Platinum Jubilee Celebrations of M.H.P.S

Maryknoll Higher Primary School, Barkur celebrated its Platinum Jubilee on Friday, 18 December. In the morning a short program was held in the school premises having Fr. Valerian Mendonca as the chief guest, who is also the school’s correspondent, With flag hoisting and prize distribution, the program was auspiciously graced by Mr. B. Srinivas Shettigar, the industrialist. Mr. Eric Cornelio, Mr.Ivon Rebello, the office bearer of St Peter’s Association, Barkur-Mumbai and Mrs.Lalitha C.R.P were present. 

Posted/Pic by: Franklin Fernandes Posted Date : 20/12/2015

Invitation to Platinum Jubilee Celebrations of MHPS

Posted/Pic by: Franklin Fernandes Posted Date : 14/12/2015

19th Death Anniversary of Fr Alfred Roche

Posted/Pic by: Franklin Fernandes Posted Date : 14/12/2015

Nashibacho Khell

The shooting of the upcoming Konkani Movie 'Nashibacho Khell' took place in different locations of Barkur. Finishing the week long schedule of shooting, the team lead by the Director Mr Harry Fernandes has now moved to Mangalore. Later on the remaining part of the movie will be shot in Mumbai.

Posted/Pic by: Franklin Fernandes Posted Date : 18/11/2015

Saamuhika Go-Puja in Barkur

Saamuhika Go-Puje organised in Barkur. News in the form of Pictures

Posted/Pic by: Franklin Fernandes Posted Date : 12/11/2015

Claud Nite enchants Mumbai on 27th anniversary of St Peter Association(Barkur) Mumbai

Fans of Konkani music had a memorable day on Wednesday November 11 as noted singer Claud D'Souza, who was on a sabbatical, was back on the stage to enthrall the large gathering at Bhaidhas hall, Vile Parle west, in the first of the six musical shows to be held in Mumbai.

Posted/Pic by: Courtesy Daijiworld Media Posted Date : 12/11/2015

Udupi: Bollywood fame Harry Fernandes from Barkur directs Konkani movie Noshibacho Khell

The muhurat for the upcoming Konkani film 'Noshibacho Khell' directed by Bollywood - Bhojpuri - Marathi fame Harry Fernandes, written and produced by Henry D'Silva Suratkal, under the banner of Kanarites Youth Association, Mumbai Films Pvt Ltd (KYAM) was held near Moodhadu Kudru, Barkur here on Saturday November 7.

Posted/Pic by: Courtesy Daijiworld Media Posted Date : 08/11/2015

Barkur bags Second Runners Up at the Prestigious 12th Konkani Singing Competition Pangala

The talented team of singers from Barkur, lead by Mr Eric Soans Barkur, bagged a place for second year in a row, in the Prestigious 12th edition of Konkani Singing Competition held at Pangala, organized by I.C.Y.M Pangala.

Posted/Pic by: Franklin Fernandes Posted Date : 26/10/2015


Be it the history of the world or the history of a nation, it must be always the history of a few.  Just as we measure the height of the Himalayas by the height of Mt. Everest, we are compelled to judge the individuals by the knowledge one has.  Babu Shiva Poojary is one among those few.

Posted/Pic by: Shekar A Amin Barkur Posted Date : 24/10/2015

Near Barkur a temple where spirits of dead unite through marriage

We know about living people getting married. Rarely we hear about marriages of girls with banana trees to ward off evil. There are also incidents in which marriages of frogs, donkeys etc are organized to appease the gods in an effort to get rainfall.

Posted/Pic by: Courtesy Posted Date : 16/10/2015

Memorial Souvenir
Pedruchi Chavi June 2016
A Prayer Petition
Best Wishes
All The Best Ashish Andrade Ashish Andrade
Ashish Andrade Read More
Happy birthday to Aaron Pais Aaron Pais
Aaron Pais Read More
Alice Sequeira (78), Barkur
Born :
Passed away : February 19, 2019
Read More
Sr Marie Nelly AC (74)
Born :
Passed away : Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Read More