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India 2020
TRIP to INDIA to visit the Indian Christian Mission Centre

July 2020 (Dates to be decided)
 
Would you like to go to India and experience a slice of real life? Would you like to encourage the amazing work of the ICMC? Then join Jeremy in visiting the ICMC to meet the children in the orphanage, the students in the colleges, do some practical work and see the area.

WHAT does it COST?                £970

WHO can go?                         ANYONE aged 16+ or if younger with a parent.

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ITINERARY
Day 1

Depart Belfast to arrive BENGALARU
Day 2
am

pm
coach to SALEM TAMIL NADU with stop at McDonalds for breakfast!

Arrive Promised Land Guest House for lunch
Settle in & MEET the children and hear from Dr Jayaraj Krishnan how it started
Day 3
am
pm
Souvenirs/clothing shopping trip in Salem city
Tour of the Promised Land complex of hostels, school, colleges and hospital
Day 4
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Holiday Club with children and young people
Practical work
Day 5
am
pm
Meet leprosy sufferers
Visit primary school in Rasipuram and enjoy an evening meal with a local family
Day 6
am
pm
See Hindu temple and visit Omega Church
meet a selection of widows and orphans to hear their stories
Day 7
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or
Holiday Club with children and young people
Practical work
Day 8
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Holiday Club with children and young people
Practical work
Day 9

Visit Yercaud Hill Station for lunch, Ladies view to see monkeys, boating on the lake
Day 10
am

pm
Experience a traditional Assembly @ St Basil’s school with short cultural show
& meet teachers and trainee teachers.
Visit village to see traditional life in rural India
Day 11
am
pm
Meet Arts and Science College & Nursing Students – share life experiences
Farewell Cultural Show
Day 12

Depart Salem for Bengaluru Airport
For more info on ICMC and St Patrick’s Mission Hospital please see
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