About Barkur

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‘Barkur-on-line Team’ always tries to show-case the best Barkurian ethos and cultural diversity, and every effort is made so is our wish to capture the entire spectrum of Barkur’s vibrant colors. One such effort in line is the below chronology of great events involving our Barkur, over the centuries, which is prepared based on the following records and books published from time to time.

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Personality of the month
Mrs Margaret Sequeira

Mrs Margaret Sequeira


A compassionate Teacher of yesteryears and a crusader against all odds......  


There was a time, then NHSS (National Higher Secondary School) Barkur, had at least 3 – 4 Christian teachers in their staff, in 50’s and 60’s......Today I don’t think the trend continues..... The legendary names like below are just few picks from the long list.......Denis D’Silva, later principal of Manipal Jr. College, JFA Lewis, Leticia Mary D’Sa, Nun sisters – Hilda Carvalho & Hilda Crasta, Albert Picardo, JRM Picardo, Albert Fernandes, Henry Edward Roche- later a known civil Contractor in Bombay, Violet Britto, Benedict D’Souza of Shankerpura, Josephine Vaz of Mabukal, Rudolph Cordero, Richie Cutinha, Augustine D’Lima, George Kannipilly.....as the long list continues.......

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Archie's Corner
Memorial Souvenir
Pedruchi Chavi June 2016
A Prayer Petition
Best Wishes
75th Birthday Zita Gonsalves
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Agnes Carvalho
Born : 69 years
Passed away : 20.09.2016
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