Education Parish News WADI MISSION (1970)

St. Ambrose High School’s New Building Officially Opened and Blessed

Wadi, July 10, 2024– The newly constructed St. Ambrose High School building was officially inaugurated and blessed 10 July 2024 in a ceremony attended by numerous dignitaries and community members. The event was presided over by Most Rev. Dr. Robert Miranda, Bishop of Gulbarga, alongside Very Rev. Sr. Margaret Fathima, Assistant Superior General; Very Rev. […]

Parish News SHAHABAD (1963)

Blessing of the New Grotto and Parish Feast at St. Thomas Church, Shahabad

On the 7th of July, 2024, a momentous event unfolded at St. Thomas Church in Shahabad—the Blessing of the New Grotto. His Excellency, Bishop Robert Miranda, graced the occasion, imparting his blessings upon the newly erected grotto. Coinciding with this solemn ceremony was the celebration of the Parish Feast, where the Bishop presided as the […]

News&Events Youth/ YSM

Gulbarga Diocese Sets Vision: YSM Aims to Transform Schools Across the Region

The YSM training was held for the students of Bidar and Gulbarga deaneries on June 29, 2024, at Mother Teresa Hall, Gulbarga. Fr. Stany Lobo, the chief guest, addressed the gathering, encouraging the students to be goal-oriented and live value-based lives. In his speech, Fr. Praveen Joseph told the children, “As your goodness is seen […]

News&Events Youth/ YSM

“Lighting the Path: ICYM 2024 Inauguration and Training Session Ignites Youth Leadership and Faith”

A training session for the newly elected ICYM office bearers and animators took place on June 29-30, 2024, at Sugyan Gulabarga. The event marked the inauguration of ICYM 2024, attended by several dignitaries. The Bishop, serving as the chief guest, delivered an inspiring address, urging the youth to reflect on their spiritual growth. Dignitaries in […]

BIDAR MISSION (1982) News&Events

Rally in Bidar: Domestic Workers Demand Comprehensive Legislative Protections

Bidar, June 19, 2024 In a display of solidarity and determination, hundreds of domestic workers thronged the streets of Bidar on 19 June 2023, participating in a fervent rally organized by the Karnataka Domestic Workers Union in concert with various other unions. The demonstrators embarked on their march from Ambedkar Circle, culminating their journey at […]

BIDAR MISSION (1982) News&Events

Planting Hope: Environment Day Observed at Aurad Subjail

On June 15, 2024, the Prison Ministry India, Aurad zone, marked Environment Day with an inspiring program at Subjail Aurad, dedicated to raising awareness about ecological preservation and the importance of nurturing our planet. Fr. Anil Crasta delivered an enlightening address to the inmates, underscoring the critical need to protect our environment and to take […]


Diocese of Gulbarga Hosts Successful Mission Orientation Across Deaneries

Gulbarga Diocese recently hosted a three-day Mission Orientation Program spanning its three deaneries. The event commenced on Friday, June 14, at ORBIT in Bidar, continued in Gulbarga on Saturday, June 15, and concluded in the Bijapur Deanery on Sunday, June 16. Fr. Richard Quadros SVD served as the resource person for the program. His insightful […]

Education KALABURAGI 1962 News&Events

Fostering Excellence: Educator Training Initiative by KRCE and Gulbarga Diocese

The Karnataka Regional Commission for Education (KRCE) and the Gulbarga Diocese Education Society hosted a successful training programme for educators from their affiliated institutions. The event took place at two locations: the SUGYAN Diocesan Pastoral Centre in Gulbarga on June 13, and St. Joseph’s PU College in Bidar on June 14. Fr. Stephan Veigas, Secretary […]

BIDAR MISSION (1982) Education News&Events

Rekindling the Spark: GDES Reinvigorates Teaching Passion in Bidar

A distinguished teachers’ training program was held at St. Joseph’s PU College in Bidar, thoughtfully organized by the Gulbarga Diocesan Education Society for their dedicated school teachers. Fr. Joyson Vas SJ graced the event as the resource person, delivering profoundly heartfelt and inspiring sessions. His innovative approach included dancing, playing, and laughing, effectively using practical […]