February 2019

AMAR # 743 Provincial Visit at Aux-Wadala

Time of Grace “How beautiful on the mountains are the feet of those who bring good news.” Our community of Auxilium Convent Wadala was happy to have Sr. Ritha Dora Thomas our Provincial in our community for the Provincial Visit. Blessed is she who comes in the name of the Lord, we were indeed blessed to have her for her 2 days visits in our community. Her conference on Holiness

AMAR # 742 Gratitude Day at Aux-Wadala

HOLINESS FOR YOU TOO Gratitude is a rare flower that blossoms only in the humble heart. A heart that is powerful, appreciating, generous and kind. It is the most powerful instrument of love and peace and joy within and around the person who possesses it. HOLINESS FOR YOU TOO was the theme for our Community Gratitude Day. We are all called to live in holiness not by ourselves but with

AMAR # 741 Past Pupils AGM at Bandra

The Past Pupils Association of St. Mary Mazzarello Province, Bombay conducted its AGM on 24th February 2019 from 10.30 am to 1.30 pm at Pali Hill, Bandra. 42 past pupils participated from the houses of Wadala, Ahmednagar, Lonavla, Baroda and Pali Hill. The meeting began at 10.30 am with an inter-religious prayer moment and a dance by the school children of Auxilium Convent Pali Hill, Bandra. Sr. Shyni Alphonse then

AMAR # 740 Peace Rally for the Pulwama Martyrs at Pansora Gujarat

“We have contributed to the service of humanity” On 22nd February 2019 at 6.00 p.m Jag Prakash Mahila Resource Center Pansora, Gujarat had a Peace Rally in order to give a respectful ‘Shradhanjali’ to the 40 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel who were killed and many others injured when terrorists targeted a convoy with a car bomb at Awantipora in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district on 15th February 2019

AMAR # 739 Annual Day at Auxilium Pansora Gujarat

5th February 2019 was a joyful day for the students of Auxilium Primary School, Pansora as they celebrated their Annual Day.  Mr.R. R.Solanki  (Taluka District Officer) was the Chief Guest for the day. Sr.Moksha Antonappa the (Social Development Officer) of MM Mumbai Province was the Guest of Honour. We began our programme at 4:00 p.m. The theme of our annual day was “Save trees, save life”. The programme commenced with

AMAR # 738 Aux-Wadala Past Pupils’ Outreach Programme at Uttan

On Sunday 17th February four Past Pupils from the core group along with Sr. Kalyani Subramaniam went to Uttan for an outreach programme in our convent. They left in the morning at 8.45am and returned back in the evening at 7 pm. They were excited to meet the 30 children and spend their precious time with them. Upon reaching there, breakfast was served for all of us. Later around 11 pm

AMAR # 737 Annual Day at Kune

We had the joy of organizing the 27th Annual Day at Kune on the 21st February 2019. The theme was: Health, Unity, and Holiness. The Chief Guest for the day was Sr. Magdaline Sequeira, the Vice Provincial of the MM Mumbai Province. The programme began at 4.00 pm with a prayer dance and the lighting of the lamp by the dignitaries. Fr. Matthew from Pune, the parents of the boarders, and

AMAR # 736 Peace Rally for the Pulwama Martyrs at Maria Vihar, Nashik

On 20 February 2019, a Peace rally was organized by Maria Vihar Youth Centre and SHTC.  Sr. Nilima Rodrigues was the backbone of the organisation making all the necessary arrangements and seeking the legal permissions needed for the rally. The rally was aimed at offering ‘Shraddhanjali’ for the Pulwama Martyrs, as well as motivating young people to become builders of peace. A motley group of more than 150 comprising of

AMAR # 735 Workers' Day Celebration at Aux-Wadala

  In order to pay homage to the working class of our school, the Workers’ Day was celebrated in the school ground on 15th February at 8.30 a.m. The programme began with a warm welcome at the entrance of the school ground. The workers were presented with a floral tribute. It was followed by a prayer moment and lighting of the lamp. Sr. Meena D’Silva, the animator then presented the gifts

AMAR # 734 Aux-Lonavla bids Farewell to the SCC students

The 2018-2019 batch of SSC students was bid farewell by the school on 13th February 2019. The students were welcomed and the farewell function began. Sr. Josephine Fernandes, the animator and Sr. Sheela  Furtado, the headmistress were welcomed along with Tr. Rebecca,the supervisor,the teachers Cecy, Jessy and Archana and the three monitresses of Std X. Farewell speeches were given.  A skit was staged by the students of Std. IX. Sr.