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154th Dukrono of Cheppad Mar Dionysius on October 12

CHEPPAD: 154th Dukrono of Malankara Metropolitan Cheppad Mar Dionysius will be celebrated in an elaborate way at Cheppad St. George Orthodox Church on October 11-12, 2009. Baselios Marthoma Didymos I, the Catholicose of the East will be the chef celebrant for the perunnal Qurbana on Monday October 12, 2009 assisted by Metropolitans Thomas Mar Athanasius, Paulose Mar Pachomios, Yuhanon Mar Polycarpos and Dr. Mathews Mar Themothios.

On Sunday October 4 after the Holy Qurbana Metropolitans Dr.Geevarghese Mar Osthathios and paulose Mar Pachomios hoisted the flag marking the beginning of the perunnal. There onwards till final perunnal day Holy Qurbana will be celebrated every morning followed by spiritual programs, prayers and devotional addresses.

On Monday October 12, after the Perunnal Qurbana, Mar Dionysius Award, Merit Scholarships and charity kit distribution will be held in a public meeting. The Perunnal will be concluded by Rassa and Nercha Vilambu.