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Shramadan on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanthi by Dayaboyz

As always on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanthi our Dayaboyz (Inmates of Dayabhavan Boys Home) conducted the Shramadan and actively participated in cleaning of Y K Ramaiah Biological Park (Established in the founding memory of Ex minister who is known as King of Silk revolution). Prominent local leaders also participated in this social program.
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COVID-19 relief & awareness

Dayabhavan volunteers started to distribute food kits to homeless, unemployed migrant workers, and the mentally challenged mostly found in the streets and makeshift camps of Kunigal Taluk. This was easily the most vulnerable category of people severely affected by the lockdown, as a result of closing trade and businesses and, consequently, was deprived of means...
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Dayakirana specialised adoption centre

The Dayakirana Adoption Center (St. Gregorios Dayabhavan, Kunigal) and the District Child Protection Office Unit, Tumkur celebrated their first year of adoption services in a function involving prospective and adoptive parents on 13 March 2020. During the year, the center placed 21 infants in the care of eligible parents after due diligence. This was highlighted...
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Relief work in flood-hit villages of North Karnataka

Gregorios Dayabhavan distributed educational materials and livelihood supplies to flood-affected schools and villages in Gokak, Belgaum District (North Karnataka) during the period, 11–21 Aug 2019. The team travelled with supplies to 6 villages (Hunishinyal, Beesanakoppa, Davaleshwar, Aralimatti, Avaradhi and Mudalagi) which were wrecked by floods along the Ghataprabha river bank. Relief packs consisting of essential...
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Order of Alvares Mar Julius-I

Rev. Fr. Jinesh Varkey (Secretary, St. Gregorios Dayabhavan) receives the Order of Alvares Mar Julius-I from HH Baselios Marthoma Paulose II, Catholicos of the East and Malankara Metropolitan in the presence of HG Geevarghese Mar Coorilos Metropolitan, HG Yakob Mar Elias Metropolitan, and HG Dr. Geevarghese Mar Yulios Metropolitan on September 25, 2018. This award was presented on the occasion...
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Tumkur District gets its first Child Adoption Centre

A new child adoption centre was started by the St. Gregorios Dayabhavan under the sponsorship of the Child Protection Cell in Tumkur on November 9, 2018. This centre has been authorized by the Dept of Women and Child Development, Government of Karnataka to commence both in-Country and inter-Country adoptions of children—care and protection of just-born/infants,...
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Anchal Achan Puraskaram

St. George Orthodox Theerthadana Valiyapally, Anchal feted Rev. Fr. Jinesh Varkey (Secretary, St. Gregorios Dayabhavan) for his contributions and services to community development by presenting him with Anchal Achan Puraskaram-2018 during the Anchal Achan Memorial Fest on 5 August 2018. Advocate K. Raju (Honorable Minister of Forests, Animal Husbandry, and Zoos, Government of Kerala), Rev. Fr. John Philip (Vicar, St....
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Thanal Charity Award 2017-18 for St. Gregorios Dayabhavan

St. Gregorios Dayabhavan received the fourth Thanal Charity Award 2017-2018 instituted in the name of LL HG Dr. Stephanos Mar Theodosius (1924-2007) at a function organized byMar Gregorios Orthodox Maha Edavaka Muscat (MGOME). Ahmedabad Diocese Metropolitan, HG Pulikkottil Dr. Geevarghese Mar Yulios Metropolitan presented the award to Fr. Jinesh Varkey, Secretary, St. Gregorios Dayabhavan during...
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Marian Award for St. Gregorios Dayabhavan at Kallooppara Valiappally (Niranam Diocese)

St. Gregorios Dayabhavan was felicitated for its services to community, especially for the poor and sick in the rural villages of Tumkur District in Karnataka, by the Kallooppara Valiapally (Niranam Diocese). On this occasion, the Marian Award was presented by H.H. Baselios Marthoma Paulose II, Catholicos of the East and Malankara Metropolitan to Rev. Fr. Jinesh Varkey (Secretary, St. Gregorios...
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Rev. Fr. Jinesh Varkey Receives Order of St. George 2017

Rev. Fr. Jinesh Varkey honored with Order of St. George by HG Dr. Thomas Mar Athanasius Metropolitan (Diocese of Chengannur) on 7 May 2017 at a function organized in the St. George Orthodox Maha Edavaka Arathil, Pandalam. Other dignitaries present on the occasion were, Mr. Oommen Chandy (former Chief Minister of Kerala) and Mr. Anto Antony (Member of Parliament). Rev. Fr. Jinesh Varkey received this award...
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Uniting to End TB – World TB Day on 25 March 2017

Sri Ramesh K (Tahsildar, Kunigal) is seen flagging off the rally marking World TB Day on 25 March 2017 in Kunigal. Also present on the occasion were Dr. Shanthala (Taluk Health Officer), Mr. Josy Abraham Marett (Principal, Holy Trinity College, Kunigal), Dr. Shashank (Medical Officer, Taluk Hospital, Kunigal) and Mr. Sathyan Parakkadavil (Treasurer, St. Gregorios...
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Village Community Center, Dayavarsha was inaugurated at Hebbur and opened to public on 24 May 2016

The Village Community Centre at Hebbur (Kunigal – Tumkur Road), Tumkur District consists of a Purified drinking  water dispensing facility, a youth counseling centre and a tailoring & training centre for unemployed women. This was established on Panchayat land which was leased to St. Gregorios Dayabhavan. The Facility was inaugurated by Sri Suresh Gowda, MLA...
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Rev. Fr Jinesh Varkey Felicitated by Hon. Chief Minister of Kerala, Mr Oommen Chandy at St. Thomas Orthodox Church, Pariyaram

Rev. Fr. Jinesh Varkey was felicitated by Hon. Chief Minister of Kerala, Mr Oommen Chandy at  St. Thomas Orthodox Church, Pariyaram during a cultural held there. Rev. Fr. Jinesh Varkey is a member of St. Thomas Orthodox Church, Pariyaram.
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World AIDS Day Celebrated at Kunigal

St. Gregorios Dayabhavan organised World AIDS Day at Kunigal. The event was supported by the students and local authorities. The event was a huge success drawing a responsive crowd in small town like Kunigal. A blood donation camp was also conducted along with this event.
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Dayasparsha Hospital Consecration and Inauguration

Consecration and Inauguration ceremony of Dayasparsha Hospital exclusively for HIV/AIDS patients were held on 30th November 2015 at 11 AM in the presence of HG Dr. Yuhanon Mar Chrysostomos and HG Dr. Yuhanon Mar Thevodoros at Tumakuru, Karnataka.
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Drinking Water Project & Counselling Centre at Hebbur

Foundation stone was laid by Hon. Member of Parliament, Shri Muddahanume Gowda on June 15, 2015 at Hebbur Panchayath, Tumkur for starting Purified (Drinking) Water Project.
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Narayan makes Dayabhavan proud

Narayan makes Dayabhavan proud as the first Engineering Graduate (Electrical stream) qualifying with distinction marks in the final semester examination of June, 2015.