Carmel Sannidhi Monastery @ Carmel Giri
September 27th, 2022 is a day to be celebrated and cherished for the Karnataka Goa Province as it inaugurated and blessed the newly built monastery, Carmel Sanndhi at Kadaganchi, Kalaburagi. The inauguration and blessing of the monastery were held at 10-30 am by Most Rev. Dr. Robert Miranda, Bishop of Gulbarga, and Rev. Fr George Santhumayor, Provincial Superior of KG Province. There were a large number of Carmelites representing the various communities of the Province and the religious and diocesan priests of the vicinity. After the blessing and inauguration, the thanksgiving Holy Eucharist was presided over by the Bishop. Fr Dominic Vas preached an inspiring homily. Towards the conclusion of the mass, the Blessed Sacrament was taken in procession and was installed at the monastery chapel by the Bishop. The spiritual celebration was followed by a stage programme where the contractor, engineers, labourers and donors were honoured and felicitated for their mighty share in the construction of the monastery. Fr Provincial in his address recalled the history and thanked the pioneers and all the friars who toiled experiencing the hardships of life. The Bishop congratulated the Carmelite friars for their contribution to the diocese of Gulbarga. Fr Prakash D’Cunha compered the stage programme. Fr Ligoury Crasta, Superior proposed the vote of thanks. After the programme, lunch was served to all.

The Province is grateful in a special way to all our friars serving in Canada who contributed a lion's share for the construction of the monastery, friars in Australia, Vijayanagar and Hegde Nagar for their generous contributions.

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