Category: Indian Spirituality

1448965978 0

Nagpur archbishop washes feet of six women 

Published on: 1:19 am, March 26, 2016 Story By: Lissy Maruthanakuzhy – Matters India Nagpur: Archbishop Abraham Viruthakulangara of Nagpur created history by choosing six women among the 12 people for the washing of feet ritual on Holy Thursday. “In a world where women...

mother-teresas-tomb 1

CANONIZATION OF MOTHER TERESA – POSSIBLE FALLOUTS

(Note: Saints were always the best money earners for the Church. Making some one a saint was an expensive business until Pope Francis recently reversed the Vatican Laws. Otherwise, eligible saintly Christians like Servant of God Bro. Joseph Thampi of Vijayawada would...

Malayatoor 0

Malayatoor pilgrimage to go green this year

The joint effort by the government and the church is aimed at dissuading devotees from bringing plastics and disposables during the pilgrimage season. Posted on March 15, 2016, 4:22 PM Koch(UCAN)i: The Suchitwa (cleanliness) Mission of the Kerala State government has...

CBCI-welcome-arch-1-370x290 0

Bishops happy with offices, centers 

Published on: 2:20 am, March 5, 2016 Story By: Philip Mathew, Matters India reporter Bangalore: The bishops expressed appreciation after the evaluation and discussion on the reports of the various offices and centers presented at the plenary assembly of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference...

nuns-eye-donation 0

Nuns pledge eyes, become vision ambassadors 

Published on: 11:42 pm, March 2, 2016 Story By: Mattersindia.com Bengaluru: In a laudable step, about sixty nuns from various congregations pledged to donate their eyes in a program organized at the Indian Institute of Spirituality in Bengaluru recently. More than just pledging...

Yoga 0

Catholic priest opens yoga centre in Agra

He asserted that the ancient techniques of breathing, meditation and postures have nothing to do with religion. Posted on March 1, 2016, 9:15 PM – Agra (UCAN):  A Catholic priest on Monday opened a yoga and nature cure centre in the...