Monthly Archives: December 2018

Children of Yupukari Village, North Rupununi – Girendra Persaud

Remembering Oscar K. Moti – by Paris Singh

I was very sorry to hear about the tragic death of Oscar Moti. He and I began attending Corentyne High (CHS) in the same year, [...]

Oscar Kandhai Moti (1942 – 2018)

I am very sad to inform you that CHS grad and teacher Mr. Oscar Moti passed away last week following an accident on his way [...]

We hear from Ms. Lucinda Gopal

I would like to wish the Grads of CHS-JCCSS and especially the Administrator and Staff of this website a Merry Christmas and a Happy New [...]

We hear from Dr. Tulsi Singh

Dear Rishi, Paris and Jules, Just had a look at the CHS - JCCSS blog and thoroughly enjoyed Paris' article on the Music of Christmas [...]

In hoc anno domini – Julius B. Nathoo

Two years have passed since I shared a comment on this timeless article. Since then the “darkness” on the face of the planet has increased [...]

All Saints Anglican Church, New Amsterdam (1938)

(With thanks to Ms. Lucinda Gopal) The land comprising Lots 9 and 10 Trinity Street for the building of this church was purchased from Charles [...]

In hoc anno domini – from WSJ

(This is an Editorial which the Wall Street Journal has been publishing on Christmas Eve since 1949.) When Saul of Tarsus set out on his [...]

Merry Christmas, and God bless us everyone

"And it was always said of him (Ebenezer Scrooge), that he knew how to keep Christmas well, if any man alive possessed the knowledge. May [...]

The music of Christmas – Paris Singh

It’s amusing to observe that cafés, banks, grocery shops and department stores will do everything possible not to say “Merry Christmas”, choosing to rely on [...]