Shrine of Don Bosco's Madonna
IN VIEW OF THE PRESENT CRISIS ALL PUBLIC SERVICES IN THE SHRINE ARE SUSPENDED TILL THE LOCK-DOWN IS LIFTED. THE SHRINE OFFICE WILL ALSO BE CLOSED TILL THE LOCK-DOWN IS LIFTED. - Fr. Edwin D'Souza - Rector
Don Bosco's Madonna Magazine
In light of the Corona Virus Pandemic, print copies of the Don Bosco's Madonna have not been dispatched yet due to the Lock-Down imposed in our country. Therefore we encourage our readers to download and view the magazine online till things resume back to normal.
Fr. Edwin D'Souza
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From the Rector's Desk
Thank you very much for all the sacrifices you make throughout the year just to be able to help our missions.
We are very grateful to you for your immense generosity towards our mission work for the poor and the marginalized, especially your support towards our missions and mission work. May the good Lord and our blessed Mother bless you for your generosity.
The Shrine together with our Salesians working in the missions of Ahmednagar and Aurangabad have been involved in relief work during these days of the pandemic. As you are aware there are many daily wage-earners who are helpless these days ...
MASCHIO MEMORIAL FOUNDATION
"If you wish, remember me only as a kind and gentle priest who always wanted to reach out and help many in pain and need." - Rev. Fr. Aurelis Maschio
The Fr. Maschio Memorial Foundation was established on 9th September, 1997 on the occasion of the first death anniversary of late Rev. Fr. Aurelius Maschio, having a Mission statement as under:
Fr. Maschio Memorial Foundation is named after late Rev. Fr. Aurelis Maschio, who in imitation OF Don Bosco worked tirelessly for the welfare of the poor and the young. Fr. Maschio Memorial Foundation strives to strengthen the participation of the young and the poor, with preference for the marginalized, in developing processes that affect their well-being. The new forms of urban and rural poverty today call for more innovative interventions from the Salesians. It is an extension of the Salesian charism in the areas of activities that the Salesians have not been able to reach. MORE