On the occasion of Monthi Fest celebration, KCWA held Marian Quiz for all Mangalorean Catholics residing in Kuwait aged 10 and above, between August 19 and September 5 2019. There were 10 questions based on Blessed Virgin Mary to be answered by participants. At the end of quiz, KCWA received 225 entries out of which 77 participants answered all questions correctly.
To select top 3 winners, a draw was held at Salmiya Catholic Church courtyard on 7th September 2019 at 9am. Fr. Dominic Sequeira, parish priest of Salmiya church, KCWA President Mrs. Maria Rinna D’Souza and other committee members were present. Fr. Dominic picked 3 lucky winners from the draw box and they are as follows:
- First Place : Lional Mascarenhas
- Second Place : Roopa Rashmi D’Souza
- Third Place : Reshma Rodrigues
Watch Quiz Draw video from Facebook below :
The prize distribution ceremony was held on 8th September 2019 during KCWA Monthi Fest celebration at Holy Family Cathedral, Kuwait City. Mrs. Jeneviv D’Souza compered the prize distribution ceremony and the prizes were awarded by Fr. Dominic Sequeira, Fr. Antony Lopez and Fr. Valerian D’Silva to the winners. SWAB Engineering Co. for HVAC, Ronson Saldanha and a Wellwisher were the prize sponsors.
This quiz competition was coordinated by KCWA Media Team lead by Allan D’Souza with Sunitha D’Silva and KCWA Managing Committee members. KCWA would like to thank all the participants for their wholehearted participation.
We have published correct answers for the questions and the names of participants who answered all questions correctly below :
- The feast of the birth of Mary is celebrated __ months after the Immaculate Conception.
Answer : Nine
- Who were Mary’s parents?
Answer : Anna & Joachim
- How would you describe the Immaculate Conception?
Answer : The preservation of Mary from original sin in view of the merits of her Divine Son
- How long did Mary stay with Elisabeth?
Answer : Three Months
- Name the oldest Marian feast celebrated by the Catholic Church?
Answer : The feast of the Solemnity of Mary, mother of God
- Which Marian prayer is recorded in the gospel of Luke?
Answer : Magnificat, or Canticle of Mary
- Which Evangelist stated most about Mary?
Answer : Luke
- Behold your Mother Jesus Said to Whom
Answer : John
- In the __ month the angel Gabriel was sent from God to a city of Galilee named Nazareth
Answer : Sixth
- “Do whatever he tells you” Who Said to Whom?
Answer : Mary to Servants
Participants name who answered all questions correctly are displayed below :
|1||Maria Rinna Silvia D Souza||Salmiya|
|2||Arun Jossy DSouza||Salmiya|
|3||Ruth Clara Veigas||Salmiya|
|4||Allan Jose DSouza||Salmiya|
|6||Melisha Nadia Roche||Salmiya|
|7||Lucy Flavia D'Souza||Khaitan|
|8||Benedicta Veena Vas||Salmiya|
|9||Disha Telma Lobo||Salmiya|
|10||Vaz Clara Loren||Salmiya|
|13||Reena Wilma Pereira||Salmiya|
|14||Lavina Shanti D'souza||Salmiya|
|16||Reshma Elias Menezes||Salmiya|
|26||Joslin Nirmala Barboza||Salmiya|
|30||Philomena Gretta Dsa||Salmiya|
|33||Roshan Stevan Colaco||Farwaniya|
|34||Shannon Christine Colaco||Farwaniya|
|39||Melville Vincent Mathias||Salmiya|
|41||Samantha Maria D'Silva||Salmiya|
|42||Calan Walter DSilva||Salmiya|
|43||Santhosh Bonaventure Aloysius Dsilva||Salmiya|
|45||Wilma Roopa Dsouza||Salmiya|
|47||Rakesh Gration Pereira||Salmiya|
|49||Harry Baptist Albukar||Farwaniya|
|54||Valerina Noreen Frank||Salmiya|
|63||Roopa Rashmi Dsouza||Mahboula|
|71||Anil James Furtado||Salmiya|
|72||Renita Raina Dmello||Khaitan|
|75||Sushma Jenifer DSouza||Salmiya|
|76||Glanis Sandra D'silva||Salmiya|
|77||Flavia Helen Vaz||Al. Beda|