- The Intensive Immediate Preparation for those due for Perpetual Profession
May. 16. Lawrence Britto Ashok. The intensive immediate preparation for those due for Perpetual Profession began on 13 May 2017 at Don Bosco Provincial House, Tiruchy.
- Don Bosco Youth Centre Kids to represent Tamil Nadu in Junior Nationals
Apr. 25. Ricopar Royan. Master Jones and Master Sheikh from Don Bosco ITI Youth Centre, Jawaharpuram, K-pudur, Madurai, have been selected to play for Tamil Nadu Under 17 football team this year. The members of the youth centre were so happy to hear the news. The two are in the main eleven of Tamil Nadu team in the Junior Nationals to be held at Chhattisgarh. Jones as striker and Sheikh as mid-fielder are groomed in the game in the Youth Centre.
- YOUTH PASCH 2017
Apr. 19. Ricopar Royan. Chennai (INM) and Tiruchy (INT) provinces jointly organized Youth Pasch 2017 at Don Bosco Camp Site, Yelagiri Hills, Vellore District from 13 April - 16 April 2017. 88 youth from both the Provinces participated in the Pasch. It was a joint venture to give a proper understanding and teaching of the Catholic Faith to the youth. Fr. Antony Christy and Fr. Mani Lazar were the main animators of the programme. Fr. Parthiban, Fr. Selvakumar, Fr. Barnabas, Br. Clement and Sr. Mary Putti were in charge of the groups as the participants were divided into seven groups and they facilitated the Group living experiences of the youth. Fr. Alex, Fr. Kamalesh, Fr. Selvaraj, Fr. Francis Xavier were available for confession and spiritual guidance. Fr. Pinto celebrated the Easter Vigil Mass and baptized a youth who grew up under his spiritual guidance in his youth group at Don Bosco Youth Centre, Madurai. The baptism of the youth was a witnessing experience to the spiritual journey of the young people present for the Youth Pasch.
- REST IN PEACE FR. EDWARD XAVIER SDB (INT)
Feb. 13. Lawrence Britto Ashok. Fr. Edward Xavier SDB, belonging to the Province of Tiruchy (INT), has passed away today at Don Bosco Kotadeniyawa, in Sri Lanka. He was appointed as the confessor at Kotadeniyawa.
- Father Antony Joseph SDB appointed as the new Provincial of The Salesian Province of Tiruchy, India
Feb. 7. Ricopar Royan. Father Anthony Joseph SDB was installed as the new Provincial of the Salesian Province of Tiruchy on 4 February 2017 at Don Bosco, Maniknadam. Father Maria Arokiam, the Regional Superior presided over the Eucharist, read the official letter of the Rector Major, Father Angel Fernandez Artime and installed the new Provincial.