CHELAD, KOTHAMANGALAM: The feast of Yaqu'b Burdhono and Retreat will be held at St. Stephen's Bes - Ania Jacobite Syrian Orthodox Valiya Pally, here from Nov 20 - 28. H.B Catholicose Dr. Baselios Thomas I will inaugurate retreat on Nov 20, Saturday. Sri.K. Mathai Thrikalathoor, V.Rev. Gabriel Ramban, V.Rev. E.C.Varghese corepiscopa, Rev.Fr.Paulose Parakara, Rev.Fr. Andrews Chiravathara, Rev. Fr. Shammi Eramangalam will lead the retreat.
Metropolitan of Angamaly region His Grace Dr. Mor Sevarious Abraham will celebrate Holy Qurbono on Nov.21, Honavar Mission Metropolitan His Grace Mor Anthonios Yaqu'b will celebrate Holy Qurbono on Nov. 26(thekkekurishu), Friday. Metropolitan of Mylapore & Delhi Dioceses His Grace Mor Osthathiose Issac will celebrate Holy Qurbono on Nov 28, Saturday, which is the main day of the feast.
Chelad St. Stephen's Bes-Ania Church is one among the few churches in Malankara, where the Holy relics of Yaqu'b Burdhono is installed by the holy hands of Saint Parumala Mor Gregorious Kochu Thirumeni.