October 2014 in Mananthavady

Birth day of Fr. Sabu

The Rogate Bhavan community joyfully celebrated the 40th birthday of Fr. Sabu, the superior of Rogate Bhavan on 10th of October. Fr. Sabu celebrated mass in the morning. The neighboring religious communities and the Gurudarsan novitiate house joined the community for the dinner preceded by a prayer service to wish and pray for Fr. Sabu.

Seminary meet competitions

As part of the inter seminary meet of the Mananthavady region , the seminarians of Rogate Bhavan Seminary participated in the literary competitions conducted at Mount Mary seminary on 19th of October. The results of the speech competitions (English and Malayalam) and poem competitions (English and malayalm) are already announced. The Rogate Bhavan seminary got the first prizes in English speech, Malayalam speech, Malayalam poem and second prize in English poem through Bros. Sheemon , Jijo, Sonumon, Midhun respectively. This superb performance of our young seminarians is a great joy to be proud of our glorious future.

 

Workshop on Psychology and counseling

Focusing on the human affective and spiritual formation of the seminarians the Roagte Bhavan community organized a workshop on self esteem meditation and sexual marturity from 28- 30 of October. The classes and counseling were given by Sr. Subha CMC. The seminarians acknowledged that it was a fruitful experience in their formation.

 

Rosary month celebration

Together with the church the Rogate Bhavan community also celebrated the month of Rosary with a 10 days solemn Rosary with heart filling homilies commenced on 22nd of October. The celebration was concluded on 31st with a solemn procession to the grotto. It was really an occasion of great joy, blessing and gratitude for the community.

Batch Programme of plus two seminarians

The conclusion of Rosary month was coloured by an amazing cultural performance of the plus two seminarians. The programme was vibrant with the richness perfection and variety of the items performed. Everybody appreciated the gleaming performance of the seminarians.