On 15 June 2015, St. Anthony’s Convent Jaigaon was happy to welcome the newly appointed Animator Sr. Lily D’Souza accompanied by Sr. Nirmala Tigga, the Provincial councilor. They were welcomed by the sisters and boarders of ‘Nirmala Niketan’ in a traditional way and with melodious singing.
It was followed by a moment of prayer. Sr. Lily was given a Light representing God’s presence and also was asked to light a lamp to invoke God’s blessing upon her and the new mission.
On the following day the Installation ceremony commenced with a well prepared Morning Prayer. During which the key of the house was handed over to Sr. Lily by Sr. Nirmala, the delegate of Sr. Provincial. It was followed Eucharistic celebration.
The students welcomed Sr. Lily and thanked Sr. Annie Thevarkunnel, the outgoing Animator for her six years of service.