On March 20 Fr. Biju Kuzhiveli, Bro. Stefin, Bro. Manu and Abbot John go to Bangalore for the funeral of Bro. Martin. Abbot John and Bro. Martin grew up together in Asirvanam. At the time of his death he was in charge of the new foundation of Asirvanam in the diocese of Bellari in Karnataka. The funeral was on March 21. Our group returned to Kappadu the same day.