ICYM Moodbidri holds ‘Yuva Mulakath’ on National Youth Sunday
Moodbidri: ICYM Moodbidri Deanery in association with ICYM Sampige Unit organised “YUVA MULAKATH”, First youth gathering programme of the year. The current year is named as “YUVA SPANDAN YEAR”. Nearly 150 youths from 14 Parish Units took an active part in this programme which held on the National Youth Day. A special Holy Eucharistic Mass was celebrated for the youth to mark National Youth Day. Fr Ronald D’Souza, Director ICYM Mangalore Diocese was the main celebrant, while Fr Francis Crasta, Director ICYM Moodbidri Deanery was a co-celebrant and delivered the homily.
Francis Monteiro Siddakatte President ICYM Moodbidri Deanery welcomed the gathering. The programme was inaugurated by planting a sapling in a pot by all the guests and all 14 parish unit presidents and secretaries tied a band each to the sapling. Dr Vincent Pamboor, the resource person enlightened the youth on various issues, threats faced by Christians community & youths in particular, and called upon the youth to face challenges. Jovel Fernandes Treasurer ICYM Central Council conducted innovative games for the youth.
Fr Paul Sequeria Dean Moodabidri Deanery, Fr Eugene D’Silva CSSR, Jaison Pereira Shirthday President, Aneesh Lobo Kadaba Joint Secretary, Frenton Irol Dsouza Cascia, P.R.O of ICYM Central Council, Mangalore Diocese & others were present. Adrick President ICYM Sampige Unit delivered the vote of thanks. Flavian Sampige compered the programme.
Report & Photos by Wilson Pereira Belvai