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Tamil Catholic worship traditions continue

In the 2016 census about 2700 people in South Australia identified themselves as Tamil speakers. Although small in number, their linguistic and religious fervour is strong, writes Dr Aruna Manuelrayan, a founding member of the Adelaide Tamil Catholic Community (ATCC).

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Rita dares to dream

When Rita Shepherd decided in 2008 to take a group of students from St Dominic’s Priory College to an orphanage in India to “broaden their perspective”, she had no idea what she was getting herself into.