Vatluru – The memorial mass for the departed soul of beloved Rev. Fr. Thanasekar, the first Guanellian parish priest in Vatluru, was held on June 20th. Around 30 priests were present for the celebration including Rev. Fr. Bosco Rajendra, Chancellor of the diocese, and the newly ordained diocesan priests. Many lay people attended to show devotion for their beloved priest. Choir members sang liturgical songs from ‘Anveshana Neeve,’ the Telugu Version of ‘Een Thedal Nee,’ a devotional album released by Fr. Thanasekar commemorating the 10 year anniversary of the Guanellian Parish in Cuddalore. Fr. Peter Joseph and the community had arranged the entire celebration including the agape meal.