Dr.Geevarghese Mar Osthathios and poetess Sugathakumari received Nilackal Ecumenical Award
- Senior Metroplolitan of Malankara Orthodox Syrain Church Dr.Geevarghese Mar Osthathios received this year's Nilackal Ecumenical Award at a grand function organized by Nilackal Ecumenical Trust at Kanjirappally on 23rd October 2009. Nilackal Religious Harmony award was received by poetess Sugathakumari at the same function. Both the awards were given away by Catholicos Designate Poulose Mar Milithios Metroplolitan of Malankara Orthodox Syrain Church. The meeting was inaugurated by Hon.PWD Minister Mr.P.J.Joseph and presided over by Kanjirappally Bishop Mar Mathew Arackal. Dr.Zacharias Mar Theophilos Saffragon Metropolitan, Bishop Thomas Samuel, Nilackal Trust Secretary Rev.Dr.Antony Nirappel, Imam Naushad Moulavi, Fr.George Alunkal, Anto Antony MP, Alphonse Kannanthanam MLA, Former M.G.University Vice Chancellor Dr.A.T.Devasia, A.K.C.C.President M.D.Joseph Manniparampil and St.Antony's College of International Studies Principal Raju Markose offered falicitations.
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