Jan 31 is celebrated by the Salesians of Don Bosco all over the world as Don Bosco Day commemorating the death of the saint on Jan. 31, 1888.
All the staff, children, friends and benefactors, past pupils and members of the Salesian family will meet at Don Bosco Palluruthy for the celebrations which will begin with the Holy Eucharist presided over by Archbishop emeritus Francis Kallarackal at 10.30 a.m.
There will be a colourful presentation of cultural items by the children at 11.45 a.m. This will be followed by a hearty lunch!
Mrs. Soumini Jain, the mayor of Cochin Corporation will be the chief guest.