Karnataka Regional Youth Commission

Karnataka Regional Youth Commission (KRYC) is under the leadership of Karnataka Regional Catholic Bishop's Council (KRCBC). Most Rev. Dr. Peter Machado, Archbishop of Bangalore is the President of KRCBC and also the president of KRYC.

It is one of the 22 Regional Commissions of the KRCBC. Most Rev. Dr. Henry D’Souza, Bishop of Bellary Diocese is the Chairman of the Karnataka Regional Youth Commission and Most Rev. Mar Joseph Arumachadath Bishop of Bhadravathi is the joint-chairman. Read More


I greet you most warmly and thank you for being friends of Christ and his Church! You are the present and the future of the Church. The Church has great hopes in you, because you bring energy, vitality and dreams for tomorrow.
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Fr. Lourd Raj

Regional Youth Director

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Karnataka Regional Youth Commission (KRYC) is the one of well organized Commissions in Karnataka, India. Having a Secretary as a full timer is another blessing for the Commission. In the beginning, it was not an easy road to walk, now it is formed into a good shape, it is because of many people`s sweat and struggle like Bishops, Priests, Religious and surly youth of Karnataka who have worked hard and working still.
Under the banner of ICYM and YCS/YSM it has touched even remote parishes and schools of Karnataka, later there were other youth movements came into existence in order to serve the youth.

Karnataka Region

Sr.Magdalene Packianathan
Regional Youth lady Animator
Nevin Antony
Terrence Levy Crasta
Vice President 1
Riwa Angel D'souza
Vice President 2
Arul Vincent
Male Representative
Milagrin L. Saldahana
Female Representative
Martina J
Ajith J
Joint Secretary 1
Joint Secretary 2
Mr Daniel Francis
Joint Secretary 3
Linu Daniel
Tom Shaju Manjaly
Allan Wilfred
Spokes Person
Royston Dias
Program Coordinator
Deepthi Sophia
MIJARC Coordinator
Fr Anil Dsa SDB
DYD Representative
Sr Blessy
DYLA Representative

Karnataka Region

Sr Molly Illickal
Joint Secretary
YCS/YSM Karnataka Region
Briston Mario Rodrigues
Vance Rion D'souza
Vice President
Steena Olivia
Girl Representative
Annie Lobo
General Secretary
Amulya Olivera
Ashton D'souza
Augustine Neil
Evisha D'mello

Event Calendar

4, Feb 2022

International Day of Human Fraternity

2, Mar 2022

Ash Wednesday

17, Apr 2022

Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord

2, Mar 2022

Ash Wednesday

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20th Aug

International Youth Day Celebration At Holy Rosay Church

Holy Rosary Church celebrated International youth day on 20th Sunday August 2023 at Venkatal,under the guidance of Fr.GregoryMariyappa the Parish

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29th July

Youth Animators & Leaders Training Programme 29th July 2023, at Sevalaya, Belgaum

The ICYM Belgaum Diocese organized a Youth Animators and Leaders Training Programme on

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16th July 2023

World Day of Elderly and Grandparents

“Let us honor them, neither depriving ourselves of their company nor depriving them of ours. We may never allow the elderly to be cast aside.”

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9th July 2023

ICYM Central Council: Lead, Learn, Explore, Apply and Develop

When educating the minds of our youth, we must not forget to educate their hearts – Dalai Lama.

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8th July 2023

ICYM Central Council participates in 'Know your Worth'- a session on Small Christian Community's

"When you live for Jesus and You love people,

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