Seminar on Spirituality a Paradox of Addiction
On the 1oth of February 2018, Dr. Ashok Bedi MD Jungian Psychoanalyst and Fr. Joe H Pereira Founder Managing Trustee conducted a Seminar at Kripa Foundation, Mount Carmel Church Hall Bandra from 3 pm to 6.30pm.
At the registration more than 150 had attended the seminar, which included students of Psychology, Students of MSW, Students of Counselling, Staff of Kripa, Recovering Addicts, Religious nuns and clergy, Members of Al Anon and Guest from as far as China and Switzerland.
The Program commenced with a prayer by Fr. Joe and Wishes on from all on the Birthday of Dr. Bed After the keynote note address Fr. Joe Pereira, Dr Bedi took over and kept the audience spell bound explain the book: The Spiritual Paradox of Addiction: Fr. Joe gave Holistic dimension with the concept of Yoga as to Mend the body back to life. Fr Joe and Dr Bedi also introduce the publishers of the book Fr. Joby and Fr. Joseph Tirkey, the printing press partners from St. Paul's Printing Press.. Fr Joby spoke as to how although coming from long distance how the still managed to connect the East and the West, and thanked Fr. Joe and Dr Bedi for all their cooperation in getting the book together.
A short film of Fr. Joe on Yoga was screened after which , the floor was left open for Question and Answer to which Dr. Bedi and Fr. Joe answered the queries.
The programme concluded by 6.30pm with a warm thank you from the newly appointed Managing Trustee Fr. Cajetan Menezes.
A participation certificate was issued to all those who had attended signed by Dr. Ashok Bedi MD and Fr. Joe H Pereira.
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