October 2018

AMAR # 604 The final training for Boscoree

This was the last and final call to the FMA and SDB who will make Boscoree 2018 happen. We gathered at Don Bosco, Nashik for the final preparations. The heads of the different committees, the Coordinators, the Scouts Masters were present to train us for the National Event. On 20 and 21 October, were days wherein we had to raise questions, clarify doubts and be on fire to make BOSCOREE

AMAR # 603 Your Memory Lives dearest Tr. Ruhi

Life is mystery and death is mysterious. However certain we are of death, it still catches us unaware. On 24th October 2018 the staff, non-teaching staff and the students of Auxilium Benaulim gathered together to understand the death of our dear teacher Ruhi Bandekar and to pray for her eternal repose. Our Headmistress Sr. Elizabeth Coelho led us into a meaningful prayer moment praying for our dear teacher. The human

AMAR # 602 Mission-week celebration at Aux-Wadala

  “After this, the Lord appointed seventy-two others and sent them on ahead of him, two by two, into every town and place where he himself was about to go. And he said to them, “The harvest is plentiful, but the labourers are few. Therefore pray earnestly to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest.”  Luke 10:1-2 We are indeed blessed to be chosen by

AMAR # 601 Collaborators Day at Bableshwar

On 22 October 2018, we had the Collaborators Day, a day dedicated to the staff of Maria Bhavan, Bableshwar. A sumptuous meal was prepared for them and together we enjoyed an ‘agape. Sr. Catherine Pereira, the animator thanked each of them for their hard work, their dedication, and collaboration in our mission. After lunch we had team games, games which needed to work together in collaboration, reminding us that we

AMAR # 600 Gratitude Day at Aux-Benaulim

It was the day when the HM was asked to come only when called.  It was 17th October 2018. Aux- Ben was dressed up with the attitude of gratitude towards the community sisters. For the Sisters, the day began at 9.10 with the teachers and the Head Girl welcoming the sisters. We moved towards the school and then from the school gate a special guard of honour with a graceful

AMAR # 599 Garba and Past pupils meet at Dakor

On 15th October Pushpanjali Technical Institute organized Garba and Past Pupils meet. We began at 10.00 am welcoming all the Past Pupils and Present Trainees. 20 past pupils were present with their cultural dress. With the music beat, all played the steps of Garba. All had a lovely time playing Garba. After the Garba Past Pupils were gathered in the hall for the meeting. Sr. Urvashi welcomed and did the

AMAR # 598 Tailoring items presentation at Dakor

On 18th October 2018, we at Pushpanjali- Dakor had the 3 months, 6 months and 1-year tailoring presentation.  It began at 10.30 am. The tailoring students welcomed the Sisters, staff and the trainees. With the help of Tr. Meena the students presented beautiful charts and different samples of a dress, a blouse, a pajama, a dhoti lenga, bags and clothes of babies and of small children. The students explained to

AMAR # 596 Lamp decoration at Aux-Ahmednagar

Our young and creative Auxilians once again got together on 12th October and there was a spirit of festivity in the air this weekend. In preparation for the festival of lights, all our children came together to showcase their artistic talents by decorating lamps and diyas in an amazing fashion. The outcome was simply amazing!  

AMAR # 595 Street plays at Aux-Ahmednagar

On  12th October our young Auxilians geared up to sensitize everyone on the burning issues of child labour, unemployment, corruption, eve teasing, female infanticide, inequality, disadvantages of social sites and mobile phones, injustice done to farmers etc. in our present day society  and the like. This was done through Street plays. They will be moving to the nearby villages in the coming weeks to enact their street plays there and