Konkani Association Nasik Celebrates Monti Fest
The Konkani Association of Nasik celebrated the Monti Fest (The Nativity of Blessed Virgin Mary) recently at the Don Bosco Parish, Nasik in a very joyful and wonderful manner.
The celebration of “Monti Fest” started at 6:45 p.m. with the offering of flowers to Mother Mary near the grotto Quadrangle with Konkani hymns by the choir of Holy Cross Parish, followed by a procession to the church.
The mass celebration started with an introduction by Henry Menezes the main organizer of the celebrations.
Fr Vishal Melwin Monis, the parish priest of Our Lady of Fathima Church, Peruvai who had come all the way from Mangalore celebrated the Holy Mass along with the Parish Priest Fr Ivan, Fr Benzello, Fr Terence and Fr Elias and more than 300 faithful parishioners from Nasik with the support of melodious Choir of Don Bosco Salesian Brothers and Capuchin brothers.
Parish Priest Fr Ivan thanked Fr Vishal who celebrated holy mass and those who took the initiative to make the feast very devotional and fruitful.
Heartfelt thanks to Robert Cardin for delivering the vote of thanks. Rajesh Fernandes for the video recording and Henry Menezes and his team for arranging the delicious fellowship. meal.
The Konkani Association of Nasik takes this opportunity to thank each and everyone for participating and making the “Monti Fest” a wonderful family fest and making it a grand success.