The Inauguraton of the Bosco Youth Group (BYG), Kerala Region was conducted at Don Bosco Vaduthala on January 16th Saturday, 2010. A Training Camp for the leaders was conducted here on 16th and 17th. The registration for the leaders’ training camp started 04.00 pm and the inauguration ceremony was at 06.00 pm. Rev. Fr. Thomas Koonan SDB, the vice-provincial, was the chief guest for the inaugural ceremony. In his inaugural address he explained to the young leaders the vision of the Salesians of India about Bosco Youth Group. After the inauguration the first session was conducted by Rev. Fr. Raju Chakkanattu SDB. At 07.45 pm there was a prayer session conducted by Rev. Fr. Binu Scaria SDB. After supper the students gathered for party games and DJ Music with laser show.
On the next day morning at 07:00 am Rev. Fr. Vice-Provincial celebrated the Holy Mass for the campers and gave the homily. The following was a session on Don Bosco’s Preventive System by Rev. Fr. Vice-Provincial. Rev. Fr. Joffie Puthuva addressed the youth after that on the topic BYG in Today’s World. The third session of the day was animated by Rev. Br. Josh Kanjooparambil SDB on the topic, Who is a Leader? After lunch the campers visited Don Bosco Snehabhavan, Palluruthy to spend some time with the less advantaged youth over there. All the campers agreed to the fact that the visit to Palluruthy was the most inspiring part of the camp. The camp concluded at 04:30 pm.
Bro Sumon SDB