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Test News for Kolkatta

Test News for Kolkatta. Savio Bhavan Azimganj, the pre-novitiate community of the province, hosted the jubilee celebrations of its two confreres Frs Thomas Pola-ckal and Paul Valiaveettil  on 25 February, 2017.   Fr Polackal, popularly called Tom,  turned golden as a priest and diamond as a Salesian and Fr Paul turned golden as a Salesian.  Savio […]

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Savio Bhavan Felicitates the Golden Jubilarians: Tom and Paul

Savio Bhavan Azimganj, the pre-novitiate community of the province, hosted the jubilee celebrations of its two confreres Frs Thomas Pola-ckal and Paul Valiaveettil  on 25 February, 2017.   Fr Polackal, popularly called Tom,  turned golden as a priest and diamond as a Salesian and Fr Paul turned golden as a Salesian.     The celebrations began […]

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Kolkata Celebrates Salesian Brothers’ Day

The province celebrated  Brothers’ Day on  11 March, 2017 in the provincial house, Kolkata when all the brothers of the province, 14 of them,  came together  for a felt experience of being together as lay Salesians.   The Brothers’ Day  kicked off with a conference by the Provincial,  Fr Nirmol Gomes in which while welcoming […]

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Don Bosco School Azimganj was invited by TARA TV group on a cultural exchange programme

Don Bosco School Azimganj was invited by TARA TV group on a cultural exchange programme on SANTAL DANCE AND CULTURE in BELAPUR- NAVI MUMBAI.   The invitation was given in the month of October 2016.  8 Cl.10 students, 2 Lady Teachers and five musicians under the guidance of Mrs. Louisa Hembrom the contact person with […]

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First Annual Sports Meet at Don Bosco Monsada

Don Bosco English Medium School Monsada  held its first sports meet on Friday, 3 February, 2017  in the school ground in the presence of parents and invited guests. The Chief Guest of the day was Fr David Mondol, the Parish Priest of Monsada.   The school premises and ground had a festive look with colourful decorations. […]

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First Salesian from Sikkim Ordained Priest

The first Salesian priest from northeastern Indian Himalayan state of Sikkim concluded the season of priestly ordinations of the Salesians of Don Bosco in south Asia becoming 61st deacon to be ordained.  Bishop Stephen Lepcha of Darjeeling-Sikkim ordained priest Deacon Stephen Biswakarma at a solemn ceremony at Christ the King Church Pakyong, East Sikkim district, […]

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DB Krishnagar Holds Sports Day & Staff Picnic

Don Bosco Primary and High School, Krishnanagar held its annual sports day on 8 February,  2017 in the school ground in the presence of parents, invited guests and other dignitaries.  The colourful decoration of the venue made the day look very attractive and inviting.       The Chief Guest of the day was Bani […]

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SCS student grabs first prize for state level debate

Winner of West Bengal state level DEBATE competition on the occasion of 75th anniversary of Netaji’s Great Escape held on 5 – 6th December 2016 at Vivekananda College Thakurpukur Kolkata. Miss RANU SHERPA of Salesian College Sonada, English department 3rd year secured FIRST position. She was accompanied by Madam Bedika Rai, HoD English. The Higher […]

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Fr ‘Sheehy Wing’ to come up in Don Bosco Liluah

31 January never goes uncelebrated in DBL, the feast of  St. John Bosco.  As in other years, this year too  DBL celebrated Don Bosco’s Feast with pomp, piety and lot of gusto.  The celebrations began on 30 January, 2017 with special prayers organized during morning assemblies.       On the following day, the salesians, […]

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Salesian Family Day 2017

The Salesian Family Day for the year 2017 was held at Bishop Marrow Centre (BMC), Krishnagar on 23 January, participated by 101 members from the various groups of  the Family.  As scheduled, the programme began with the registration at 9 a.m. after which Fr Nirmol Gomes, the Salesian Provincial of Kolkata presented  the strenna of […]

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