Education is the Matter of Heart

Indian priest giving gifts to kids

Children in India dancingChennai – Bro. Deva and the teachers organized a simple ceremony to commemorate the beginning of the 2013-2014 academic year at the Don Guanella Evening School on June 22nd. The Chief-Guests, Rev. Fr. Soosai Rathinam and Rev. Fr. Kulandai Samy, were welcomed to the stage honorably by the children; with the lighting of the lamp the session began. Sridevi, a student, spoke on the theme “Respect your Parents,” stirring applause for her impressive speech. In his presidential address, Fr. Soosai asked the children to be mindful of their studies and to help their parents in daily activities. He also mentioned the importance of the program. The children were given notebooks for their study by the Chief-Guests. The program ended with a hymn to St. Guanella. After tea and snacks the children went home.
Indian priest giving gifts to kids

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