OBSERVANCE OF INTERNATIONAL LITERACY DAY

SEPTEMBER 8, 2021, 9.00 AM The Bible Society of India had the privilege to observe the “International Literacy Day” throughout our offices in India.   Imagine how different our life would be if we had never learned to read or write or understand any writing.  For millions of people in the developing world, this is the…

OBSERVANCE OF INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE

The United Nations General Assembly had declared 21st September as International Day of Peace. It is observed to be a day of global ceasefire and non-violence. Currently, we see political turmoil, violence and war in Afghanistan and between Israel and Palestine and conflicts in different parts of the world. The Bible Society of India came together…

OBSERVANCE OF INTERNATIONAL TRANSLATION DAY

SEPTEMBER-30-2021 Language is a means of communication. The International Translation Day is a special day in the history of translation of the Bibles. It is a day to pay our tribute to the translation work done by our language professionals, and the translators. The task of translation plays an important role in bringing nations together,…

OBSERVANCE OF INTERNATIONAL SIGN LANGUAGES

The Bible Society of India joins the deaf community around the world in celebrating the International Sign Language Day representing more than 70 million people on October 4th, 2021. The theme for this year is “We Sign for Human Rights.”  It is a celebration and voicing with collective efforts of the deaf communities.  Civil society…

BIBLE SOCIETY OF INDIA – ANNUAL PLANNING WORKSHOP 2021

The Publishing and Marketing Department of the Bible Society of India conducted the Annual Planning Workshop 2021 for all the Auxiliaries and Central office for planning and reviewing the Scripture publishing, printing and distribution. The Annual Planning workshop was conducted from 20-24 September 2021 and UBS Publishers Institute was held on 28 & 29 September…

Respecting Boundary: a Gesture for Climate Justice

A reflection on Creation Psalm :104 Introduction:  Climate Justice is a subject matter that is discussed and studied from various perspectives and angles with basic understanding that connects Human Rights, the rights of the Subaltern people and Eco-justice. To reflect on our title “Respecting Boundary: a Gesture for Climate Justice” from a biblical text, I…

75TH INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION

The 75th Independence Day of our Nation was celebrated in all our offices across the Nation and we are thankful to Colleagues for their cooperation.  At the central office it was held at the William Carey Centre, Bangalore on the 15th August 2021 at 07.30 AM.  There was an encouraging response to it from the Staff who…

OBSERVANCE OF INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY

The theme of International Youth Day 2021 is, “Transforming Food Systems: Youth Innovation for Human and Planetary Health,” with the aim of highlighting that the success of such a global effort will not be achieved without the meaningful participation of young people. International Youth Day was observed in all our offices by following the special…

OBSERVANCE OF NATIONAL PROTEST DAY

We are aware that on the 10th of August every year, we remember our demand to include Dalit Christians and Dalit Muslims in the Scheduled Caste list. This year, we have designated it as the National Protest Day to protest against this injustice meted out to a section of Indian citizens. You are also aware…