Pononam 2019

The harvest festival of the Keralites, popularly known as ‘Onam’ was celebrated by the students of Kottayam Diocsese MGOCSM with members of the HANNAH BHAVAN family. Hannah Bhavan is an old age home situated at Pulikuttissery, Kottayam and comprises of 70 elderly people from different parts of Kerala. This institution is managed by the sisters from Bethany Ashram. The MGOCSM executive committee members and students made the function more lively with their vibrant activities, games and decorations. The presence of H.G Dr. Yuhanon Mar Diascoros(Asst. Metropolitan of Kottayam Diocese) and Council members also added fullness to this event. H.G Mar Diascoros recalled his Onam celebrations and more precisely stated the practices of traditional games also known as ‘Onakalikal’. The whole event ended with the highlight of Onam i.e ‘Onasadya’ which was enjoyed by all the esteemed guests along with the Hannah Bhavan family.