MUSCAT: The Muscat Mar Gregorios Orthodox Maha Edavaka (MGOME)’s Orthodox Christian Youth Forum (OCYM), has once again come forward to organize Malayalam classes for the children who do not understand their native language, during the summer vacation.
Titled ‘Madhuramenna Malayalam’, the language classes will be held on June 21, 28 and July 5, 12, 2019 (on Fridays) at the Muscat Maha Edavaka, Ruwi.
MGOME Vicar/President Fr Mathai Palath and Associate Vicar Fr Bejoy Varghese, launched the classes after the holy liturgy on June 21, Friday, by lighting a traditional lamp and heralded the beginning of knowledge.
Among those present were John Thomas, MGOME Honorary Trustee, Sabu Chandy, Co-Trustee, and Pradeep Varghese, Honorary Secretary, along with Biju Mathew OCYM Vice President, and Akash Mathew Varghese, Secretary.
Leading Malayalam language experts based in Muscat and from India will help conduct the classes for the diaspora children
The timings will be held on all the four days from 9:30 am to 10:30 am.
The one-hour classes will feature learning alphabets, reading, poetry, traditional songs and literary studies.
Those interested to take part may contact MGOCYM Convenors Biju John GSM 9821 9404, Twinkle Varghese GSM 9395 7897, Anish John GSM 9397 7668 or Jith Mathew Vattiyani GSM 9708 2914.
MGOME Vicar/President and Associate Vicar urged all the children to make maximum use of the language classes.