Personality of the month

The ever green hero of SPA Barkur Vincent D’Almeida

A multi-faceted personality, a natural leader from youthful days, in NJC, the CYM Barkur, SPCYA – Bombay, an actor, an occasional singer and choir member, an organizer with excellent public relationship, and most importantly the longest served General Secretary of SPA Barkur - Mumbai, man who visualized the first of its kind….and executed the histo...

A shining sports-star, an upcoming athlete from Barkur

Javelin is a sharp tipped, light weight throwing spear with a long stick, which is used in sorting events. Historically these sorts of javelins were used as weapons for hunting and in warfare. In modern world, it’s now restricted to be a sport event from Olympics to Taluk Level athletic meets.

Electrical Point and Vinod Sequeira

We always used to state with proofs and instances that, Barkur has given birth to great people, smart people and hardworking people. There are hundreds of them and it’s impossible to make a list of such individuals at one place, however our web pages Barkuronline, periodically picked few of them, since its inception year 2000, and tried to introduc...

Prof. Y. Mohan Rao

We always used to tell our colleagues and contemporaries, few Lecturers who taught us will be remembered for life time…..There are hundreds of commerce graduates hailing from Barkur and surrounding, who learned the basics of Accounts keeping, became Accountants, serving in Banks as officers and Managers, Lecturers, Financial consultants, Chartered...

WALTER D ALMEIDA - A young, dynamic and successful NRI Entrepreneur

A polite and cultured colleague during our CYM days in Barkur, in early 80s, who was studying in local National Junior College, in Science stream was, rather an introvert, but a keen observer and a dedicated member, sincerely carrying out the big or small responsibilities entrusted to him…..

Rev. Sr. Noelle Marie of Sacred Heart of Jesus

A young talented girl completes her SSLC exam with flying colors from the local National Higher Secondary School (Todays National Junior College) in May 1960.

Little about our New Vicar of Barkur.

Since June 2017, we were planning to write few words of introduction, about our New Vicar of Barkur, Rev. Fr. Philip Neri Aranha, in our website. By now most of the parishioners are familiar to him, since he personally visited most of the households…..

Mrs Margaret Sequeira

A compassionate Teacher of yesteryears and a crusader against all odds......

Young Entrepreneur Praveen Ligory Carvalho

The life and times of young Praveen Carvalho is an open book! One need not elevate to match his achievement.

Benedict D. Lewis

A genius Engineer and a successful entrepreneur…..