EASTER PREPARATION FOR THE CLERGY OF VARANASI DIOCESE March 16-17, 2016

EASTER PREPARATION FOR THE CLERGY OF VARANASI DIOCESE March 16-17, 2016   The priests of Varanasi Diocese gathered at Nav Sadhana for the Recollection Talk in view of preparing them for Chrism Mass and Meaningful Easter Celebration on March 16, 2016. The talk began at 9.30 a.m. i
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INDIAN COMMITTED WORKERS SEMINAR March 29-31, 2016

INDIAN COMMITTED WORKERS SEMINAR March 29-31, 2016 The members of Anand Jeevan had three days seminar at Nav Sadhana from March 29 to 31, 2016. They were from Easter U.P. districts such as Azamgarh, Ballia, Chandauli, Ghazipur, Jaunpur, Mau, Mirzapur, Varanasi. They reflected on how t
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NORTH INDIAN BISHOPS’ MEETING April 14-15, 2016

NORTH INDIAN BISHOPS’ MEETING April 14-15, 2016 The members of North Indian Bishops’ Council gathered in the Milan Hall of Nav Sadhana, Varanasi on April 14, 2016 at 9.00 a.m. They were all together twenty Archbishops and Bishops as well as four priests including the Executive Secreta
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IN-SERVICE TRAINING PROGRAMME FOR TEACHERS April 22-23, 2016

IN-SERVICE TRAINING PROGRAMME FOR TEACHERS April 22-23, 2016   The Teachers of 15 schools working in the diocese of Varanasi came together at Nav Sadhana Regional Pastoral Centre, Varanasi on April 22, 2016. The purpose of the training of the teachers is to make them more effecti
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HINDUSTANI MUSIC, TABLA AND BHARATNATYAM COURSE May 10 – June 10, 2016

HINDUSTANI MUSIC, TABLA AND BHARATNATYAM COURSE May 10 – June 10, 2016 The summer course of music and dance was organized by Nav Sadhana Regional Pastoral Centre in view of promoting the young talents, developing dormant, innate skills, cultivating discipline and religious values. The
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CHURCH HISTORY February 21-27, 2016

The Church History Course for Novices was conducted from Feb. 21 to 27, 2016. The Novices came from 8 congregations, out of which seven from women religious and one from men religious congregation from Lucknow, Patna, Varanasi cities. The Resource Person was Rev.Fr.Aquin Noronhan, O.P
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VISITATION February 18-19, 2016

Most Rev. Thomas Thuruthimattam, Bishop of Gorakhpur was nominated by the Bishops’ Conference of Agra Ecclesiastical Province and the Board of Bishops of Nav Sadhana Regional Pastoral Centre for visitation. It was held on February 18 to 19, 2016. Bishop Thomas met the core team of Nav
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CHRISTIAN MISSION SOCIETY February 11-13, 2016

The members of the Christian Mission Society gathered at Nav Sadhana for a conference on Christian Faith from Feb. 11 to 13, 2016. The theme was FOUNDATION – BUILDING THE FAITH. The Resource Persons were Mr.Solomon Philip, Mr. Lawarence and Mr. Thomas. The members studied the Bible an
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AUDIO-VIDEO PREPARATION – SHOOTING January 27 – 08 February, 2016

The budding artists of Nav Sadhana Kala Kendra had an opportunity to participate in the shooting of dances and dance dramas to prepare the audio-video CDs and DVDs by the help of Fr. Justy C.R., Jishnu Francis, Linto T. Anto , Mr.Robin, Mr.Vengadesh, Miss Sushmita B., Miss Nisha Rawat
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BELGIUM STUDENTS’ STUDY TOUR January 22-29, 2016

The students of the Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies, Leuven University, Belgium under the guidance of Prof. Dr. Bert Broeckaert arrived at Nav Sadhana on Jan. 22, 2016 to have personal experience and insight into the Indian religions and culture as well as to have contact wi
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