Chairman



Most Rev. Henry D'Souza
Chairman - KRYC
Bishop Bellary



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Blood Donation, Dental and Free Medical Health Check up Camp
ICYM Nainad unit in collaboration with NG Nayan Charitable Trust and Sri Rama Yuvaka Sangha organizes Blood Donation, Dental and Free Medical Health Check up Camp... Read More

ICYM Award Ceremony
26th October, 2018 :   26 October 2018, The ICYM (Indian Catholic Youth Movement) National Youth Awards were given to 17 catholic youth... Read More

ICYM Peruvai Unit celebrates Teachers Day
2nd September, 2018 :   ICYM Peruvai Unit celebrated Teachers Day on Sunday 2nd September 2018 by honouring all teachers of Peruvai Church. Rev Fr Vishal Monis Read More

CCBI Youth Executive Secretaries and Youth Directors Meeting 2018 - Ajmer
25th - 24th August, 2018 : On account of National Dog Day, Anti-Rabies Vaccination Camp was conducted by the youth of Infant Jesus Church, Bantwal on 26th August 2018 in collaboration Read More

ICYM Farla Unit join hands to help Pallottine Father's Minor Seminary
22nd August, 2018 :   Members of ICYM Farla Unit had come together for a cause to help out the Pallottine Fathers Minor Seminary on 22nd August 2018 in Miyar. A total of 14 ICYM members Read More

Paavsa Khel - 2018
15th July, 2018 :   ICYM Bajpe Unit organised " Paavsa Khel - 2018 " on July 15th 2018 at 01:00 PM in St. Joseph PU College Grounds, Bajpe. Read More

Report on Vanamahotsava - 2018
8th July, 2018 :   ICYM Moodabidri Unit celebrated Vanamahotsava - 2018 by distributing saplings on 8th July 2018 at Corpus Christi Church, Moodbidri. V. Rev. Fr. Paul Sequeira Read More

Monthi Feast Novem Distribution
16th June, 2018 :   On the occasion of Monthi Feast Novem Distribution, ICYM Borimar Unit Members (2018 -19) organized a programme by cultivating paddy field Read More

KRCBC Youth Commission (KRYC) Unites all the Youth Movements
5th March, 2018: Karnataka Regional Catholic Bishops’ Council – Youth Commission had its first General Body meeting bringing together all the catholic youth movements... Read More

Mr Sunil Denis of Karnataka Region Elected as the National Treasurer at the ICYM National Election
15th January, 2018: Indian Catholic Youth Movement (ICYM) of The Conference of Catholic Bishops’ of India (CCBI) had the 1st National Council Meet & held its historic Read More

Fifth National Conference of CCBI Youth Commission at Punjab
8th December, 2017 : Conference of Catholic Bishops of India (CCBI) organized 5th National Conference of CCBI Youth Commission at Gianodaya, in Jalandhar Read More

Mobile App for Catholic Youth Launched
11th June, 2017 : KRCBC (Karnataka Regional Catholic Bishops’ Council) Youth Commission today launched a Mobile App to help the youth to “stand up and be counted” Read More

Adieu to Fr Mari; Welcome to Fr Anil the RYDs
13th May, 2017 : The KRYC outgoing secretary Fr Mari Joe was given farewell and the incoming secretary Fr Anil D’sa was welcomed and installed as the RYD on 13 May 2017 at KROSS... Read More

18th Council of Karnataka Regional Youth Commission
13th May, 2017 : The 18th council of Karnataka Regional Youth Commission commenced at 10:00 a.m. in the conference hall of KROSS on 13th May 2017. Mr.Vipin Paul ... Read More

4th National Youth Animator’s Conference
27th & 29th October, 2016 : The fourth National youth animators’ conference organized by CCBI in association with the KRLCC and Latin Archdiocese of Trivandrum Youth Ministry ... Read More

Karnataka Regional Youth Commission 17th Council
8th & 9th October, 2016 : With a warm welcome to everyone the 17th regional council of Karnataka started at 11:00 a.m at St. Joseph church hall. There were 43 ... Read More

Live in programme for Regional office bearers of Karnataka 2016-17 ICYM
3rd & 4th September, 2016 : Karnataka regional Youth Commission under the leadership of Rev. Fr Mari Joseph the regional Youth Director organized ... Read More

41st ICYM Council Meeting
11th - 12th June 2016 : Mangalore 10-11, June 2016: 41st Council Meeting was held on June 10 & 11, 2016 at Shantikiran Pastoral Centre, Mangalore... Read More

CAT – 2016
31st May 2016 : CBCI Council for Youth conducts a ten day training program for the newly appointed Youth Chaplains and Animators across the nation in order to equip ... Read More

Abide –An ICYM Alumni Karnataka – Inauguration
13th March 2016 : The Day Began with Morning Prayer at 6.30am and Holy Eucharist at 7 am. All gather in the venue to follow the agenda at 9.30am. Fr. Mari Joseph briefed ... Read More

1st preparatory meeting of NYC-2017
13th March 2016 : The meeting started after Sunday Holy Eucharist. Bishop Henry D`Souza chairman, KRCBC-Youth Commission Mr. Sijo Ambatt, National ICYM president... Read More

Training of ICYM DEXCO, Karnataka 2016
12th March 2016 : Training of ICYM DEXCO, Karnataka 2016 was held in KROSS Bangalore, which was organized by KRYC (Karnataka Regional Youth Commission). 40 youth Leaders from... Read More

Karnataka Regional ICYM Executive Committee
3rd January 2015 : Karnataka Regional ICYM Executive Committee (REXCO) Meeting held in Regional Pastoral Centre, KROSS, Bangalore on 03-01-2016. Bishop Henry D`Souza ... Read More

Report For Karnataka Regional 16th ICYM Council & ICYM Election
5th & 6th December 2015 : The Holy mass was offered by the Belgaum Bishop Peter Machado followed by the Inaugural function around 10.30 am with the Formal Welcome speech by the President ... Read More

Karnataka Regional 15th ICYM Council Meeting KDDC, Karwar
1st Feb, 2015 : The meeting began with breakfast at 8.00am followed by Holy Mass, Gospel reading and Reflection. Then started the formal meeting as per the timetable... Read More

Give Blood which is Meant for Circulation Blood Donation at YUVAJANOTHSAVA – 2014
25th Oct, 2014 : On the occasion of 9th Karnataka Regional Youth Convention, YUVAJANOTHSAVA -2014, the blood donation camp was organized on 25th Oct. 2014 at St. Philomena’s... Read More

25th Oct, 2014
Yuvajanotsava
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Inauguration of Karnataka 9th Regional Youth Convention
25th Oct, 2014 : The Inauguration of three day Karnataka 9th Regional Youth Convention organized at St. Philomena College ground Mysore was held on 24 October 2014 Read More

Volunteers and Animators Meeting
5th Oct, 2014 : The Volunteers and Animators meeting was held in St. Philomena’s College Auditorium on Sunday 05/10/2014. It is the last preparation... Read More

Animators and Volunteers Training Programme
21st Sep, 2014 : The Animators and Volunteers Training Programme started with prayer conducted by DEXCO of Mysore. President Robert welcomed the gathering... Read More

KRCBC- Youth Commission 14th Council
23th Aug, 2014 : The KRCBC-Youth Commission 14th Council began at 9.45 am on 23 August, 214, in KROSS, Bangalore. Mr. Cyril Prabhu Regional Boy Representative... More+

The Organizing Committee Meeting
30th July, 2014 : The Organizing committee meeting of Regional Youth Convention of Karnataka Regional youth Commission was held at Catholic Centre Mysore Diocese, Mysore... Read More

Youth Animators Representatives Training Programme
6th July, 2014 : “Youth Animators Representatives Training Programme” in the view of the Karnataka Regional Youth Convention -2014... Read More

My Experience at Taize France
1st April 2014 to 29th June 2014 : At the beginning, I had not intended my visit to Taize to be part of my Youth ministry – Taize quite clearly doesn’t fit into that category of a typical... Read More

Karnataka Regional pastoral plan implementation committee (KRPPIC)
30th June, 2014 : Karnataka Regional pastoral plan implementation committee (KRPPIC).Meeting of the Regional Commissions' Secretaries, join secretaries and the Diocesan Coordinators in Regional pastoral centre,Bangalore... Read More

National Youth Commission - Conference of Catholic Bishops of India
28th & 29th June, 2014 : National Youth Commission - Conference of Catholic Bishops of India (CCBI) Implementation of pastoral Plan and Youth database ... Read More

KRCBC-Youth commission 13th Council
21st June, 2014: The KRCBC-Youth commission 13th council`s Inaugural program began at 10.30am on 21st June 2014, Catholic center. Mysore. Ms. Maria the regional team member... Read More

Karnataka Regional Executive committee (REXCO) meeting
20th June, 2014: Our preparation meeting began at 5.30 with prayer conducted by Sr. lovely and Fr. Anthony raj from Mysore diocese. The previous meeting report ... Read More

XXII CAT – 2014 Concluding Ceremony at KROSS, Bangalore
10th June, 2014: XXII Chaplains’ Animators’ Training Program came to end with closing ceremony at KROSS, Conference hall at 12PM. ICYM National President Mr. Neelam Suresh... Read More

Day – 10: Chaplains’ Animators’ Training Program 2014 at Bangalore
10th June, 2014: Tenth day of C.A.T began with Holy Mass celebrated by Rev. Fr. Mari Joseph, Regional Youth Director of Karnataka. Theme of the day was ‘Commitment’. In his... Read More

Day – 9: Chaplains’ Animators’ Training Program 2014 at Bangalore
9th June, 2014 : Ninth day of C.A.T began with Holy Mass celebrated by Rev. Fr. Vinay DYD from the Archdiocese of Hyderabad. Theme of the day was ‘Beatitude’. Read More

Day – 8: Chaplains’ Animators’ Training Program 2014 at Bangalore
8th June, 2014: Eighth day of C.A.T began with Holy Mass celebrated by Rev. Fr. Franklin D’Souza, ICYM National Youth Director. Theme of the day was ‘Pentecost’. Read More

Day – 7: Chaplains’ Animators’ Training Program 2014 at Bangalore
7th June, 2014: Seventh day of C.A.T began with Holy Mass celebrated by Rev. Fr. Nirmal from Madhya Pradesh Region. Theme of the day was... Read More

Day – 6: Chaplains’ Animators’ Training Program 2014 at Bangalore
6th June, 2014: Sixth day of C.A.T began with Holy Mass celebrated by Rev. Fr. Eric from Bijhan Region. Theme of the day was ‘Discipleship’. Fr. Aravind... Read More


Day – 5: Chaplains’ Animators’ Training Program 2014 at Bangalore
5th June, 2014: Fiveth day of C.A.T began with Holy Mass celebrated by Rev. Fr. Varghese Rosario DYD of Madras - Mylapore Diocese. Fr. Savio DYD of Diocese of Goa preached... Read More

Day – 4: Chaplains’ Animators’ Training Program 2014 at Bangalore
4th June, 2014: Fourth day of C.A.T began with Holy Mass celebrated by Rev. Fr. James DYD of Belgaum Diocese. In his homily he preached a homily on ‘Sanctification’... Read More

Day – 3: Chaplains’ Animators’ Training Program 2014 at Bangalore
3rd June, 2014: Third day of C.A.T began with Holy Mass celebrated by Rev. Fr. Charles Menezes, YCS / YSM National Chaplain. In his homily he said that we need to inspire the youth... Read More

Day – 2 Chaplains’ Animators’ Training Program 2014 at Bangalore
2nd June, 2014: Second day of C.A.T began with Eucharistic Adoration conducted by ICYM National Youth Director Fr. Franklin D’Souza. After the breakfast animation and reporting... Read More

XXII Chaplains’ Animators’ Training is inaugurated by Bishop Jayarao at Bangalore
1st June, 2014: CBCI Council for Youth – ICYM conducts Chaplains’ Animators’ Training (CAT) Program for the newly appointed directors as well as animators every year... Read More

Yuvajanotsava - 2014
30th March, 2014: Most Rev. Thomas vazhapilly Bp of Mysore, Most Rev. Henry D’Souza, Bp of Bellary, Chairman KRCBC Youth Commission Msqr. Marie Joseph, Mysore ... Read More

ICYM National Executive Committee for 2014 - 2016
24th March, 2014: 8th ICYM National Executive Committee was elected in the 37th ICYM National Council at Nagpur. ICYM Chairman Archbishop Leo Cornelio chaired the election process ... Read More

Awareness Programme and Preparation for RYC
8th March, 2014: The awareness programme and the preparation for RYC-14 for the youth those who are staying at Adoration convent hostel. There were Fifty girls ... Read More

Leadership Training Programme and Preparation for RYC
2nd March, 2014: The leadership training and Mysore deanery level ICYM gathering held on 2nd of March 2014, in Catholic Centre Mysore. The programme started by a prayer song... Read More

Karnataka ICYM and YCS / YSM Regional Executive Committee
9th February, 2014: The first ICYM and YCS/YSM REXCO meeting was held at Regional Pastoral center, Bangalore, on 9th Feb 2014. The meeting started at... Read More

Karnataka Regional ICYM XII Council
4th - 5th January, 2014: Under the banner of Karnataka Regional Youth Commission Karnataka Regional ICYM XII Council, Regional ICYM Election and KRCBC Youth Commission Council... Read More

REXCO Meeting - At Regional Pastoral Canter
1st December, 2013: The REXCO meeting was held at KROSS, Bangalore on 01 - 12 - 2013. Fr. Antony Raj, Mr. Anil Kote, Mr. Martin, Ms. Deepthi Joseph and Fr. Mari Joseph were present for the meeting. Read More

Curtains Come Down Colorfully
12th October, 2013: The IX National Youth Convention came to a colourful conclusion on 12th October 2013, here in the Trinity College Campus, Jalandhar, Punjab... Read More

"Do not Fear – God is with You!’ says Apostolic Nuncio
12th October, 2013: His Excellency Archbishop Salvatore Pennachhio, the Apostolic Nuncio to India & Nepal celebrated the Concluding Day Holy Mass... Read More

The ICYM Youth Walk for Peace
12th October, 2013: The Youth of the ICYM took out a peace rally on the concluding day of the IX National Youth Convention on 12th October, 2013 from St. Joseph’s School... Read More

“Touched by Jesus – Walking His Way” Final Statement
11th October, 2013: The IX National Youth Convention held here in Jalandhar released the central theme of the Movement for the next three years... Read More

Colourful Cultural Display
11th October, 2013: The seventh Day of the ongoing National Youth Convention ended with a bang with Youth from six regions presenting colourful cultural items... Read More

ICYM Honours the RYD, RYLA, DYD, DYLA former NEXCO
11th October, 2013: The Regional Youth Directors, Regional Youth Lady Animators, Diocesan Youth Directors, Diocesan Lady Animators... Read More

Drafting Committee Honoured
11th October, 2013: The ICYM honoured the Drafting committee of the IX National Convention here in Jalandhar. The Drafting committee... Read More

‘Have faith in God and never give up’
11th October, 2013: The ICYM recognized and appreciated all those youth who contributed to the Society and Church in their Diocese during... Read More

ICYM & ME – A Sharing Session by Mr. Jose J
11th October, 2013: Mr. Jose J. an young entrepreneur from Bangalore and a former IYCMer, was here to share his experience being in the ICYM... Read More

General Body of ICYM Meets
11th October, 2013: The seventh day of the ongoing IX National Youth Convention was very important as all the General Body Members of the ICYM... Read More

Inauguration of the ICYM
11th October, 2013: The Inauguration of the General Body Meeting of the IYCM was held on 11th October as part of the ongoing IX National Youth Convention... Read More

Syro Malankara Qurbana
11th October, 2013: The Holy Mass on the 7th Day of the ongoing IX National Youth Convention was celebrated in Syro Malanakara Rite... Read More

Stage on Fire - Cultural Evening
11th October, 2013
The Youth from the Regions of Andhra Pradesh, Bijhan, Kerala, Karnataka, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh... Read More

10th October, 2013
Adoration Read More

10th October, 2013
Dances by Panjabians Read More

10th October, 2013
Panel Discussion on Women Empowerment Read More

My Faith - My life - Panel Discusion
10th October, Jalandhar: A Panel Discussion on the theme “My Faith – My Life’ was conducted as part of the ongoing IX National Youth Convention... Read More

10th October, 2013
Thematic dance on Women Empowerment Read More

10th October, 2013
Animation by Tamilnadu Region youth Read More

10th October, 2013
Regionwise Discussion on Action Plan Read More

Thematic Workshops
10th October, Jalandhar: All the Delegates gathered here in Jalandhar for the IX National Youth Convention discussed various ... Read More

Transformed by Faith
10th October, Jalandhar: Mr. Mario Joseph, an Islamic Scholar, converted to Catholic Faith, preaching Retreat... Read More


10th October, 2013: Syro Malabar rite mass celebrated by Bishop Mar Kuriakose Barnikulangara , Bishop of Delhi-Faridabad Read More

10th October, 2013
Taize prayer by Taize Brothers Read More

10th October, 2013
Theme song dance Read More

9th October, 2013
Inter religious Diologue Read More

9th October, 2013
Cultural Dance by Panjab delegates Read More

9th October, 2013
Talk by Bishop Franco Mulakkal Read More

9th October, 2013
ICYM - what it was, what it is, what it is towards Read More

9th October, 2013
Exhibition stalls inaugurated Read More

11th ICYM council meeting at Mandya Dioceses
14th September, 2013 : 11th ICYM Council meeting was held at Mandya dioceses on 14th September 2013.from 13 diocese 50 delegates participated. Read More

34th ICYM National Council Meeting held at Jalandhar – Punjab
31st Jan, 2013 : January 31st 2013, Delegates were welcomed for the 34th National Council meeting at Jalandhar Diocese by Rev. Fr. Peter Kavumpuram, Regional Youth Director of Northern region as well as the DYD of Jalandhar Diocese. Read More

10th Karnataka Regional Youth Commission Council Meeting held at jana Nilaya,Belthangady Diocese.

10th Karnataka Regional Youth Commission (KRYC) council meeting took place in Jana Nilaya the Diocesen Pastoral Centre, Diocese of Belthangady On 16th and 17th June 2012. Read More

ICYM – YUVAJANOSTHAVA 2012

Belthngady, Sep 28 2012 : Karnataka Regional Youth convention- “ Yuvajanotsava 2012” was inaugurated at Belthngady on 28th September 2012. Most Rev Dr Lawrence Mukulhy Bishop of Belthangady Hoisted the National Flag, Belthangady Diocese ICYM President Vijesh Hoisted the Papal Flag and the ICYM Regional President Emmanuel Santhosh Hoisted the Yuvajanotsava-2012 flag. More+