Dr. C. C. Abraham, aka Thampychayan, and my dad (Chacha), reached the milestone of 80 glorious years on January 27th, 2017. He has served the Kerala Agricultural University in various senior capacities as Dean, College of Horticulture; Dean, College of Forestry; Director of Research; and Professor and Head of Department of Entomology. On the occasion, Baby and his family visited and took the above pictures.
Below are some of the greetings that arrived by emails and texts.
“God bless you both with good health and peace and happiness in the years to come.”
“Thanks, Baby, for representing all of us, and also sharing the photos taken on the occasion. We had wished Thampychayan in the morning and sought his blessings for all our endeavours.”
“Let us thank God for 80 years… May God almighty grant him health, joy and peace and keep him (and Amma) safe all the days of life.”
“Congratulations to Chachen on his 80th birthday. Praying that God continue to shower His blessings in Chachen and Amma’s lives. Mathew 6:33. Bless them.”
“Birthday greetings to you on the wonderful occasion of your 80th birthday! Praying for your good health and spirits for the coming year and for many more to come. We are blessed to have you and Ammachi as respected members of our clan. Sending all our love and good wishes… ”