates life”. The celebration began with the Vigil Service which was prepared by Sr. Maxina and then the gifts were displayed which were brought by the different sectors of the