10th Year Ganeshothvasa Celebration by Shettigar Industries

Shettigar Industries owned by Mr Srinivas Shettigar organised a grand three days celebration of Saarvajanika Ganeshothsava to mark their 10th year Anniversary of the event. Variety of programs were organised including performances by the group of Kannada Film Industry's Veteran Actor, known for his comedy roles, popularly recognised by people by name 'Tennis Krishna"


The final day occasion of ‘Jalasthambhana’ was graced by Dr Veerendra Hegde Dharmasthala, Congress Leader Vinay Kumar Sorake, Former MLA Raghupathi Bhat, SP Annamalai and other dignitaries. The event proved to be one of the iconic Ganeshothsava Celebrations in and around Barkur.


Below is the detailed description of the event in the form of pictures.

Posted/Pic by: Pics Courtesy Subhanu Studio Barkur Posted Date : 22/09/2015

Saarvajanika Ganapathi Vigraha Prasthistapane all over Barkur

www.barkuronline.com will bring you the complete coverage of Saarvajanika Ganeshothsava Celebrations all over Barkur region, to be held in coming days starting today. Below are the few pictures Ganapathi Prathistapane in different places. Team barkuronline.com wishes each one of you a Happy and Blessed festival of Ganesha Chathurthi.

Posted/Pic by: Franklin Fernandes Posted Date : 17/09/2015

Kuwait Brahmavar Welfare Association Celebrates Monthi Fest 2015

'Monthi Fest' birthday of Our beloved Mother Mary was celebrated with devotion and grandeur by Kuwait Brahmavar Welfare association (KBWA) with their family and friends on 11th September at Indian Community School, Khaitan.

Posted/Pic by: Info by Vinod Lewis Posted Date : 15/09/2015

Cooking Without Fire Competition by ICYM Barkur

ICYM Barkur Unit conducted Cooking Without Fire competition for the Parishioners for the occasion of Nativity of Mary Festival. A competition where, contestants need to prepare dishes without using Fire or any electronic equipment. A tricky competition where the parishioners were found competing with great enthusiasm.

The competition was judged by Mr Denis Rodrigues of Rodrigues caterers Sasthan and Mrs Ivy Lobo of Joy Caterers Brahmavar. The winners of the Competition were,

1.    Eugine Quadros and Team.
2.    Saritha Dias and Team.
3.    Michelle Andrade and Team.


The competition ended with the valedictory function which was presided by the director of the unit Fr Valerian Mendonca. President Akshay Dias welcomed the gathering. Fr Valerian Mendonca delivered the presidential address. Judges of the event were presented with the mementoes. Winners were presented with the prizes. Secretary Raina Rodrigues delivered vote of thanks.

Franklin Fernendes compered  the entire event.

Posted/Pic by: Franklin Fernandes Posted Date : 14/09/2015

Nativity of Mary Feast Celebrations in Barkur

Posted/Pic by: Kishoo Barkur/ Franklin Fernandes Posted Date : 08/09/2015

An Appeal from Maryknoll H.P.S on the Ocassion of Platinum Jubilee Celebrations

Posted/Pic by: Franklin Fernandes Posted Date : 03/09/2015

Alumni Meet of Maryknoll H P School

Maryknoll Higher Primary School, Barkur, was founded by Fr Marian F. C. Castelino in 1940, seven years prior to our Independence, with a view to provide education to the people of Barkur and the neighbourhood. The school completes 75 years during the current year. It is time to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee of the school. It has been decided to celebrate the Jubilee on Friday, December 18, 2015.

Posted/Pic by: Franklin Fernandes Posted Date : 24/08/2015

ICYM Barkur Won Second Place in Deanery Level Singing Competion

ICYM Kallianpur Deanery and Milagres Cathedral unit organized deanery level “ Yuva Yekthar – 2015” at Milagres Tri-centenary Hall, Kallianpur on Sunday, 23rd August, 2015.

Posted/Pic by: Franklin Fernandes Posted Date : 24/08/2015

All India Radio Recording in Barkur

All India Radio, Mangalore team were in Barkur to record programs for their Konkani Section. A team of four members lead  by Mrs Florine Roche came down to Barkur to get the recordings done. They set up their recording studio in the mini hall of newly built Parochial House, St Peter Church Barkur and the recordings were smoothly conducted. There were five sets of progams respectively performed by Women's Association (Stree Sanghatan) Barkur Church Unit, Kamath Family (Durga Traders) representing the women of GSB Community, Fr Valerian Mendonca(Parish Priest), Eric Soans Barkur and ICYM Barkur Unit. Everyone performed with enthusiasm and 5 programs running upto two hours were recorded within the span of 5 hours. Team All India Radio were with all praises for the efforts and enthusiasm of the Barkurians.

Posted/Pic by: Franklin Fernandes Posted Date : 20/08/2015

Independence Day Celebrations

The 69th Independence Day of our Nation was celebrated in Barkur with the spirit of patriotism. Having the feeling of being fortunate to be living in Independent and Free India and being thankful to the freedom fighters who made this possible, people of Barkur the elders, youth and children participated in the celerations with great enthusiasm. Below are the few pictures.

Posted/Pic by: Franklin Fernandes Posted Date : 15/08/2015

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