About the Movement

Indian Christian Day / Yeshu Bhakti Divas is a People’s Movement to celebrate Lord Jesus Christ in India, whose message and person has been in India since 52AD.

Become an Ambassador

The success of the ICD/YBD Movement is attributed to the volunteer ambassadors and their passion to celebrate the TRUTH about Lord Jesus in India.

Launch of 3 July 2021

The Declaration of July 3, as Indian Christian Day / Yeshu Bhakti Divas was held on Saturday, July 3, 2021. The online launch programs featured a National Hindi event, National English/multi-language event and a Global Event. Additionally, numerous programs were organized in different languages in various parts of India. The events featured greetings from the Heads of Church denominations and from community, business & lay leaders, including speeches from the Chief Ministers of Meghalaya, Nagaland & Mizoram. Celebrations were also held all over India, with acts of love & kindness and special services to commemorate the historic launch.

Online Event (Hindi)

Online Event (English/Multi)

Online Event (Global)

Declaration of 3 July 2021

An annual day of remembrance by the Indian followers of Lord Jesus Christ, to celebrate the person and message of JESUS CHRIST which was brought to India in 52 AD by one of His twelve disciples, St. Thomas the Apostle.

Decade of Celebration 

A decade-long celebration (2021-2030), to honour the 2000th anniversary of the earthly ministry of Lord Jesus Christ, whose teachinf and life principles have helped to shape and transfrom India and the world.

Vision Statement

To celebrate the person and message of Lord Jesus Christ that was brought to India in AD 52 by St. Thomas the Apostle, while preserving our identity within the Indian cultural heritage and promoting unity in India.

Significance of 3rd July 2021

July 3rd, is the traditionally accepted martyrdom day of Apostle St. Thomas, Apostle of India, disciple of Lord Jesus Christ, who arrived in India in 52 AD and was martyred in Chennai in 72 AD.

A Day of Celebration and Remembrance

Cultural Programs

With traditional songs, music, dances, cultural events, food, sweets & festivities

Love and Kindness

Feeding programs, health camps, literacy events, social development & outreach.

Celebrate Impact

In fields of education, healthcare, literacy, women rights, social development.

Join the Movement

    To volunteer
    contact indianchristianday@gmail.com

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