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Dayadeepthi (follow up program for People living with HIV) at Dayasparsha

Dayadeepthi (follow up program for People living with HIV) at Dayasparsha, Tumkur. In this program our secretary Fr. Jinesh K Varkey, Dr. Sandesh, chief medical officer, Thammaiah Hospital, Tumkur, Dr. Licy Cherian, medical superintendent, DMMH and Dayasparsha, Dr. Shivakumar were presented. During the program we distributed protein powder, immunity booster medicines and bedsheets.
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Community Empowerment and Sputum collection program held at Honnenahalli village

Community empowerment and sputum collection program held at Honnenahalli village, Kunigal Taluk under RNTCP wing Tumkur on 19.01.2021. Resource person: Ramesh V G, Co-Ordinator, Dayabhavan. Program organizer: Lakshmipathi, Counselor, Dayasparsha and MSW interns Chief guests: Suresh, Grama Panchayat member, Rajesh, social worker, Shivalingaih, Retd. Principal and Joint director of department of higher education. Government of...
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News about Dayakiran Adoption Center in Kannada Daily

News about Dayakirana Adoption Center featured in leading Kannada daily news paper Prajavani. The news was about the first inter country adoption of baby (Suhas) to US Parents
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Feed the Needy: Food /Hygiene Kit Distribution to HIV/TB infected widows and children @ Kunigal

Today we distributed food kit, personal hygiene kits and bedsheets to 62 HIV/TB infected Widows and children’s as a part of our feed the needy project, the kit consist of Rice, Wheat floor, dal, dates, oil, cereals like green grams and green piece & Grams. During this program we distributed adoption information calendar also. Our...
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Dayabhavan goes Greener.

Dayabhavan goes Greener. To do its duty for a greener earth dayabhavan has inducted a electric Auto into its service thus reducing its carbon footprint.
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New Year Celebration

Dayaboys celebrated the new year eve with much enthusiasm following all COVID protocols. We at Dayabhavan wishes each and everyone of our well wishers a happy new year ,
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Dayabhavan No. 1 again.

Our infant care home Dayakirana Adoption Centre reached the No. 1 position in the entire Karnataka State – both in quality and quantity (no of infants taken care and given for adoption . Attached is the detailed write-up by leading Kannada daily Vishwavani, as a state news in appreciation of Dayabhavan ‘s exemplary services .
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Christmas celebration at Dayabhavan with Hon. M L A Dr. Ranganath

Christmas celebration at Dayabhavan, Honorable M L A Dr. Ranganath, Kunigal constituency, Dr. Lokesh – Professor at Davanagere university, DCPO Vasanthi madam, Vikas Gowda – Sub Inspector, Kunigal , and many other dignitaries and politicians were part of this celebration
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Officers from Border Security Force, (BSF) Yalahanka visited Dayabhavan

Officers from Border Security Force, (BSF) Yalahanka visited Dayabhavan, today. They expressed their appreciation in Dayabhavans activities and offered support and help. They congratulated our efforts with blessings and stated people like Dayabhavan team make the world beautiful. Dayabhavan is always indebted to their service. Many thanks to Thomas sir, and Pushpakumar sir (inspectors of...
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Hon. Judge (Member Secretary District Legal Aid Service) and DCPO visit to Dayakirana Adoption Center

Today morning our Honorable Judge Shri Raghavendra Shettigar, member secretary district legal aid service and our DCPO Vasanthi Uppar madam visited our adoption center for a inspection, they were happy with our activities and much appreciated our commitment towards the needy
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Fr. Jinesh K Varkey being honoured by Karanataka State Aids Prevention Society (KASAPS) and District Aids Prevention & Control Unit (DAPCU), Tumkur

Our beloved secretary Fr. Jinesh K Varkey being honoured by Karanataka State Aids Prevention Society (KASAPS) and District Aids Prevention and Control Unit (DAPCU) Tumkur for Dayabhavan’s integrated service towards people living with HIV/AIDS (PLHIV) from last 18 years on World Aids Day-2020 at District Hospital Auditorium by Sri. Raghavendra Shettigar, Hon. Judge, District and...
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Career guidance program for Dayaboyz by District Child and Protection Unit

Child rights and covid 19 awareness program was held at Dayabhavan hall. In this program Dr. Licy cherian (medial superintendent) presided over the function. Shri.Ragavendra Shettigar (District Judge,Tumkur), Smt.Vasanthi Uppar (DCPO, Tumkur), Mr. Ashok yaragatti, member, Karnataka state child rights commission, Bangalore. Fr. Jinesh K varkey (Secretary Dayabhavan) Nanjunda Swamy, Children Representative. Many thanks to...
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Naming ceremony for APSARA

Naming ceremony for Apsara ( a cute angle who was admitted in our Dayakirana Adoption Center 3 days back ) was conducted at Dayabhavan. During this event, our Secretary Fr. Jinesh K Varkey, Smt. Vasanthi Uppar, DCPO, Adv. Kavitha, Mr. Gowtham and personnel from Police Dept., and our staffs were present.
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CSR Activity of Muthoot Finance @ Dayabhavan

Today as a part of CSR Activity of Muthoot finance, officials from Muthoot Finance visited Dayabhavan and distributed 59 school bags with books. Our Honorary Treasurer Sri Sathyan Parakadavil, Regional Head of Muthoot Finance – Mr. James, Muthoot Finance CSR Activity Head – Sri Mahesh were present. We are very grateful to Muthoot finance on...
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H.G. Bishop Sebastian Adayanthrath from Mandya diocese (Roman Catholic) visited Dayabhavan

H.G. Bishop Sebastian Adayanthrath from Mandya diocese (Roman Catholic) visited Dayabhavan and he appreciated our service and activities of Dayabhavan.
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Child Rights and COVID 19 Awareness Program

Child rights and covid 19 awareness program was held at Dayabhavan hall. In this program Dr. Licy cherian (medial superintendent) presided over the function. Shri.Ragavendra Shettigar (District Judge,Tumkur), Smt.Vasanthi Uppar (DCPO, Tumkur), Mr. Ashok yaragatti, member, Karnataka state child rights commission, Bangalore. Fr. Jinesh K varkey (Secretary Dayabhavan) Nanjunda Swamy, Children Representative. Many thanks to...
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Dayakirana Adoption Centre and Affection Cradle completes Two Years

Dayakirana Adoption Centre and Affection Cradle: St. Gregorios Dayabhavan’s Adoption Centre (Dayakirana, Bhaktharahalli, Kunigal) has completed two years of operation. To commemorate this occasion, the Centre organized a get-together of adopted and prospective adoptive parents in its premises on 21 November 2020 which was attended by several dignitaries – Sri. Raghavendra Shettigar (Sr. Civil Judge...
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Dayabhavan celebrates Childrens Day and Deepavali

Dayabhavan celebrates Childrens Day (November 14) and Diwali (November 16). Mr Lenu George was the chief guest for the Children’s Day Programme. A slide show presentation was also played during the event. Children lighted diya lamps to welcome Deepavali. Sweets and Food was also served on the occasion.
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Snehasadan and Dayaboys meet at NAMS Snehasadan, Bangalore

Snehasadan and Dayaboys meet at NAMS Snehasadan, Bangalore, it was nice experience to both inmates specially during the covid-19 pandemic. They renewed their friendships and shared joys. Many thanks to Fr. Jinesh, Fr. Sobin, Fr. Jijo and staffs of both center who planned this meet and perfectly executed.
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Kannada Rajyotsava Celebrated by Dayabhavan

Greetings of Kannada Rajyotsava, Kannada Rajyotsava was celebrated today in the park of the late Shri Y K Ramaiah, (ex-minister) who worked tirelessly for the holistic development of Kunigal
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Sri Sanganehswara Swamiji , kudalasangama mata, Bangalore visited Dayasparsha

Today unexpectedly Sri Sanganehswara Swamiji of Kudalasangama Mata, Bangalore visited Dayasparsha and had good discussion with our Secretary Fr. Jinesh K Varkey.
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Community Empowerment program under Revised National Tuberculosis Control Program at Guluru, Tumkur

Dayabhavan Organised Community Empowerment program under Revised National Tuberculosis Control Program at Guluru, Tumkur Dist Karnataka. Resource Person: Mr. Muralidhara (lecturer at Holy Trinity College and Counselor at Dayabhavan)
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Community Empowerment program under Revised National Tuberculosis Control Program at Byrapura and Yadavani

Dayabhavan Organised Community Empowerment program under Revised National Tuberculosis Control Program at Byrapura and Yadavani, Kunigal, Tumkur Dist Karnataka. Resource Person: Ramesh V G (Co Ordinator) Mr. Muralidhara (lecturer at Holy Trinity College and Counselor at Dayabhavan)
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Vijayadashami Celebration at Dayabhavan

Dayabhavan celebrated Vijayadashami with great joy and reverence.
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Dayabhavan’s Helping Hand During COVID-19

As we know, during the COVID-19 pandemic, the common people are really suffered from various issues, so the HIV infected community is most vulnerable than any others in all the aspects, Dayabhavan never leave them to feel hunger, after the few requests from the community, we organized an Nutrition kit distribution program for 27 infected...
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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.