Manjanikkara : The annual Manjanikkara church festival and 78th dhukrono feast of Patriarch St. Elias-III began at Manjanikkara, near here, on Sunday Feb 07.
Abbott of Manjanikkara Mor Ignatius Dayaro and Metropolitan of Simhasana Churches & Institutions in India, Mor Dionysius Geevarghese hosted the flag for the feast.
Mar Dionysius will inaugurate the religious convention at 7.30 p.m. on Monday. Geevarghese Mar Athanasius Metropolitan will deliver the religious discourse.
Arch Bishop of Aleppo, Mor Gregorios Yohanna Ibrahim will arrive as the the patriarchal delegate for this year's feast on 11 Feb 07.
SOCM News Bureau - Manjanikkara