CST FATHERS

ST THOMAS PROVINCE

DIOCESE OF MANANTHAVADY

CHATHAMUNDA - LITTLE FLOWER NOVITIATE HOUSE


The first batch of the Novitiate was started here on May 30, 1981. This house was blessed and officially inaugurated by Mar Jacob Thoomkuzhy, Bishop of Mananthavady on February 27, 1982.

Goal: “Taste and see that the Lord is good” (Ps. 34:8). “It is well that we are here”(Mk.9:5). To enable the novices for spiritual transformation. Theresian, Indian life and vision bring about radical and revolutionary transformation


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AdressLittle Flower Novitiate House
Chathamunda
Uppada P.O.
Malappuram - 679 354
Tel04931 - 240348, 240635
Superior and Novice MasterFr. John Kochupurackal
Assistant Novice MasterFr. Joby Edathazhe
ProcuratorFr. Vimal Dev Kandathil





KALPETTA - TABOR LITTLE FLOWER MINOR SEMINARY


Mar Emanuel Pothanamuzhy, Bishop of Mananthavady granted the permission to start this house at Kalpetta. The foundation stone of this Ashram was laid by Fr.Paul Mundumoozhikara, the then Provincial Superior on October 1, 2002. Tabore is the 1st year Minor Seminary of the St. Thomas Province.

Vision: “Come and see” (Jn. 1:38) - Nourish the seeds of divine call.


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AdressTabore
Little Flower Seminary
Vellaramkunnu
Kalpetta – P.O
Wayanad – 673 121
Tel04936 – 207 779
Rector and Superior. Visiting faculty at LISSAHFr. Joys Peedikayil
Vice Rector and ProcuratorFr. Tom Pazheparambil
Spiritual FatherFr. George Mullukodickal
RegentBro. Santo Akkara





KARIMANI - CHRISTU NIKETAN


Christu Niketan was started as a Social Centre in 1984 to uplift the poor villagers, to organize the farmers and to encourage scientific cultivation in the area. It was raised to an Ashram on April 3, 1989. The Ashram Parish was inaugurated by Mar Jacob Thoomkuzhy, Bishop of Mananthavady on February 19, 1990.

Vision: “Call the labourers and pay them their wages beginning with the last up to the first” (Mt. 20:8). - Uplift the unorganized farmers and lead eco-friendly life.


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AdressChristu Niketan
Karimani
Kampatty P.O.
Thalapuzha Via
Wayanad - 670 644
Tel04935 - 256302
SuperiorFr. Linson Chenginiyattu
Assistant SuperiorFr. Joshy Valiplackal
Procurator Fr. Tino Pampackal


PARISH



1. Infant Jesus Church, Karimani

VicarFr. Jills Njavarakkatt


WAM TEA FACTORY

General Manager of WAM TEA factory Fr. Joshy Valiplackal
Assistant Manager of WAM TEA factory, visiting faculty at LISSAHFr. Tino Pampackal





VATTAHUVAYAL- SANCTA MARIA ASHRAM


Sancta Maria Ashram was blessed by Mar Jose Porunnedom, bishop of Mananthavady on March 15, 2011. This ashram envisages a Psycho Spiritual Bhavan, Pastoral Counselling centre, Naturopathic Treatment and Herbal Garden. This centre was realized as a dream and wish of Madame Marie Elisabeth Hantz at Windstein in France who donated her property to St. Thomas Province.

Vision: ‘Rejoice in the Lord always” ( Phili. 5:1) Wholistic healing


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AdressSancta Maria Ashram
Vattathuvayal
Vaduvanchal P.O.
Wayanad Dt.- 673581
SuperiorFr. Gimmy Akkattu
MemberFr. Mathew Vayalamannil
ProcuratorFr. Rijo Mundanisseril


INSTUTUTION



1. Anuranjana Counselling And Psychotherapy Centre

DirectorFr. Gimmy Akkattu


2. Anugraha Retreat Centre

DirectorFr. Mathew Vayalamannil
Asst. Director Fr. Rijo Mundanisseril





OUR INSTITUTIONS