Monday, February 28, 2011

" Sarjakone Sathvare ' Being with the Creators.

Maan Bhatt
Gurjarvani has published a few episodes of Sarjakone Sathvare [ Being with the Creators in Gujarat ]
Yashwant Mehta
 This will be a great contribution to the literary treasure of Gujarat. All the episodes so far published are added on You-Tube channel of Gurjarvani.
This series will go on as long as there are creative persons in any field. [ impossible?]
Geeta Parikh

Saroop Dhruv

Tarak Mehta

Saturday, February 26, 2011

"Sharanam" - a Namjap Album under Preparation at Gurjarvani

Center - Prakash Peters, Right - Setuls Gamit, Left - Abhie a Musician.
Namjap - repetition of the name of God for prayer is used widely in India. Gurjarvani is getting this album "Sharanam" a sung form of Namjap, ready for release very soon.
Original Lyrics : P.X.Swamy

Composition : 
Fr Salate Nathan SVD

Music arrangement and programming : 
Prakash Peters

Gujarati lyrics : Fr Arokiadass S.J. and Yoseph Macwan
Orginal track Mixing : Alex Patole
Gujarati Version Recording and Mixing : Setul Gamit.
Gujarati version Producer : Shaji T S.J., Ashok Vaghela S.J.

Lead Singer Gujarati Version : Niraj Parikh

New way of the Cross at Unteshwari Mata Mandir

Agony in the Garden

The Betrayal with a kiss

Meeting his Mother
 The new way of the cross in traditional Indian Art at Unteshwari Mata Mandir near Kadi Town in Gujarat, India is done by Blase in Terracotta.
This work was completed in Feb 2011.
Jesus Carrying the cross

Friday, February 25, 2011

" Sarjakone Sathvare ' Being with the Creators.

Yashwant Mehta
Gurjarvani has released on Youtube Gurjarvani Channel two episodes of Sarajko...
One on Yashwant Mehta - author of more than 450 books
and the other on Ms Geetaben Parikh a well known poet
Geeta Parikh

Monday, February 21, 2011

Gujarat Jesuits - Film : Under Preparation - 2

Michael Aizpun sj

Sebastian Mannucheril sj

Mendiburu sj
Three more veterans who have contributed to the different areas of growth of the Dharma Sabha in Gujarat for years, shared with us their long and valuable experiences for the Gujarat Jesuit Province Film

Sunday Sermon - 7th Sun of the year c/o BBN

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Yogendra Vyas

Yogendra Vyas
Mr Yogendra Vyas a famous linguist    [ Bhashashastri ] who taught in the School of Langauges in Gujarat University for many years was interviewed on 16th Feb 2011, by Gurjarvani at his residence for the series called "Sarjakona Sathvare"      [ Being with the creators ]

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Gujarat Jesuits - Film : New interviews

Fr Gariz sj
 Fr Gariz sj who is an expert in the history of Gujarat Catholic Church and has written two books on the subject gave us information which will be very valuable for the new Film on Gujarat Province of the Jesuits,

 The interview was conducted in Unteshwari Mata Mandir near Kadi in Gujarat.

Fr Ordonez also gave us  information about the work in Sabarkantha area and his personal experience in serving the Tribals in that area for many years.
[ Devasia M ] Photos by Antony Pichai
Fr Ordonez

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Gujarat Jesuits - Film : Under Preparation

Bishop Francis Braganza sj
Yoseph Macwan Kavi
Isudas Cueli sj
RR Parmar
Gurjarvani staff started with the long and comprehensive interviews on 7th Feb 2011 of Francis Braganza former Bishop of Vadodara, Educator and former Provincial of Gujarat Jesuit Province, and Isudas Cueli the person behind the translation of Sampoorna Bible in Gujarati with the help of Nagindas Parikh and Yoseph Kavi, and RR Parmar. Isudas has  a number of other books in Gujarati. Yoseph wrote all the psalms in beautiful poetry, and RR Parmar read the proofs of all the editions of  the Bible, gave the titles for the passages in the Bible, and Translated the Liturgical books from English to Gujarati.
The film will be ready by the Middle of April 2011
look up this blog for updates.
Devasia m

Sunday, February 6, 2011

Brother Hernandez in Spain with the three Kings

Bro Nicolas Hernandez S.J.

 He was in Nadiad St Mary's for many years. He sent this photo recently.

Friday, February 4, 2011

Brother Felipe Lizarralde passed away

Brother Felipe
Brother Felipe Lizarralde S.J. Passed away to his heavenly reward on  4-2-2011 at 8.30 am.
The funeral was at 4.30 pm at Jeevan Darshan, Shrine mother of the Forsaken, Vadodara.
Brother was at Rosary School for 37 years. He trained the sports teams for Rosary school mainly in Football.