III Sunday after Pentecost
11.06.2016 Erection of the Syro-Malankara Catholic Hierarchy
12.06.2016 IV Sunday after Pentecost
15.06.2016 Comm: of the erection of the First Church in honor of Mary, the
mother of God
16.06.2016 13 Days Nombu Begins
V Sunday after Pentecost
24.06.2016 Birth of Jon, the Baptist
Comm: of Cheppattu Philipose Ramban
26.06.2016 VI Sunday after Pentecost
29.06.2016 13 Days Nombu Ends.
Est of St. Mary's Malankara Major Seminary.
Mr. Titus Mathai (80) father of Mrs. Anina Ajith
(w/o. Mr. Ajith Wilson,
[A054], St. Paulâ€™s Prayer Group, Reggai was called to heaven
for his eternal reward on Monday 20th June 2016.
May his soul rest in peace.
Funeral will take place on Wednesday 22nd June 2016 at St.
Peterâ€™s Church, Koippuram.
KMRM, express our heartfelt condolence on his
demise and pray to the Almighty that the bereaved family may
find solace in God.
Send off to M.B Babu
KMRM arranged a send off program, and presented
a memento to Mr. M.B. Babu
[M001] who are relocating to Kerala on 16th
MANNA 2016 (Phase-2)
The second phase of Malankara Vacation Bible
School (MVBS), â€śMANNA 2016â€ť, a three day camp conducted by
Malankara Catholic Liturgical School (MCLS) of KMRM on 2nd
June(5.00PM) to 4th June,2016(6.00PM) at Kabed Vibgyor Training
Center. This was for students from â€“ STD IV to STD X. The Camp
was led by Fr. Binoy Kochukarikkathil supported by MCLS faculty
The camp was inaugurated by Fr.Binoy
Kochukarikkathil imparting a message on the themeâ€“MANNA,
symbolically sharing the bread and wine. Manna Theme song,
written by Babuji Bathery was sung during the occasion. KMRM
President Mr. Sammon A.O ,General Secretary Mr. Shaji George,
Treasurer Mr. Kuriakose Joseph, Advisory Board Chairman Mr. Binu.
K.John and the other officials were present during the event.
MVBS Convener Mr. Koshy Mulamootil welcomed and MCLS Head
Mistress Mrs. Catherine Binu thanked all gathered for the
function. Mrs. Ancy Liju compered the meeting.
The Camp was featured with a splendid
combination of classes, Bible studies, games, music, dance,
meditation, yoga and many fun-filled activities. Each activity
had a message to carry through. The classes explained how each
and every child is blessed in a unique way, how to face and
overcome challenges in life, and how to grow in sharing and
On the final day of the camp, a rally took place
with children holding flags and wearing crowns, proclaiming the
message of the camp. After the rally, Camp Convener Mr. Koshy
Mulamootil thanked Fr. Binoy, who carried away the camp to a
world of fun and enthusiasm in all its essence. He also thanked
the parents, teachers, volunteers especially Liz Maria Kuriakose,
Varsha Elsa Jacob, Divya George, Maria Joseph, Bibin Thomas and
all others who supported.
There was a closing ceremony meeting presided by
Camp leader Mr. Jesvin Alellil Biju. Rohan Jacob welcomed all
gathered. Nikhita Ann Sam, on behalf of the kids did the camp
evaluation. Mr.Sammon A.O, President-KMRM, Advisory Board
Chairman Mr.Binu. K. John, Camp Volunteer Mr. Babuji Bathery,
children representative Shanon Rony felicitated .MCLS Head
Mistress Mrs. Catherine Binu gave Farewell advice to the
Children. KMRM General Secretary Mr.Shaji George, Treasurer Mr.
Kuriakose Joseph, Working Secretary Mr. Sunny Thomas and other
office bearers of KMRM were present during the function.
Rohan Jacob & Liya Mathew were awarded the best
Campers and Aleena Mathew, Manna Little Angel of the Camp. Hima
Mary Jacob rendered vote of thanks. Sharon Ann Rony compered the
meeting. The campers enjoyed a special video presentation of the
Highlights of the 3 day camp-MANNA 2016 which was directed by
Bibin Sam Thomas.71 MCLS students and 23 teachers had
participated in the camp.
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MANNA 2016 (Phase 1)
The first phase of MVBS (Malankara Vacation
Bible School), â€śMANNA 2016â€ť was conducted by Malankara Catholic
Liturgical School (MCLS) of KMRM on 28th May 2016 at Holy Family
Cathedral Hall, Kuwait City. This was for the group - KG to STD
III. The Classes were led by Fr. Binoy Kochukarikathil and MCLS
faculty. We had little ones learning songs, dances, Bible
stories and of course enjoying games. We believe, the few hours
they spent will turn out to be fruitful in their lives.
KMRM Vilavolsav 2016
Harvest Festival of Syro-Malankara Catholic community in Kuwait
â€śVilavolsav-2016â€ť, hosted by Kuwait Malankara Rite Movement (KMRM)
was celebrated on Friday 15th April 2016 at Indian Central
School, Abbasiya, Kuwait, from 9:00 am to 10:00 pm with all its
spirit and joy.
KMRM President Mr. Sammon A.O inaugurated the day by hoisting
the KMRM Flag and a prayer was led by Rev. Fr. Binoy
KochuKarikathil. Mr.Sunny Thomas,Working Secretary-KMRM,
welcomed all gathered in the opening ceremony. It was a day
filled with lots of entertainment and fun with Cultural
Programmes, Competitions, Musical Show, Chenda Melam, verity of
food corner and game stalls etc.
Adyabhala Samarpana Rally
There was an Aadyphala Samarpana Rally, where the various prayer
groups came as procession with their aadyphala offerings. When
you offer your first fruits you plant a seed for the next
harvest. This is commemorated at the aadyphala samarpanam.
Drawing & Group Dance Competitions
A drawing and coloring competition for school children from LKG
to 12th classes was conducted. Hundreds of children across the
Kuwait actively participated. Followed was the Group dance
competitions in which various dance schools participated.
Projwela -Talent Fest for MCLS students was conducted from 8 am
Food and game Stalls
The Food stalls by the different Area Prayer Groups served
authentic homemade Indian dishes throughout the day. The
â€śAchayans Nadan Thattukadaâ€ť organized by Yuvajyothi, Food and
soft drinks counters from prayer groups selling delicious Kerala
nadan foods attracted a huge crowd. Game zone by Baladeepam
team, was a main attraction for the children gathered.
Auction of various agricultural crops donated by KMRM members
was also conducted, and everyone participated in each auctions.
The public meeting in the evening which was inaugurated by Rev.
Fr. Johny Lonis, the Chief Guest. Shri Sammon A.O, KMRM
President presided over the function. Mr. Shaji George, KMRM
General Secretary welcomed all the gathered, Rev. Fr. Binoy
Kochukarikathil, Spiritual Director- KMRM gave away the
Mr.Binu.K.John KMRM Advisory Board
Chairman, Mr. Mathew Varghese (Country Manager Bahrain Exchange
Co.), Mr.Jacob Thomas (Synod Commission Member) rendered
felicitations. Mr.Gibi Abraham, General Convener gave away the
vote of thanks. Kumari Binitha Maria Thomas conducted the
To commemorate the occasion, a souvenir was released by Mr.
Mathew Varghese (Country Manager, Bahrain Exchange Co.). The 1st
copy was handed over to Rev. Fr. Binoy Kochukarikathil,
Spiritual Director, KMRM.
The Raffle draw was also conducted
with attractive prizes.
The PRESHIDA SANTHWANA project 'MISIO 2016' was launched during
the ceremony. Also KMRM honored Mr. Jacob Thomas Panaveli who
wrote a book which was published by Lal Books, Trissure, Kerala
and Mr. George Thomas & Miss. Divya Mary George on the release
of their new CD.
The limelight of the day was 'GANASMRITHI' performed by Kuwait
Star Singers which was conducted after the Public Meeting. Mr.
Babuji Bathery and Mr. Lince John were the Master of Ceremony.
The Managing Committee would like to express thanks and
gratitude one and all for the enormous contribution towards the
success of our Harvest festival-VILAVOLSAV 2016.