24th to 27th October, 2019 : "Every plant that is planted grows. But even after seeing that growth why don't the humans grow?” was the thought provoking question raised by the chief guest Poojya Sri Nijagunaprabhu Thontadarya Swamigalu at the Yuvajanothsava held at Bellari on 24 th to 27 th October, 2019. Speaking on the occasion he said that a Christian is an Indian, a Lingayat is an Indian and what is needed in our nation is love.
The Yuvajanothsava was inaugurated by watering the sapling. Among the invited chief guests were Rt Rev. Bp Geevarghese Bishop of Puttur diocese, Rt Rev. Bp Anthonyswamy bishop of Chikmagalur diocese, Sri Allam Veerbhadrappa, MLC and Sri KC Kondiah, MLC. The President of Yuvajanothsava Rt Rev. Bp Henry D’Souza called on the youth to awake and arise in order to preserve the environment, to improve the land and the society. The Vicar General V. Rev. Fr Anthony Raj P. welcomed the gathering. All the diocesan directors of 14 dioceses were present for the occasion. Ms Deepti compered the programme. Mr Jai Joseph proposed vote of thanks.