Biography

Augustin Dominic Savio Derrick


Praise t Lord!!


This is Augustin Dominic Savio Derrick called as Derrick. Derrick was born on 9th May 1992 to Marie Georges Selvam and Perpetua Teresa. Derrick was baptized on 12 July of same year in the Cathedral of the Archdiocese of Pondicherry and Cuddalore, by His Grace Most Rev. Dr. S. Michael Augustine, D.D,D.C.L, the then Archbishop of Pondicherry and Cuddalore ( who is his grand uncle). 
Derrick's baptised by his grand uncle Archbishop Michael Augustine of Pondicherry


Derrick then grew in Catholic Faith through the help of his parents  and relatives and the priests of his family. He did his schooling from Petit Seminaire Higher Secondary School, Pondicherry (a Christian Minority Institution of Pondicherry Archdiocese) from baby class till end of his school career.
My school website describes about me as:
"Our Cadet Corporal Augustin Dominic Savio got the unique honour to interact with the Hon'ble President of India during his visit to Pondicherry in Nov. 2004" (Ref:http://www.petitseminaire.org/army.html)




Derrick @ Petit Seminaire


 He received his First Holy Communion in 2000 at a very young age of 8 years in Petit Seminaire School Chapel itself, He received the Holy Eucharist from hands of his uncle Fr.Lawrence (clergy of Pondicherry Diocese). 
Derrick receiving First Holy Communion from his uncle Fr.Lawrence


Derrick received the Sacrament of Confirmation by Archbishop  Antony Anandarayar in Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Pondicherry on 26 June 2006. 

Confirmation 


After completing His school studies from Petit Seminaire in 2009 March, he joined again in a prestigious catholic institution, Loyola College, Chennai to do his Under Graduate Studies. He is doing his Bachelors in Commerce in Loyola College.
@ LOYOLA COLLEGE, Chennai