Photo Gallery - IX




His Holiness and the Metropolitans of the Church with the Hafez al-Assad, the former Syrian President - 1997



His Holiness and H.B. Catholicos Baselios Thomas I with

Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam, the President of India - Sep 2004

His Holiness with Mr. Manmohan Singh,

the Prime Minister of India - Sep 2004




His Holiness with Mr. Bhairoon Singh Shekawat,

the Vice President of India - Sep 2004

His Holiness with Mr. L K Adavani, the former

Deputy Prime Minister of India - Sep 2004





Oriental Orthodox delegation with the Lebanese President  

From left: His Holiness Aram I (Catholicos of Cilicia), His Holiness Patriarch Ignatius Zakka I (Patriarch of Antioch and All the East),

His Holiness Pope Shenouda III (Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St. Mark), and

His Excellency President Emile Lahoud (President of the Republic of Lebanon)  Baabda palace

- Friday October 17, 2003




Joseph Mar Koorilose, the Metropolitan of the

Malabar Independent Syrian Church with His Holiness at Damascus

His Holiness with Archbishop Mar Joseph Powathil at the St. Thomas Apostolic Seminary in Kottayam - Feb 1982




  His Holineess with Archbishop Pemento, New Delhi - March 1982

Metropolitan Mar Thimotheos of the Church of the East

 presenting a memento to His Holiness at Trissur, India - Feb 1982



His Holiness being received at Trivandrum by the Mayor and the

Archbishop Benedict Mar Gregorios of Malankara Syrian Catholic Church - March 1982



Late Dr. Alexander Marthoma Metropolitan of the Marthoma Syrian Church speaking at the reception given to His Holiness at Maramon - Feb 1982

Apostolic Benediction at the end of the reception at the Sacred Heart Cathedral, New Delhi. The Apostolic Pronuncio may also be seen - March. 1982



His Holiness with His Grace Dr, Angelo Fernandez, Roman Catholic Archbishop of Delhi and

His Excellency Eric Nasseer, Moderator of the Church of North India - March, 1982




NCC General Secretary Bob Edgar meeting with His Holiness - April 21, 2002




Lutheran - Orthodox Joint Commission visiting His Holiness at Syria (November 2000)