Losing Our Language

“Kos kos par badle paani, char kos par vaani”, a famous Hindi saying that has been used for decades to describe the high linguistic diversity in India, the world’s most diverse country. It roughly translates to, “Every 3 km (approximately 1 ‘kos’), the taste of water...

What Is The Reason For Having A Community Fund?

Every parish is a large family, consisting of several families. The members of the family share a common bond and identity. In every family, there are some, who because of special circumstances need extra care and attention. Some have more than they need, others lack...

Note To Parents: What Really Happens At Sunday School

Sunday School or Good News Classes as they are called in St. Andrew’s Church marked the end of a busy week for many children of the parish. Kids would come to church excited about meeting their friends and learning about the Bible, all the while forming a close bond...

How & Why I Fell In Love With Mallakhamb

Hi, I am Jaydn D’Souza, 11 years old from St. Stanislaus High School. Most boys start football when they learn to walk in Bandra, but not me. I took pride in keeping my school shirt white and receiving accolades from my teachers for the same. What they did not...

We Care! We Were There! –World Environment Day

People often ask, “Is it enough to commemorate one day in a year to a cause and forget about it for the rest of the year?”  I say to them, “Your birthday comes once a year, do you forget that you exist for the rest of the year?” The day you were born was the day you...