We had ten days of Solemn Rosary and Novena to our Mother of Perpetual Help from October 12 to 21 in our chapel, Liguori Bhavan. Fr. John Ainiyadan, the parish priest was the main celebrant for the Holy Qurbana on the first day. Fr. Joseph V.J. and Fr. Prince T. were the concelebrants. After the Qurbana Fr. Prince led the Novena and preached on The Icon and the True Beauty. Every day we had Qurbana at 6 p.m. followed by Novena, Rosary and Benediction. During the Novena the confreres preached on special themes namely, The Holy Virgin Mary, Perpetual Help, The Face, The Robes of the Mother and Christ, The Hands and the Stars, The Angels, The Golden Background, The Veneration of the Holy Image and the Prayer. On the final day Fr. Joy Poonoly, the Provincial Superior was the main celebrant. It was also the day of the Jubilee celebration. The program ended with Nercha Sadya for all. Around four hundred people participated in the celebrations.
Fr. Geo Nampudakam