Old church premises was decked with colors as children offered flowers to Infant Mary- ‘Maria Bambina’ at 7.30 A. M. on 8th September 2018. After the blessing of the new corn by the Vicar Rev.Fr. William Menezes, the faithful, proceeded in a procession to the church. The Vicar celebrated the mass with Asst. parish priest, Fr. Denzil Lobo, who gave the homily on the Word of God. Referring to ‘Amma helida entu sullugalu’ he said if our earthly mother is so much concerned about us, how much more our heavenly Mother Mary would have love and concern of us all.

After the mass, new corn was distributed by the Gurkars. Sugar cane and Payasam was given to all. A festive mood prevailed all around as people exchanged greetings to one another.