Pics by Allister Attur

Karkala, Jan 28 :  The annual feast of St Lawrence Minor Basilica, Attur, began on Sunday, January 27 with the theme ‘I am holy, so you also be holy’.

The first day festive Mass was specially offered for the children. Dr Aloysius Paul D’Souza, bishop emeritus, diocese of Mangaluru was the main celebrant of the festive Mass. Fr Denis D’Sa, dean, Shirva deanery, Fr Stephen D’Souza, director, Divya Jyothi, diocese of Udupi, Fr Joswey Fernandes, dean, Karkala deanery and other priests from Udupi diocese were the con-celebrants.