Updated: Oct 17, 2022
Nidwal ward members celebrated their ward patron, Our Lady of Perpetual Succour feast on Sunday, 9th October 2022. The Thanksgiving Mass was celebrated at 7:30 am by Rev. Fr. Stany Pereira, Parish Priest. The Ward members conducted the liturgy in a meaningful way.
The ward day celebration took place at the residence of Mr. Joseph Crasta, Padladka at 12.00 pm. On this occasion, Rev. Fr. Stany Pereira, parish priest of Bela Parish, Rev. Fr. Anil Avild Lobo, Sr. Christella SCCG, animator of Nidwal ward, Mr. John Crasta, Vice-President of Parish Pastoral Council and Bro. Vinol, Regent, were present for celebration.
It was a good opportunity for ward members to come together. Gurkar, Mr. Raju DSouza, together with PPC representatives, Mr. Jochim Crasta and Ms. Lenita Dsouza and other representive, Mr. Stany Dsouza and the families of the ward took leadership to bring the ward members together. Prior to the celebration, a few attractive games were conducted for ward members. The program began with a prayer led by the ward members. Subsequently, the Children of the ward welcomed the gathering with their outstanding dance performance. It was followed by cutting of the cake, as a sign of celebration. Later, Bro. Vinol unveiled the calendars of year 2023. The children of the ward performed dance and singing and entertained the gathering. Subsequently, prizes were distributed to the winners of several activities conducted in the ward. Rev. Fr. Stany Pereira, Parish priest appreciated the gurkar and the ward members for the service they do for ward and parish. At the end, Mr. Rohit proposed the vote of thanks. Mr. Stany Dsouza compered the program. The ward feast day concluded with a sumptuous lunch.