Most Rev. Peter Machado
Bangalore Diocese

Diocesan Youth Director

Fr. Anil D'sa SDB
Bangalore Diocese

Diocesan Youth Director

Fr. Vivian Richard
YCS/YSM Director Bangalore Diocese

Bangalore Diocese


ICYM Bangalore Elects New Youth Leaders for the Archdiocese
Indian Catholic Youth Movement (ICYM) of archdiocese of Bangalore elected new office bearers for the year 2021 – 2023 on 27 th November 2021 at Palana Bhavana, Bangalore. More+

Kolar Deanery Hosts Parish Youth Leaders’ Meet
“A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.” John C. Maxwell. A one day deanery level Paris Youth Leaders’ Meet was held at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Kolara More+

KGF Deanery Hosts Parish Youth Leaders’ Meet
Youth Leaders Training program at KGF deanery was held in St. Joseph’s Church, Susaipalyam on 19th September 2021. All the eight parishes of KGF deanery sent their youth leaders for the programme. More+

ICYM Basilica Deanery Youth Leaders Pledge themselves to be Active in the Church
Youth Leaders Training program at Basilica deanery was held in Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Halasur on Saturday 18th September 2021. More+

Youth Leaders of ICYM Cathedral Deanery were Applauded
Rev.Fr. John Rose (Dean of Cathedral Deanery & the parish priest of the Ascension Church) applauded the youth leaders of his deanery for coming together as deanery for the Parish Youth Leaders More+

Bangalore Archdiocese honours 102 Youth Covid Warriors
Bangalore: YuvaChethana, the Youth Commission of the Archdiocese of Bangalore on Sunday honoured 102 covidvolunteers at PaalannaBhavana, Bangalore.. More+

Bangalore Archdiocesan Youth Observe ICYM Day
Bangalore 7 February 2021:   Indian Catholic Youth Movement (ICYM) of Bangalore Archdiocese celebrated the feast of St Gonsalo Gracia the patron of ICYM as the ICYM day on 7th February 2021... More+

Archbishop of Bangalore Releases Yuva Vani / Youth Voice a Youth Bulletin
Bangalore 31 January 2021:   Most Rev. Dr. Peter Machado, the Archbishop of Bangalore released the youth bulletin Yuva Vani on the occasion of the ICYM (Indian Catholic Youth Movement) Bangalore... More+

Redemptorist Youth Ministry Head Invites Youth to be Disciples and be Committed
Bangalore 24 January 2021:   17 January 2021Bangalore: Bangalore archdiocesan youth coordinators of 7 urban deaneries had come together on Sunday 24 January 2021... More+

LEAD Programme for the Youth for Bangalore
17 January 2021 :   17 January 2021Bangalore: Yuva Chethana the Bangalore Archdiocesan Youth Commission hosted LEAD (Leadership Enhancement... More+

Vlogmas Award Ceremony at St Patrick’s Church Bangalore
10 January 2021:   Yuva Chethana the Bangalore Archdiocesan Youth commission organized VLOGMAS Award ceremony on 10 January 2021 at St Patrick’s Church, Bangalore... More+

Lenten Retreat at Catholic Club
6th March, 2020:   Catholic club Bangalore organized Lenten Retreat for its members on Friday 6 th March 2020. Mrs. Sameera Fernades... More+

Neerathon 2020
23rd February, 2020:   The KRCBC- Youth Commission in collaboration with St. Joseph’s College (Autonomous) organized “RUN FOR WATER” a special event... More+

ICYM “You Connect” in Bangalore
23rd June, 2019 :   Indian Catholic Youth Movement Mangalore Diocese in collaboration with Federation of Konkani Catholic Association hosted “ You Connect ” in view of gathering... More+

Minutes of the 22nd ICYM Karnataka Regional Council Meeting
9th December, 2018 :   The 22 nd Karnataka Regional ICYM Council Meeting was held on 9 th December 2018 at the KROSS Centre, Bangalore. More+

14th July, 2018 :   To celebrate the FIFA cup, ICYM organised the ICYM CUP on 14 th July at St. Francis Xavier’s Cathedral. The registrations opened at 10:00 am where more than 45 parishes participated and 55 teams More+

KRCBC Youth Commission (KRYC) Unites all the Youth Movements
5th March, 2018: Karnataka Regional Catholic Bishops’ Council – Youth Commission had its first General Body meeting bringing together all the catholic youth movements... More+

ICYM Hosts Bangalore Reach Out 2018
28th January, 2018: Reach out 2018, the annual sports event held at Maria Niketan grounds, Bangalore witnessed youth groups from 40 different parishes all over Bangalore... More+

KRYC Core Committee Meeting
8th January, 2018: The Coordinators and presidents of the regional movement met at KRYC office, Bangalore on 7 January 2018. The Karnataka Regional Youth Commission (KRYC)... More+

Bangalore Youth Commission Hosts Youth Leadership Training and ICYM Elections
5th November, 2017 :   The Archdiocesan Youth Commission, organized a Two-Day Leadership Training for the Youth Leaders of our Archdiocese. 87 dynamic and creative young people registered... More+

Taize prayer Experience at Don Bosco Church, Bangalore
22nd September, 2017 : Bosco Youth at Lingarajpura, Bangalore organized Taize prayer on 21 September for the parish youth at Don Bosco Church Hall. More+

KRCBC (Karnataka Regional Catholics Bishops’ Council) Commissions’ Meeting
15th September, 2017 : KRCBC (Karnataka Regional Catholics Bishops’ Council) Commissions’ Meeting was held on 13-14 September 2017 at KROSS Bangalore. President of the KRCBC... More+

ICYM Regional Council & Pastoral Plan preparation Meeting at Bangalore
28th August, 2017 :   The 19th ICYM Regional Council and Pastoral Plan preparation meeting was held on 26 August 2017 at NBCLC, Bangalore. The meeting began with an inaugural programme... More+

CAT Programme for the New Directors
10 June, 2017: CAT (Chaplains & Animators Training) Programme was organized at KROSS, Bangalore by the CBCI Youth Council from 1 to 10 June 2017. The programme More+

Evaluation Meeting of National Youth Convention-2017
12 March, 2017 : Evaluation of National Youth Convention-2017 from REXCO and Abide members of Karnataka took Place at Regional Youth Office. The meeting started with... More+

Archdiocesan Youth Leadership Training and Elections
21st Sep, 2014 : Every two years a new team of young vibrant leaders take charge of serving and leading the Archdiocesan youth to have a personal experience of Jesus... More+

Encounter Jesus – Youth Retreat
9th March, 2014 : ICYM and Holy Ghost Youth teamed up to bring 350 youth together for a fascinating day of prayer and reflection. March 9th 2014 was a special day ... More+

Gloria 2013 – An ICYM Bangalore Christmas Concert
15th December, 2013 : The Archdiocesan Youth Commission celebrated Christmas with a colorful exhibition of song and dance at GLORIA 2013 a Christmas Concert... More+


Rekindling the Founding Fire Reviving YCS/YSM in Archdiocese of Bangalore
23rd June, 2018 :   Young Christian Students/ Young Students Movement (YCS/YSM) has a long standing history in Bangalore, in fact the movement More+

YCS Regional Programme
18th September, 2017 : The RTS (Regional Team of Students) of YCS/YSM had a two day “Live In” Programme on 16th - 17th September at Don Bosco... More+

Report of ICYM - Youth, YCS/YSM commissions
Reach Out 2015 The Annual Sports fest – Reach Out 2015 was held at Maria Niketan Grounds on January 25th and 26th 2015. Competitions in Soccer, Volley Ball and Throw ball for boys and girls were held where about 2000 youth participated in a week end of fun and togetherness... More+

Report of ICYM - Youth, YCS/YSM Commissions July 2011
Bangalore Diocese, Sep. 22: Report of ICYM - Youth, YCS/YSM commissions July 2011 More+