KOINONIA 2016, Bible Kalolsav for the Bhavana Jyotis (Family Apostolate), began on Saturday 29th October at Noojibalthila with the inaugural meeting, featuring more than 450 participants from various parishes of the Diocese.
Vicar General Very Rev. Msgr. George Kalayil officially inaugurated the Kalolsav by lighting the lamp.
The competitions were organized in four stages.
The closing ceremony was inaugurated by H.E. Most Rev. Geevargehse Mar Divannasios, Bishop of Puttur. Speaking at the function, His Excellency congratulated both the participants and the organizing team. He also gave away the prizes to the winners.
Karmai Unit bagged the overall trophy by emerging winners at KOINONIA 2016. Nellyadi Unit won the runners up trophy and the Kodimbala Unit gained the third position.