austraLasia

?

Shortcut

PrevPrev Article

NextNext Article

Larger Font Smaller Font Up Down Go comment Print Attachment
ALA_5238

20191029_Pak.jpg


First Centre in Pakistan

By Br. Alex Abelgas


Lahore, Pakistan, 27 October 2019 -- Following three consecutive monthly meetings - called together by the Salesian community at Lahore, on Saturday 26 October the Don Bosco Past Pupils Association was launched for the first time in Pakistan. During the first meeting there were just two members, in the second meeting already 7 members and today no less than 16 members. The convener was always their Delegate, Brother Alex Abelgas who facilitated the marathon meeting with sharing, formation and finally with the election of the first officers of the local Don Bosco Past Pupils Centre in Lahore.


In the second half of the meeting held in the refectory at Don Bosco Lahore boarding house, the Past Pupils watched first very inspirational video about Don Bosco Vientiane (Laos), as a wonderful model of Past Pupils taking responsibility for an entire Vocational Training Centre for the first 10 years after it was opened. Then followed the power point presentation on the launching and first two years of activity of the Ulanbaatar Mongolia Past Pupils of Don Bosco (2018-2019). At the end of the meeting the core group of the first local chapter (centre) was elected, accompanied by their delegate, Br. Alex Abelgas.


President: Asif Daniel

Vice-president: Nelson Suleman

Secretary: Shanzaib John

Treasurer: Faisal Waris

Public relations: Naveed Boota


Our first Past Pupil leadership asks for your prayers and is ready to learn from the 'elder' brothers in other EAO countries. They are excited to hear about the EAO regional congress in Japan (2020) and will start contacts with the World Presidency soon. Viva Don Bosco!



20191029_Pak1.jpg


20191029_Pak2.jpg


20191029_Pak3.jpg


20191029_Pak5.jpg


20191029_Pak6.jpg



Maximum Attachments : 0Byte/ 15.00MB
Maximum File Size : 15.00MB (Allowed extentsions : *.*)

  1. 5242(III)_Salesian Brother makes a difference - also in Pakistan

    ALA_5242 Brother Alex among the young people of Pakistan By our own correspondent Lahore, Pakistan, 2 November 2019 -- What makes the Salesian Brother so special? Many are sharing the following conviction: 'The Brothers are simply doing the...
    Date2019.11.02 CategoryPak. Reply0 Views298 file
    Read More
  2. 5239(III)_Akash Bashir - Bosconian Martyr continues to inspire

    ALA_5239 Twenty testimonials about Akash Bashir (1994-2015) By our own correspondent Don Bosco Lahore - Youhanabbad, Pakistan, 30 October 2019 -- Almost five years after the life sacrifice - martyrdom of our Pakistani Bosconian Akash Bashir...
    Date2019.10.30 CategoryPak. Reply0 Views231 file
    Read More
  3. 5238(I)_Don Bosco Past Pupils launched in Lahore - Pakistan

    ALA_5238 First Centre in Pakistan By Br. Alex Abelgas Lahore, Pakistan, 27 October 2019 -- Following three consecutive monthly meetings - called together by the Salesian community at Lahore, on Saturday 26 October the Don Bosco Past Pupils ...
    Date2019.10.29 CategoryPak. Reply0 Views176 file
    Read More
  4. 5233_'Laudato Si' and in Memory of Fr Zago in Quetta

    By Fr Samuel Adnan Quetta, Pakistan, 19 October 2019 -- Saturday, 19 October 2019, was marked with a beautiful celebration to pay tribute and a salute of gratitude to the late Fr Peter Zago, the face of Don Bosco to Pakistani youth. For thi...
    Date2019.10.23 CategoryPak. Reply1 Views184 file
    Read More
  5. 5216(I)_Don Bosco Lahore developing faith and multi-faith activities

    By Fr. Gabriel Cruz, SDB Lahore, Pakistan -- On 28 September, our Don Bosco boarding school had a visit from the Rev. Fr. Mushtaq Peara, Rector of the Metropolitan Cathedral of Lahore and the person in charge of the Biblical Commission. He ...
    Date2019.10.02 CategoryPak. Reply0 Views225 file
    Read More
  6. 5201(I)_20 years presence in Pakistan

    By Fr. Gabriel Cruz, SDB Lahore, Pakistán, 14 september 2019 -- On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of The Foundation of our house in Lahore we have thanked God and celebrated the Salesian presence in Pakistan. This celebration was hono...
    Date2019.09.16 CategoryPak. Reply0 Views191 file
    Read More
  7. 5189_“Run, Jump, shout and be shepherd of souls”

    A Festive Week in Quetta, Pakistan By Cl. Faraz Darshan Masih, SDB Practical Trainee Quetta, Pakistan, 30 August 2019 -- From 27-30 August the Don Bosco community in Quetta, Pakistan, celebrated its Community days as well as the feast of St...
    Date2019.09.02 CategoryPak. Reply0 Views232 file
    Read More
  8. 5188(I)_The Salesians follow the cause of Akash Bashir, Bosconian and Martyr

    The Family of Akash Bashir receives Statue of Mary Help of Christians from Rector Major By Fr. Gabriel de Jesús Cruz Trejo, SDB Lahore, Pakistan 31 August 2019 -- During the recent visit of the Salesian Missiosn Councillor, Fr Guillermo Bas...
    Date2019.08.31 CategoryPak. Reply0 Views416 file
    Read More
  9. 5186(III)_Fr Basañes, Mission Councillor, visits Pakistan

    By Fr Gabriel Cruz, SDB Quetta and Lahore, Pakistan (FIS), 30 August 2019 -- From 24-30 August we have had the honour of a visit from Fr. Guillermo Basañes, Councillor for the Missions. During these days Fr. Basañes has been able to visit t...
    Date2019.08.30 CategoryPak. Reply1 Views203 file
    Read More
  10. 4998(III)_Celebrating Don Bosco Feast day 2019 with the local church of Lahore

    By Fr Gabriel Cruz, SDB Lahore Don Bosco, Pakistan, 2 February 2019 -- The Salesian Community “Don Bosco Technical and Youth Centre” in Lahore, has just solemnly celebrated the feast of St John Bosco. Fr Noble Lal, Fr Gabriel Cruz, Fr Samue...
    Date2019.02.02 CategoryPak. Reply0 Views236 file
    Read More
List
Board Pagination Prev 1 2 3 Next
/ 3