🕓 September 17, 2010
Kuwait, Sep 17: Kanajar Welfare Association, Kuwait celebrated Monthi Feast,
the festival of the Nativity of Mother Mary. Kanajareans gathered in large numbers at
the residence of Mr.Anil & Mrs. Reshma Britto, prominent members of KWAK.
The program started at 12 noon with KWAK President Henry Britto welcoming the gathering. Gen. Secretary Mr. Edward D'Souza conducted the prayer which was followed by children showering flowers with the singing of the famous Konkani hymn 'Sakkad Sangatha Melyan'.
Melwyn Mascarenhas conducted several games. Prizes were given away to the winners by
the visiting guest Mrs. Juliana Barboza, Founder President Mr. Lawrence Saldanha, Ex-Presidents
Antony Miranda, Melwyn Mascarenhas and by Benedict Saldanha, John D'sa and Inas Menezes,
Mrs. Leena Fernandes.
Special food was prepared by the members and was served in a traditional way on 'Shirothi'. A total of 17 different varieties of vegetable dishes were served.
Gen Secretary Mr.Edward D'Souza gave the vote of thanks. The Day concluded with Thanksgiving and hoping to have more such gatherings to strengthen Kanajareans bringing us more closer.