Session on the “Our Response to Current Indian Realities” was organised on Thursday 20th February at Sugyan, the Pastoral Centre of the Diocese of Gulbarga. The eminent personality, Rev Fr Cedric Prakash S.J Director for Prashant Centre for Advocacy, Human Rights, Justice & Peace was the recourse person, who addressed the Priests ,Religious and lay faithful of the diocese. Bishop Robert Miranda presided over the session in his introductory speech expressed that it is providential that world day of justice is being observed today. There is so much turmoil in our society today and what should be our response and involvement so as to bring peace and justice. Rev Fr Cedric Prakash S.J dealt about CAA, NPR & NRC and their far reaching consequences on the nation at large. It was a very good presentation and the questions and clarification of the participants clarified by the speaker. He called upon the participants to fight against the laws that are unconstitutional and against human rights. He also cautioned to be prudent in our involvement and support to the different groups. Fr Vincent Pereira thanked everyone who organized such a good programme and Fr Vincent Thoras facilitated the event. Around 100 participants participated and benefitted from this session.
The diocesan social development centre ORBIT, organized Blind Walk on the occasion of World Sight Day on 10th October 2019 at Humnabad city. The program was conducted to create awareness about the problems of people with blindness, to create awareness on eye donation and to encourage people to be kind and compassionate towards these differently abled […]
The celebration of the 150th year of the establishment of the Apostolic Carmel of India, Mangaluru was held in the Mother of Divine Grace Cathedral on Sunday, 9 February 2020. Bishop of Gulbarga inaugurated it by unveiling the picture of Mother Veronica, the foundress of the Apostolic Carmel, and celebrated the Holy Eucharist with other […]
Two days residential training for the staff of ORBIT and Sevasangama was held on 21st and 22nd of Aug 2019 at ORBIT. Two major training were on: Fund Raising: Various sources of fund availability and the mode to approach the funding foundations was introduced to the participants. The programme got concluded with the preparation of […]