Inauguration of Holy childhood association 

Inauguration of Holy childhood association 

Inauguration of Holy childhood association 

Mandya: The ‘Holy Childhood’ association, also known as ‘Thirubalasakhyam’ was inaugurated in the Eparchy of Mandya on 15th  of August at Santhome church, Hulimavu, Bangalore. The day was a much awaited one for the entire team of Holy childhood as, there included many days of prayer and planning.  

The event began with Holy Qurbana celebrated by Bishop Mar Sebastian Adayantharath along with Msgr. Dr. Mathew Koikara, Rev. Fr. Benny Aasharikunnel, Rev. Fr. Saji Pariyappanal, Rev. Fr. Manoj Ambalathinkal and the Eparchian team lead by Fr. Shaji putenpurayil, the Director, Holy Childhood.

The formal function started with lighting of the lamp by the dignitaries. The Holy childhood association was inaugurated by Bishop Mar Sebastian Adayantharath. Holy Childhood badge, flag, logo and the bylaws also were officially released. The crowd was enlightened by the messages and thoughts shared by the guests of honour.  

The event concluded with a speech by Thirubalasakhyam director Fr. Shaji Puthenpurayil, which focused the need of Holy Childhood in the life of children and families and a speech of gratitude by Mrs Leeja K L, secretary of Holy Childhood team.