Residents and Staff of Snehalaya Spread Festive Cheer Amidst Heartwarming Festivities
Manjeswara: December 21, 2023: Snehalaya Psycho-Social Rehabilitation Centre (a unit of Snehalaya Charitable Trust), a prominent institution dedicated to providing support and care to individuals with mental health issues, spread holiday cheer during its vibrant Christmas celebrations held on December 21, 2023. The centre resonated with joy and a festive spirit as residents and staff participated in various colourful activities and heartwarming festivities.
Amid a backdrop of cheerful decorations and twinkling lights, the residents of Snehalaya Psycho-Social Rehabilitation Centre were treated to a delightful day packed with festive events. The celebrations began with an enchanting Christmas skit performance led by talented staff and residents, beautifully capturing the essence of the season.
Team GG 100 is a group of talented musicians and singers who have managed to capture the essence of Christmas through their beautiful Christmas carols. Their renditions have become a staple in many households during the holiday season, with their angelic voices and heartfelt performances spreading joy to all who listen.
One can’t help but be moved by the heartfelt lyrics and enchanting melodies crafted by Team GG 100. They perfectly capture the spirit of Christmas, reminding us of the importance of love, family, and togetherness during this special time of the year. Listening to their carols creates a cosy and magical atmosphere, as if we were transported to a winter wonderland where dreams come true.
Similarly, Urban Groove has also contributed to the festive celebrations with their energetic and captivating dance performances. Their dances are a fusion of different genres, incorporating elements of hip-hop, contemporary, and jazz to create a unique and exciting experience for the audience.
Urban Groove’s dances perfectly complement the Christmas spirit, as they exude joy, enthusiasm, and limitless energy. Their choreography tells a story, conveying the excitement and anticipation that come with the holiday season. Whether it’s a traditional Christmas-themed dance or a modern interpretation, Urban Groove never fails to deliver a performance that leaves the audience in awe.
The collective talent and dedication of Team GG 100 and Urban Groove bring the magic of Christmas to life. Their beautiful carols and captivating dances inspire joy and bring people together, fostering a sense of unity and love during the holiday season. The uplifting melodies and impressive choreography have the power to create unforgettable moments, filling our hearts with warmth and happiness.
Beyond delightful food and decor, the true essence of the event was the collective warm spirit shared among residents and staff. Volunteers and donors made significant contributions, providing gifts and contributions that not only brought smiles to faces but also spread hope and love to those who needed it.
Bro. Joseph Crasta, the director of the Snehalaya Psycho-Social Rehabilitation Centre, highlighted the importance of such celebrations in the lives of residents. He said, “Christmas festivities provide an opportunity to strengthen the emotional well-being of our residents, helping them rebuild their lives with renewed hope. It is incredibly rewarding to witness the joy on their faces and feel the spirit of Christmas.”
The chief guests were Rasheed Vitla, founder of Friends Charitable Trust ®️ Mangalore, Mr.Yogish V. Salian, proprietor of Ammamma Electronics Thokkottu, and Mr. Titus Noronha, proprietor of Rahul Advertisers Mangalore.
The guests of honour were Mrs. Gean Lavina Monterio, The President of Manjeswaram Grama Panchayath; Mr. Stany Bela (Production Director, Daiji World TV); Rev. Fr. Cyril D Souza (Chaplain of Snehalaya); Mr. Stany Fernades and Mrs. Vidya Fernades, Bharin; Mr. Vincent Jerome D Silva and Mrs. Sylvia Rita D Silva; and Mr. Denzil Monis and Mrs. Marita Monis, Kuwait.
As the celebrations draw to a close, Snehalaya Psycho-Social Rehabilitation Centre extends its heartfelt gratitude to all the individuals and organisations that joined hands to make this event a success. With their continued support, the centre remains committed to providing the care and rehabilitation necessary to help residents lead fulfilling lives, not only during Christmas but throughout the year.