23rd Convocation Program of Dhyanavana
The 23rd Convocation
program of Dhyanavana, International Spirituality Centre, Mysore,
was held on Thursday, March 19th at 6 pm. Prof. Cletus D'souza, M.Sc.,
Ph.D., gave an inspiring convocation address. V. Rev. Fr. Charles
Serrao, Ocd, released the Dhyanavana Silver Jubilee Annual. Most
Rev. Dr. K. A. William, Bishop of Mysore, conferred the Diplomas and
Certificates to 60 student sisters. The Dhyanavana sisters put up a
few cultural items. Many Priests, Religious, Well wishers and
friends attended the function.
DHYANAVANA DAY : SILVER JUBILEE CELEBRATION, September 22, 2019
On Sunday September
22nd, Dhyanavana Silver Jubilee was celebrated at Pushpashrama.
Dhyanavanais an International Institute of Spirituality where the
Carmelite Fathers (OCD) offer nine-months UG and PG Diploma and
Certificate Courses from Teresianum, Pontifical Institute of
Spirituality, Rome; as well as from the University of Mysore
accredited to St. Philomena’s College, Mysore. Since three years we
have also begun M.A. in Holistic Spirituality from the University of
Around 45 priests and 450 religious and lay people participated in
the Holy Eucharist and the Jubilee program. Most Rev. Sebastian
Adayanthrath, New Bishop of Mandya, Fr. Charles Serrao OCD
Provincial and many other dignitaries participated in the function.
Bishop and Fr. Gregory D’Souza OCD, the founder of Dhyanavana were
Dhyanavana Sisters put up a multi cultural program which was well
appreciated. We thank all of you for your support towards Dhyanavana.
Fr. Dominic Vas OCD
INAUGURATION OF THE 23RD DIPLOMA COURSE OF DHYANAVANA:
On Sunday, 30 June, the
23rd Diploma Course in Spirituality of Dhyanavana was inaugurated.
Fr. Pius James OCD Vicar Provincial, was the Main Celebrant of the
Around 125 Priests, Sisters and Friends participated in the
This year we have 52 participants for the Dhyanavana Diploma Course
from all over India from around 30 congregations.
A Seminar on Discernment…
THE ART OF PSYCHO-SPIRITUAL DISCERNMENT IN RELIGIOUS LIFE
CARMELITE SEMINAR AT PUSHPASHRAMA, MYSORE, ON 5-11-2017
Dhyanavana Day 2017
ACADEMIC YEAR AT DHYANAVANA, MYSURU
Participants for One-Month course.
Institution Day Celebration
Birthday Celebration of Fr. Canute
Retreat: May 12 - 18, 2016
Course on Psycho-Spiritual Integration: May 16 - 21, 2016
Leadership Course: May 2 - 14, 2016
Retreat: May 1 - 7, 2016
Retreat: April 24 - 30, 2016
April 10 - 23, 2016: Leadership Course
April 17-23, 2016 Retreat
Working in the Garden