February 2021

AMAR # 1341 Thinking Day at Auxilium Caranzalem

The 22nd of February, World Thinking Day, was celebrated by the Scouts and Guides of Auxilium High School. Due to the prevailing pandemic, only the students of one division of Std IX were present. We had the Prayer Song, flag break, and Flag Song. Sr. Assumptina Fernandes, escorted by Guide Trupti Chavan, then garlanded the frame of Sir Baden Powell. Lady Scout Master, Tr. Belaxa Afonso explained the significance of

AMAR # 1340 Auxilium Caranzalem conducts Informative Sessions

On February 11th and February 12, we had a team from Child Help Line who gave an informative session to the students of Std IX and X. Jessica Periera was the main speaker. With the help of real incidents, she along with her team members touched on different issues related to children. They spoke about Child Rights, different kinds of abuse, and also how students have to grow up with

AMAR # 1339 Celebrating our togetherness at Caranzalem

On the 6th of February, the teachers kept up Gratitude Day, thanking God for the gift of each sister, with the theme, ‘You are a blessing’. The theme was well displayed both in the hall and in the sisters’ refectory. During the prayer moment, they highlighted the theme by focusing on the words ‘Beautiful shades that brighten up Auxilium’. Each of the sisters was given a candle of a different

AMAR # 1338 Past Pupils Meet at Auxilium Caranzalem

In view of the Provincial Gratitude day, we, at Auxilium Caranzalem, had a short get-together with a small group of past pupils on the 26th of January at 5.00 pm. It was a beautiful evening which helped the past pupils to relive old memories. Sr. Joanita Antao warmly welcomed them and explained to them the theme of our Provincial Gratitude Day – Building bridges of social friendship. During the prayer

AMAR # 1337 MM Mumbai is gifted with a new Provincial

24th of every month is very dear to every Daughter of Mary Help of Christians. The 24th of February became a historical day in the annals of the Province of St. Mary Mazzarello, Bombay, as we received the news of the appointment of the new Provincial. Sr. Meenakshi D’Silva has been appointed at the 8th Provincial of MM Mumbai. This morning Sr. Rita Dora Thomas, our Provincial, Sr. Rita D’Souza,

AMAR # 1336 Farewell for Hindi teachers at Auxilium, Ahmednagar.

                              An unforgettable, mesmerizing farewell programme was organized in honour of the High School both Hindi teachers – Tr. Katherina Desai and Tr.Rohini at Auxilium School, Ahmednagar.      The Manager Sr. Rita Lobo, Principal Sr. Latha Arogia, Supervisor Sr. Nilima Rodrigues, and all teachers took heart-rendering efforts to make the day special for both the teachers. The quadrangle was festooned appropriately keeping in mind the theme of the

AMAR # 1335 S. Cooperators Meet Christ Under Mahape Bridge

The Salesian Cooperators of the Anmol Koparkhairane Unit celebrated Christmas with a unique Salesian Family initiative on 13th December 2020 under the Mahape Bridge at Koparkhairane.  The Sisters went and scouted the place and made the initial contacts; the Salesian Cooperators contributed towards the programme; the girls at Anmol Shelter Home stitched bags for each family and helped in packing the foodgrains.  Each Cooperator brought something to share and above

AMAR # 1334 ‘Community Gratitude Day’ at Ahmednagar

The community gratitude Day was celebrated on 7th February 2021 at 6.00 pm in Laura Vicuna Niwas. It began with a prayer moment. The Salesian Cooperators were present for the same. Thanksgiving Day was started by Don Bosco to thank Mama Margaret who was taking care of the first boarders. The Salesian congregation keeps up a day called ‘Gratitude Day’ to thank the Fathers, Sisters, and every member who is

AMAR # 1333 Gratitude day at Auxilium Pali Hill, Bandra

We the sisters from Auxilium Convent Pali Hill, Bandra celebrated Community gratitude day with much joy and weeklong spiritual and material preparation.  The theme “Called to Build Bridges of love and Hope” was well displayed in the chapel. On the 6th evening the Vigil service brought us together to render thanks with creative vigil service depicting the pillars of Love, Faith, and Hope, peace, joy, Care, and forgiveness of the

AMAR # 1332 Provincial Gratitude Day 2021!

Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough and more. It makes sense of our past, brings peace today, and creates visions for tomorrow. To continue the tradition of the Institute, the Province of M.M.Mumbai (Madhya Maharashtra) celebrated its Provincial Gratitude day on 13th Feb 2021 at MYC Wadala, on the theme “THANKS FOR BUILDING BRIDGES OF SOCIAL FRIENDSHIP FOR A CARING SOCIETY.” The preparation