My journey to the “Land of the Rising Sun”

My journey to the “Land of the Rising Sun”

Japan– the land of the Rising Sun, the country of the Samurai and Anime, the home of the highest technologies and the brightest culture and rituals. Japan is a mysterious place full of exceptional charm and attraction. So what is so special about Japan? Let’s take a closer look at this enchanting country.It has been almost four month since I visited Japan for the first time. In fact this visit being my first international trip...

Harmony 2012 - Live from Dubai

Harmony 2012 - Live from Dubai

From Showbiz to Safari: The life and times of Jason Fernandes

From Showbiz to Safari: The life and times of Jason Fernandes

For a young entrepreneur running a successful event management company in Mumbai, an interest in exploring the vast Indian wilderness and capturing spectacular animal shots through his Canon lens seemed like second nature. Such was the passion that drove his deep interests towards wildlife photography. Right from childhood, Jason developed a keen curiosity for understanding nature and wildlife behavior. This was evident from the long hours he would spend watching National Geographic

J R Lobo: With vast administrative experience has a clear vision for Mangalore

J R Lobo: With vast administrative experience has a clear vision for Mangalore

I did not retire as a normal case. It was voluntary retirement. I had another one and half year to go. The reason for retirement was to join politics, mainly because, we as Christians do not have much representation in political field and hence decided to retire and join politics. I thought that with my vast experience in administration I may be able to serve the people in a much...

Sia Kiran and Kaeyn  Ephrem Lobo Smile their way to top honours in ’Cute Kid’ contest

Sia Kiran and Kaeyn Ephrem Lobo Smile their way to top honours in ’Cute Kid’ contest

The eagerly awaited search for the cute kid is finally over. Organized by Bellevision.com as part of its decennial celebration, the ‘Cute Kid’ contest had evoked a lot of interest among the parents who overwhelmingly responded by posting the pictures of their cute kids in the specially designed web-page in Bellevision.com. Response came from different parts of Karnataka, India and the world. It is indeed gratifying that parents, irrespective of their language and community responded whole heartedly by displaying the pictures of their lovely children. Even for the viewers going through the pictures spread over many pages..

Moodubelle: Headmaster Peter Raphael Aranha retires after long service of 37 years

Moodubelle: Headmaster Peter Raphael Aranha retires after long service of 37 years

Headmaster Peter Raphael Aranha who had the distinction of winning the ‘Rashtra Prashasthi’ as the best teacher and who has been working first as an Assistant Teacher for 15 years and thereafter as the Headmaster for 22 years, totaling 37 years of distinguished service in the Church Aided Higher Primary School, Moodubelle retired on October 31, 2012 on reaching 60 years of age. A farewell function in honour of the retiring Headmaster, Peter Raphael Aranha was held in the school..

Dr. Roshan Joy Martis: Climbing the ladder of success through brilliance and research

Dr. Roshan Joy Martis: Climbing the ladder of success through brilliance and research

It is said that the seeds of greatness are sown in the childhood. This dictum can be applied to Roshan Joy Martis, one of the youngsters from Moodubelle who has climbed the ladder of success through inherent brilliance, hard work and research activities. Roshan’s brilliance has been evident right from his school days. His inquisitive mind had created an interest in him in understanding the secrets of nature such as gravity, electro-magnetics, atomic force, etc. As he continued his education in high school and Pre University, Roshan realized the interrelationship between natural principles..

Doha: Gulf Voice of Mangalore 3 Grand Finale - Orson (Kuwait) & Reena (Oman) bag coveted trophy

Doha: Gulf Voice of Mangalore 3 Grand Finale - Orson (Kuwait) & Reena (Oman) bag coveted trophy

Historical event ’Gulf Voice of Mangalore’ season 3 Finals were held at Giwana Hall of Radisson Blu Hotel on 19th October, 2012 at 4.30 pm. MCA establised in 2008, mainly to grow the unity among all Mangaloreans residing in the Gulf region was able to organize the grand event, beyond the expectations of the gulf region as audience from all around the region were unanimous in their opinion, about the grande show in the evening at Qatar.

Udupi: Bishop Gerald Isaac Lobo’s memorable ‘Pura Pravesha’ accompanied by grand procession

Udupi: Bishop Gerald Isaac Lobo’s memorable ‘Pura Pravesha’ accompanied by grand procession

The city of Udupi witnessed the sight that was amazing and filled with reverence as the first Bishop of the newly erected Udupi Dioces, Most Rev. Dr. Gerald Isaac Lobo made a grand entry into the city on his way to his official residence at the Church of Our Lady of Sorrows on Wednesday, October 17, 2012. Having been formally installed on October 15, 2012 as the fist Bishop of the Udupi Diocese at the Milagres Cathedral Ground, Bishop Gerald Lobo chose Wednesday, October 17

Bellevision Cute Kid Contest: Online voting opens today and Your Vote will decide the Winner

Bellevision Cute Kid Contest: Online voting opens today and Your Vote will decide the Winner

The ‘Cute Kid’ Photo Contest which is organized by Bellevision.com on the occasion of its tenth anniversary has received overwhelming support from all over the world. With the end of the first phase of registering photos of ‘cute kids’ in two categories 0-2 years and 2-5 years on October 15, 2012, the second phase of the contest opens at 5 pm from October 16, 2012 with the on line voting by the viewers of bellevision.com.

Udupi: Grand Ceremony marks the inauguration of Udupi Diocese and Installation of Most Rev. Dr. Gerald Isaac Lobo

Udupi: Grand Ceremony marks the inauguration of Udupi Diocese and Installation of Most Rev. Dr. Gerald Isaac Lobo

In one of the most memorable gatherings of thousands of people and in the presence of a number of dignitaries the newly formed Diocese of Udupi was inaugurated and Most Rev. Dr. Gerald Isaac Lobo was installed as the first Bishop of the new diocese on Monday, October 15, 2012 in a grand ceremony that started at 2 pm and ended at 7.30 pm in the huge ground of the Milagres Cathedral.

Rev. Dr. Gerald Isaac Lobo: First Bishop of newly created Udupi Diocese

Rev. Dr. Gerald Isaac Lobo: First Bishop of newly created Udupi Diocese

The date October 15, 2012 will be etched in the history of Udupi Diocese in particular and that of coastal region of India in general as the date on which the Catholics spread over the administrative district of Udupi got their own diocese and the person of the caliber of Rev. Dr. Gerald Isaac Lobo became their first Bishop. This had been the dream of thousands of Catholics since long and time has come to redeem this dream by officially erecting the Diocese of Udupi and formally installing Rev. Dr. Gerald Isaac Lobo as its first Bishop.

Bellevision.com to mark its decennial celebrations with kid’s photo contest

Bellevision.com to mark its decennial celebrations with kid’s photo contest

Bellevision.com is completing 10 years of its glorious existence. To mark this occasion, the executive committee of the website is coming up with a kid’s photo contest in coming months and to announce the results during Children’s day on Nov 14th. The contest will be held in 2 categories, namely for kids aged 0-2 years and 2-5 years. This contest is open to all the people of Karnataka origin residing world over irrespective of cast, creed and religion. 3 prizes will be given to winners in each category..

Project 50: Education Support Fund to support the less fortunate

Project 50: Education Support Fund to support the less fortunate

Bellevision has been supporting economically weaker families to help their children to pursue higher education as well as basic education since the past 10 years. Bellevision considers it as a moral responsibility to support in educating the economically backward and needy students as the knowledge they gain today through formal education will enhance their lives and they can live a better life. Every year Bellevision committee members voluntarily contribute the amount and also seek help from generous people to realize this project.

Abu Dhabi: Mangalore Konkans lifts ISC-ARAB Udupi Throw Ball Trophy

Abu Dhabi: Mangalore Konkans lifts ISC-ARAB Udupi Throw Ball Trophy

Mangalore Konkans Dubai once again proved to be No.1 throw ball team in the region by lifting prestigious indoor ISC-Arab Udupi Throw Ball Trophy beating their closest rival Konkans Dubai in a thrilling match contested very closely. The final match was played neck-to-neck whereas Konkans Dubai played a superb game. There were tensed moments where Mangalore Konkans really fight very hard to get over Konkans Dubai and win the match finally by 15-13,15-11. [Video] [Album]

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