Pathanamthitta: The padayatra in relation with the commemoration of the 63rd feast of Servant of God Archbishop Mar Ivanios started from Ranni- Perunnadu. On 14 July 2016, it will be reached the Tomb of Mar Ivanios at St. Mary’s Cathedral, Pattom, Trivandrum. The Padayatra was led by the Malankara Catholic Youth Movement.
The Holy Qurbono was celebrated by His Beatitude Moran Mor Baselios Cardinal Cleemis Catholicos on 10 July 2016. His Beatitude blessed the Vallikurishu and inaugurated the Padayatra. His Beatitude handed over the book “Theerthadana Padayatra Anubhavakurippukal,” published by the MCYM, eparchy of Pathanamthitta, to His Excellency Most Rev. Dr Thomas Mar Anthonios OIC.
His Excellency Most Rev. Dr Thomas Mar Anthonios OIC, the curia bishop, Rev. Fr Thomas Kayyalackkal (Director of MCYM), Rev. Fr Sebastian Kizhakethil (Director of Pathanamthitta Parish) Jobin Enos, Jijo Kunjumon and Reny Raj gave leadership to Padayatra.