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@ SAINT JOSEPH's Workshop





To arrange for a workshop, presentation or a retreat,

 please email AriostoCoelho@yahoo.com


Fees for PASTORal services

donation for spiritual services



The Rev. Dr. Ariosto Coelho





AND OTHER SERVICES for youth and adults since 1967



 is gracefully grateful to







in association with


The White Robed Monks of St. Benedict [WRB] San Francisco Bay Area, CA

The Salesians of Don Bosco in India, Italy, France and U.S.A.

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of San Francisco, CA

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Rome, Vatican

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago, IL

The Learning Annex, San Francisco, CA

The Anglican Catholic Diocese of the Pacific and South West

Stanford University Hospital, Stanford, CA

St. John's 1928 BCP Parish for Contemporary Catholics, Hayward, CA

San Mateo County Behavioral Health & Recovery Services, Redwood City, CA

San Francisco International Airport, San Francisco, CA

North Peninsula Family Alternatives, South San Francisco, CA

Notre Dame de Namur University, Belmont, CA

Goa Sudharop Community Development, Inc. Berkeley, CA

Family Services Agency of San Mateo County, Burlingame, CA

Elderkind Network San Francisco Bay Area CA

El Buen Pastor Catholic Church, San Mateo, CA

Convalescent Hospital Ministry of Santa Clara Valley, Campbell, CA

Christ Church, San Mateo & St. Thomas a Becket Church, Sacramento, CA

California Institute of Integral Studies, San Francisco, CA

Arquidiocese Primacial [Roman Catholic] de Goa e Damão, India







to SAINT JOSEPH's Workshop

To reach the SPIRITUAL DIRECTION OFFICE at the back of the Building at 164 San Luis Avenue in San Bruno, California 94066 please use the following directions and remember the saints.

If you're coming from the North of San Bruno, please take the 380 connector linking freeways 101 and 280. Exit onto El Camino Real South [82]. Keep driving south. When you reach San Felipe Avenue make a left. Then make right on the next Avenue, San Anselmo. Immediately make a right on San Luis Avenue and look for 164 on your left.

If you're coming from the South of San Bruno, please exit on Millbrae Avenue East or West depending if you're on 280 N or 101 N respectively. Then please get onto El Camino Real North [82]. Keep driving north about 1.7 miles. After Santa Lucia Avenue and before San Felipe Avenue is San Luis Avenue. Make a right on San Luis Avenue and look for 164 on your right.

Please park your vehicle. Walk down the driveway and the steppingstones to ST. JOSEPH'S WORKSHOP and the office at the back of the Building and you'll find me there eagerly waiting for you. If you ring the bell at 164 San Luis Avenue, no one may answer. Please do so only if you do not find me in the office at the back. Thanks.



"My Sacramental Services offer solely intangible religious or spiritual benefits. I do not, on principle, maintain fees for these.


Financial donations are welcomed so that I may sustain and further my ministry, meet my temporal needs and do works of mercy on behalf of the less privileged, especially in India.


If you should desire a tax deductible acknowledgement, please make your check payable to the White Robed Monks of St. Benedict [WRB]. THANKS!"


The Rev. Fr. Ariosto Coelho

 For more details

please call 650-952-9456.






With the Leadership of the Salesians of Don Bosco in India 1986

who number over 2000 male religious, as many female religious and many more cooperators.

Fr. Ariosto Coelho, SDB, [top row 12th] participates in the First Asian Salesian Spirituality

 Seminar held at The National Biblical Catechetical and Liturgical Center in Bangalore, India.


With The South Central Youth Team of San Mateo County Behavioral and Recovery Services in San Mateo, CA. [L to R top row] Ariosto Coelho, Muir Hooper, Ziomara Ochoa, Lena Osher, Frances Melvin, Rosamaria Oceguera, Rashmi Garg, Rebecca Wara-Goss, Alexander Cerdan, Jim Rutherford, [2nd row] Gabriela Breton, Diane Marquez, Evelyn Mejia, Norma Naser, Jessica Bautista,  [3rd row] Luis Cipres, Linda Kuhli, Gay Echeverria.


At a celebration with multi-faith friends -  A MANDALA in Foster City, CA.


With the parishiners at ST. JOHN'S CHURCH in Hayward, CA


 A MANDALA of Family in , GOA, India.



SERVICESPersonalized Weddings - Interfaith Rituals - Sacraments for Catholics - Spiritual Counseling - Psychotherapy & Coaching

EXHIBITIONSIntegral Art & Meditation - Drawings - Watercolors - Oil Paintings - Recent Art - Integral Artist - San Bruno Painters

EXPRESSIONSSelected Writings - Short Stories - Interfaith Poems - Pastoral Homilies - Yoga - Mandalas - Integral Being & Innocence

CONTACT Ariosto Coelho : The Integral Circle - The Learning Circle - The Empty Circle - The Playful Circle - Workshops & Retreats

DON BOSCO's Youthful Salesians since 1862in India since 1906 - in Lonavla, Maharashtra since 1962 - in Sulcorna, Goa since 1962

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