[127 words] 14 young men begin pre-novitiate AZIMGONJ, 12 June, (Biswajit Molla) – Fourteen Pre-novices hailing from various states of Eastren India: Bengal, Odisha and Jharkhand, started their preparation for novitiate at Savio Bhavan, 1st June. The year-long formation period has the motto: “Bloom where you are planted,” said Rector of Savio Bhavan Fr Samuel Mondal explaining the training programme for 2013-14. In the evening of the same day the candidates carrying diyas (lighted candels) processed to the altar offering themselves to the Lord symbolically at the Holy Eucharist. -One of the pre-novices said, “ We are happy to be in the company of community members ,and under the patronage of ST;Dminic Savio.” – -“Presnt group of pre-novices I find them very enthuciastic and hard working.Theybasically happy and spontaneous.”Says Fr,Rector During Gospel, they enacted the parable of the talents (Mt :25:14-30) The Rector thanked the pre-novices on behalf of the Community, “for the generous gift of themselves to the Lord and Salesian mission.” Some 13 Salesians from the neigbouring Don Bosco Welfare Centre and parish community joined the pre-novices for dinner.


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