Ente Nalla Amma – Shalom TV Episode 159 – Molly George

Molly George – Testimonies, miracles, and experiences of life by the blessings of Holy Mary.

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St. Gonsalo Garcia, O.F.M. – The first Indian born to attain sainthood

St. Gonsalo GarciaSaint Gonsalo Garcia, O.F.M., (Latin: Gundisalvus Garcia, Portuguese: Gonçalo) (1556 – 5 February 1597) was a Roman Catholic Franciscan friar from Portuguese India, who died as a martyr in Japan and is venerated as a saint, one of the Twenty-six Martyrs of Japan so venerated. The first Indian born to attain sainthood was born in the western coastal town of Vasai, now an exurb of the city of Mumbai, he hailed from the town—then known as Baçaim in Portuguese, later Bassein in English—during the time the town was under Portuguese colonial rule. The festival of St. Gonsalo has come to be held on the first Sunday nearest to the neap tide following Christmas in Vasai.

St Gonsalo Garcia of Bassein

Born 1557
Bassein (Baçaim), Portuguese India
Deccan Sultanates
Died 5 February 1597
Nagasaki, Japan
Honored in Roman Catholic Church
Beatified 14 September 1627 by Pope Urban VIII
Canonized 8 June 1862 by Pope Pius IX
Major shrine St. Gonsalo Garcia Church
Gass, Vasai, India
Feast February 6
Patronage Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Bombay

Source – Read More : wikipedia

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: The Color Orange

prawn salad

View more photos Delicious Asian Food

Delicious Asian Food

My blog is about spreading the Word of God. I thought it is not good to post photos not related to blog. But later thought to post these beautiful photos.

Photos taken during Asian village event in Tokyo
Don’t know the name of the dish, if you know the name, you can give which can be added as caption.

Leftovers Sandwich

Photography 101: Warmth

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Gangtok

More photos of Beautiful Gangtok-Kanchenjunga

 

 

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Tokyo Central

 

 

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Altar -St. John’s Cathedral, Tiruvalla, Kerala, India

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Roof Light – St. John’s Cathedral, Tiruvalla, Kerala, India

 

Architectural wonder – circular shape Cathedral – Tiruvalla – Photo