OUR FRIARS IN THE MEDIA MINISTRY
A new CD of Kannada Psalms named
“Keerthanegallu-2” was released here during
the Novena Days to Infant Jesus by former
MLA Mr. J. R. Lobo. The psalms are tuned by
great Musician of our Province Fr. Richard
Menezes and CD has been produced by Fr.
Wilfred Rodrigues. Christi and Tony Rosario
from Mysore have rendered Music for the
Album. This album has been recorded and
mixed at the Nest Studio, Mysore. Renowned
singers from Mysore have sung in this album.
This is the second such album Fr. Wilfred
has brought out on psalms.
The Multi Media Wing of Dhyanavana
Publications has released two more Konkani
Albums titled “Tunch Puro Somia” and “Apovn
Hadlam Carmelak”. They are 17, 18 albums in
the series by Multi Media Wing of DP. Fr.
Alwyn Sequeira has set lyrics and tunes and
Mr. Joel Pereira and his troupe has rendered
Music. There are ten hymns in Tuch Puro
Somia useful for liturgy and para liturgical
services, whereas 8 songs of Volume 18 were
in fact composed for the tableau “Apron
Hadlam Carmelak “staged on 3rd Nov 2019 to
commemorate 400 years of Carmelite Presence
in India here in Carmel Hill Monastery,
Mangaluru. For the first time the Multi
Media ventured into producing these two
albums in the pendrives. Both these albums
were recorded in our newly inaugurated
Carmel Studio. Rt. Rev. Dr. William D Souza
SJ, Archbishop of Patna released these CDs
on the first day of the Feast of Infant
An anthology of Poems penned by Fr. Richard
Menezes titled “ Magadomme Nodidaga” was
released on the Jubilee Celebration of Frs.
Felix, Lawrence and Peter D Sa here at
Carmel Hill on the 2rd of Feb 2020. Fr.
Richard has been writing under the pen name
“Pedda Richa” in his blog as well as in
other magazines. The Dhyanavana Publications
has complied and has published this book.
Fr. Stifan Pereira the director of
Dhyanavana Publications introduced the
author and the book and the Jublilarians
along with Fr. Provincial Fr. Charles Serrao
released the book.
The KG Province congratulates the authors
and producers and wishes them well for the