Nashik, India - February 2021 - On Wednesday 24 February, the General Councilor for Formation, Fr Ivo Coelho, visited the Salesian Formation Institute in Nashik, the Salesian novitiate of the Mumbai Province (INB). Fr Coelho was welcomed by Fr Wyman Gonsalves, Novice Master and Novitiate Director, while the community and the novices staged a short cultural program. The Councilor then gave the blessing of Mary Help of Christians and spent time listening to the vocational stories of each of the young novices. He invited them to focus on the three pillars of religious life: consecration, communion and mission. "As Article 60 of the Salesian Constitutions requires us, I urge you to follow Jesus Christ in a radical way," said Fr Coelho. In addition, he answered various questions posed by the novices during the meeting.