“In the silence of the heart God speaks” : Rosemary O’Connor & Patrick Sullivan, Salesian Community, Limerick, Ireland

“In the silence of the heart God speaks”    Reflection for 6th Sunday of Easter  In this Sunday’s Gospel Jesus is speaking at the Last Supper about his imminent departure. He says “Those who love me will keep my word, and my Father will love them, and we will come to them and make our home […]

EXAM RESULTS…DON’T BE UPSET

Hey You there! Don’t be  so upset with your dismal performance  in the last Exams.  Take it as a SPELLING MISTAKE in your life… As a spelling mistake doesn’t make a word  disappear from your  song.  Correct it and sing it better next time. Take your failure as a  stepping stone to success next time. I was […]

CAREER GUIDANCE PROGRAMME AT KOHIMA VILLAGE

A CAREER GUIEDANCE PROGRAMME  WAS ORGANISED BY KOHIMA VILLAGE STUDENT UNION ON 23 APRIL IN THE KOHIMA VILLAGE COUNCIL HALL. OVER 200 STUDENTS OF CL. IX TO XII ATTENDED THE SAME.  PROF. AJ SEBASTIAN SDB  GAVE A MOTIVATION TALK EXHORTING THE STUDENTS TO PLAN THEIR  ACADEMIC LIFE  SYSTEMATICALLY BEING DISCIPLINED AND “SMART WORKING”. MR.  VIPRALHOU, FORMER DIRECTOR, […]

Opening the door of faith” by Sr Sarah O’Rourke FMA, Salesian Community, Limerick, Ireland

Opening the door of faith”                                   Reflection for 5th Sunday of Easter As our world continues to face the upheavals of war, migration and economic crises our feelings can be troubled and our faith challenged. Therefore it is encouraging […]

Diasporic Predicament in Jhumpa Lahiri’s “Unaccustomed Earth” : Prof. AJ Sebastian sdb

   Diasporic Predicament  in Jhumpa Lahiri’s  “Unaccustomed Earth” : Prof. AJ Sebastian sdb        Jhumpa Lahiri’s Unaccustomed Earth  consists of eight unique stories on  relationships, multiple identities and human predicaments.  It is my endeavour in this article to trace the  Diasporic predicament in the title story through the garden metaphor.      Though  Diaspora (in Greek, διασπορά […]

Quest for Identity in Jhumpa Lahiri’s Unaccustomed Earth : Prof. AJ Sebastian sdb

Quest for Identity in   Jhumpa Lahiri’s Unaccustomed Earth : Prof. AJ Sebastian sdb  Introduction            Jhumpa Lahiri has  been acclaimed a  dominant diaspora  writer    depicting   the complexities   of  immigrant experience of people in diaspora    in her   Unaccustomed Earth (2008). Theis  collection of stories is a  well   thought-out     addition  to her  oeuvre […]