“I have called you by name, you are mine.” (Isaiah 43:1) is the priestly motto of Dn. Jinugu Vidya Sagar. This year the Province of St. Joseph, Hyderabad is blessed to have one priest. He was ordained by Rt. Rev.

Fr Tom Uzhunnalil visits Don Bosco, Guntur.

On 18 December, 2017, Don Bosco Guntur, the mother house of the Province of St. Joseph, Hyderabad, had an enriching experience with the visit of Rev. Fr. Tom Uzhunnalil sdb. He had been held captive by terrorists for almost 18

Leaders’ Meet at Don Bosco Provincial House

From 20 to 22 November we had the Annual Leaders’ Meet at Don Bosco Provincial House, Hyderabad. All the Rectors, Parish Priests, Center and Commission Heads of the Province gathered at Don Bosco Provincial House, to review the Province Priorities


On 15 November 2017, we had the Celebration of the Salesian Family Day of the Province and the Mission Seminar at St. Michael’s Boys Home, Guntur. A 110 participants representing SDB, FMA, Salesian Cooperators, Past Pupils, MSMHC and SMI participated

Fr Joshtrom Kureethadam – Member of the Vatican Dicastery for Integral Human Development

It is indeed a proud moment for all of us in the Province as Fr Joshtrom Isaac, a Salesian from our Province, professor at the Salesian Pontifical University, Rome, will begin his service at the New Vatican Dicastery for Integral

Telangana State Inter District Championships at Mariapuram, Warangal.

On 22 October 2017, the 63rd School Games Federation, Telangana State Inter District Championship 2017-2018’ were held at Don Bosco Mariapuram Mission Complex Warangal. These competitions witnessed 200 participants from the various districts of Telangana. The district teams vied against

II Annual Retreat Concludes at Don Bosco Provincial House.

On 21 October, Saturday, 45 of our Confreres concluded their Annual Retreat at Don Bosco Provincial House, Hyderabad.  The Annual Spiritual Retreat is one of the most awaited moments during year for every religious. It is a time to take

Volunteers Meet – Hyderabad

On the 8 and 9 of October we had the meet of the Volunteers working in our Navajeevan Centers of Vijayawada and Ramanthapur at Don Bosco Provincial House, Hyderabad. 15 Volunteers from Austria, Germany and Netherlands traced the tracks to

St. John’s Regional Seminary celebrates Annual Children’s Cultural Fest

On 6 August, 2017, the annual cultural fest “Aaduthu Paaduthu” was successfully celebrated for the Children in St John’s Regional Seminary, Kondadaba. It was sight to behold as the house was flooded with around 1000 children and young people from the various

Feast of St. John Maria Vianney at St. John’s Regional Seminary, Kondadaba

St John’s Regional Seminary, Kondadaba celebrated Feast of St. John Maria Vianney on 4 August, 2017. The day was solemnized with the presence of Fr Jakkaiah Balashowry, the Procurator of the Archdiocese of Vishakapatnam, with the presence of Fr Maria Ratnam, Fr Bandanadam