BIS NEWS

  • Bosco Reach Out distributes solar lanterns

    Feb. 13. Bosco Reach Out, the social development office of Salesian Province of Guwahati has decided to adopt several villages in the state of Assam and distribute hi-tech solar lamps to the villagers not only to dispel darkness but also as a tool to achieve 100 per cent literacy, economic well-being, good health and connectivity. A solar energy project of a civil society organization promises to bring sunshine in the live of several villagers of Assam through multiple benefits. Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...



  • Effective Teacher Training Programme at Don Bosco Institute, Guwahati

    Feb. 10. A two day training programme was organized for the Province of Guwahati for all the teachers of Don Bosco Schools at Don Bosco Institute, Guwahati by the Adhyayan team from 29 -30 January 2016. Adhyayan is an education movement of Indian and international educators, dedicated to improving the quality of leadership and learning in schools. The programme was inaugurated by Father VM Thomas, Provincial of Guwahati in the presence of Father Johnson Parackal, Executive Director DBI and in-charge of Don Bosco School Excellence Mission (DBSEM), an initiative to improve qualities of Schools in the province. Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...



  • Youthopia to motivate youth in Guwahati Province

    Feb. 4. Youthopia is a podium where youth can showcase their talent with a larger audience. Youthopia is an initiative of the Province of Guwahati, to inspire and motivate college students to remain on the right track regarding their career and life. The concept took shape on 31st January 2016. A total of hundred boarders of Cotton College, Guwahati and Arya Vidhyapeeth College gathered at the Provincial House, Panbazar for a motivational workshop. Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...



  • Father Threnius N. Sangma, SDB ordained a priest

    Feb. 3. Father Threnius N. Sangma SDB was ordained Priest by Andrew Marak DD, Bishop of Tura on 30 January 2016 at St. Peter`s Church, Purakasia, South Garo Hills of Meghalaya in the presence of several priests, religious and thousands of faithful. Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...



  • A replica of Don Bosco`s house inspires youth to dare and dream in Guwahati

    Feb. 3. A small structure to fuel big dreams. The province of Guwahati has installed the replica of the house at Becchi in Italy, in which Don Bosco spent his childhood, on the provincial house premises at Panbazar. The replica of the house of Becchi, a bicentenary tribute to the 'Saint of the Youth' was blessed on the feast of Don Bosco 31 January. Ninety eight year old Italian Salesian Father Porcu Mario gave the message and the Archbishop of Guwahati John Moolachira blessed it. It believes the structure will inspire the youth to dream big like the 19th century Italian Catholic Priest. Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...