AP 200 to 191
Family entertainment with a Syriac song.
|Part Number||Part I - Syro Malabar Church|
|Title||Family entertainment with a Syriac song.|
|Place of Recording||Residence of Nibin & Jisa Cheppila, Abudhabi, UAE|
|Date of Recording||18 April 2020|
|Video Segment (s)||
Family entertainment with a Syriac song. An unusual video
Syriac as part of home-entertainment. 18 April 2020. Abudhabi, UAE
We celebrate the two hundred-th video with an unusual video of family entertainment in which young children sing and dance the Syriac alphabet. The sound of the Syriac language is becoming a part of the daily experience of the Syro Malabar Catholics. There is no coercion from any source to bring back the Syriac language. The young parents of these children create an atmosphere in which children can express themselves without inhibitions. Even the youngest child, who is not yet two years old, is capable of articulating the sound of the Syriac alphabet. This can be a role model for the families of young parents who value the Syriac heritage of the Syro Malabar Church, and desire to initiate a grass-root level movement to bring back the sound of Syriac into the Syro Malabar liturgy. We are immensely grateful to the parents of these children, Jisa and Nibin Joseph Cheppila, for granting permission to post this video on our channel.
Joseph J. Palackal, CMI
24 August 2020
Keywords: Aaron Cheppila, Rachel Cheppila, Ivania Cheppila, Syriac alphabet in song
- AP 7 - Paul Joy Vathappillil sings the Syriac hymn,"B'eda d'yawmaan" (On this festival day) in honor of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
- AP 10a - "Awun d’wasmayya" (Our Father in Heaven). Lord's Prayer.
- AP 10b - Catherine sings the Solemn form of the Lord's Prayer "Awun d’wasmayya" (Our Father in Heaven).
- AP 10c - Rebecca sings the syriac hymn "Talak Ruha" (Come O Spirit).
- AP 17 - Interview with Don Tom Francis.
- AP 26 - Children's Choir at Suriyanippally, Palluruthy, sings "B'eda d'yawmaan".
- AP 29 - Fr. Thomas Perumayan teaches the Sunday School children "Laaku Maara".
- AP 30 - Sunday School Children sing Qandisa alaha/ kandisa alaha (Trisagion)
- AP 94 - Meera Mary Jacob, singing a Syriac Chant.
- AP 158 - Mar Walah (My Lord and my God) for Sunday School children.
- AP 159 - Three -year old Hansel Joseph sings Syriac chants.
- AP 164 - Children take Syriac chants home.
- AP 166 - Children take over the conversation on Syriac chants.
- AP 185 - Catherine Felix plays the Syriac chant "Bar Maryam" (Son of Mary) on piano.
- AP 186 - Two young boys sing the Syriac alphabet.
- AP 188 - The joy of singing Syriac chant.
- AP 191 - Five-hundred children preparing for bilingual (English/Syriac )Qurbana.
- AP 192 - Qandisa Alaha and Covid-19. Syro Malabar children sing in Austin, Texas.
- AP 196 - Catechism through Syriac chants. Ramsha Mariam Payyappilly.
- AP 198 - Syriac chant to celebrate St. Thomas Day. Houston, Texas.
- AP 214 - Evelyn and Jerome Sijo Puthenpurackal, sing Marian Hymn
- AP 254 - EMMA LIZ ROBIN: An asset to the SYRO Malabar Church in the USA.