Mobile Wing

‘Divyadooth’, Thiruvananthapuram

Address:

V.M.D.M.Centre,
Edayamulackal
P.O, Anchal – Kollam.
Phone: 0475 – 273449

The ‘Divyadooth’ (Mobile Mission Team) was started by Metropolitan Late Geevarghese Mar Dioscoros in 1995 with the mission of  Reviving  Spiritualism within the Parishes. A one-day retreat on every Wednesday, Music cum preaching, intercessory prayers, Public Conventions, Dedication, ‘Samarpanam’, Holy Communion, Confirmation Service (meant for children completing 12 years), Visiting houses, Study of the faith, film show etc are being conducted.

Sneha Sandhesham, Mavelikara

Address:

‘Snehasandesham’
St. Paul’s Missions Training Centre
Mavelikara – 3.
Phone: 0479 2302473, 2342709

Metropolitan Dr. Geevarghese Mar Osthathios started Snehasandesham’ in 1993 as part of the Mobile Mission and Communication of Indian Orthodox Church with the Mavelikara Mission Training Center as the Headquarters. Its mission is to evangelize India, create revival of the spirit, organize Bala-Yuvajana convention, engage in emergency activities during natural calamities, and protect the poor and to guide the faithful. The mission activities of ‘Snehasandesham’ are conducted in the different parishes of the Malankara Church from Wednesday to Saturday. Music classes, preaching, visiting of houses, Religious instructions, public meetings, intercessory prayers, dedication service, counselling and film show are also being conducted.
 

Office bearers:
Dr. Geevarghese Mar Osthathios (President), H. G. Dr. Yuhanon Mar Chrisostomos Metropolitan (Vice-President), Fr. M.P. George (Music Director), Very Rev. Nathanael Remban (Secretary), Fr. Oommen Paul (Director), Fr. Geevarghese K. K.Nallila (Convener)

 

St. Basil Gospel Team, Pathanamthitta

Address:

St.Basil Gospel Team,
Basil Aramana, Pathanamthitta 689 645
Phone: (0473) 322243

Metropolitan Philipose Mar Eusebios started the St. Basil Gospel Team in 1997 with the mission to create spiritual revival, make deep studies of the faith and install godliness in the believers counseling, intercessory prayers for healing, free eye camp, aid for medical treatment, ‘Yuvajana’ camps, and Gospel mission are being held at the parish level.
 

Seminary Churches

St. Kuriakose Seminary, Kundara

Address:
St. Kuriakose Seminary,
Kundara, Kollam
Phone: (0474) 2524016

St. Kuriakose Seminary in Kundara was started in 1915. His Holiness Baselios Geevarghes II Catholicose planned the activities of the southern dioceses residing in Kundara. Its objectives were imparting training to priests, uplift of the Dalit community and setting up educational institutions.

Kottapuram Seminary, Kottarakara
Address:
Kottapuram Seminary,
Pulamon .P.O.,
Kottarakara
Phone: (0475) 2452994
Parumala Geevarghese Mar Gregorios found the Kottapuram Seminary in 1898,

 

Thazhakara Seminary
Address:
M.S. Seminary,
Thazhakara P.O,
Mavelikara.690102
Kerala

The Thazhakara Seminary also known as Malankara Syrian Seminary. was started on 25 Dhanu, 1038 by Parampil Idychandy Kathanar to cater the spiritual needs of few families at Thazhakara, Mavelikara.
The Seminary’s first Youth Movement “St.Thomas Youth League” was founded by Kallarakal Jain Thomas with the blessings of the then Vicar Vadakkethalakal Rev.Fr.George Zachariah Jr. The Youth League was officially inaugurated by the then Kollam Metropolitan H.G.Mathews Mar Coorilos.(the Present Catholicose) The St.Thomas Youth Movement, along with the Church members and the Sthree Samajam, played a vital role in making the Malankara Association which was held at Thazhakara MSS School premise on 16 May 1977 to elect the Bishops a grand success. 

Sophia Centre, Kottayam
Address:
Sophia Centre ,
P.B. NO.98, Kottayam
Phone:(0481) 2566650

Metropolitan Dr. Paulose Mar Gregorios founded the Sophia center in 1974 and it is also the venue for HOLY SYNOD..  

Threesai Shubaho Centre, Pampakuda
Address:
Threesai Shubaho Centre,
Pampakuda P.O.
Muvattupuzha – 686 667
Phone: Fax: 0485- 272829

Threesai Shubaho centre is a monement in memory of the Konatt Malpans of Pampakuda.
Konatt Abraham Malpan I Memorial Rehabilitation Center for the Blind, Konatt Yuhanon Malpan Memorial Medical Center, Konatt Mathan Malpan Memorial Syriac Research Centre, Konatt Abraham Malpan II Memorial Community Hall are the other institutions run by this centre.

Mar Epiphanios Centre, Adoor
Address:
Mar Epiphanios Centre,
Kunnamcode, Adoor P.O.,
Phone: (0473) 2427117

Metropolitan Mathews mar Epiphanios started the Mar Epiphanios Center.His Holiness Baselios Mar Thoma Mathews II Catholicose consecrated on 22 November 1997. 

St. Gregorios Shantinilayam Counselling Centre
Address:
St. Gregorios Shantnilayam Councelling Centre.
Pathanamthitta – 689 645
Phone: 0473- 2322243
Pathanamthitta.

Metropolitan Philipose Mar Eusebios found the St. Gregorios Shantinilayam Counseling Centre, which is housed in the Daniel Mar Philexinos Memorial Mandiram under the Thumpamon Diocese. His Holiness Mathews II the Catholicos inaugurated it on 22 May 1997.

Holy Synod

MEMBERS OF THE HOLY EPISCOPAL SYNOD

No.

Name&Address

Date Of Birth

1

His Holiness Baselius Mar Thoma Didymus I

29 Oct 1921

(President)
Catholicos of the East and Malankara Metropolitan

Catholicate Aramana

Devalokam, Kottayam -686 038

2

His Beatitude Paulose Mar Milithios

 30 Aug 1946

Catholicos Designate and

Assistant to Malankara Metropolitan

Metropolitan of the Diocese of Kunnamkulam

Bishop’s House
Arthat, Kunnamkulam 680 521

3

His Grace Dr. Geevarghese Mar Osthathios

9 Dec 1918

Sr. Metropolitan of the Diocese of Niranam
Bethany Aramana
Tiruvalla 689 101
4

His Grace Mathews Mar Barnabas

9 Aug. 1924

Metropolitan of the Diocese of America
80-34 Commonwealth Blvd.
Bellrose, NY. 11426, U. S. A.
5 His Grace Dr. Gabriel Mar Gregorios

10 Feb 1948

Metropolitan of the Diocese of Thiruvananthapuram

Orthodox Church Centre, Ulloor

Medical College P. 0.
Thiruvananthapuram -695 011
6

His Grace Zachariah Mar Anthonios

19 Jul 1946

Metropolitan of the Diocese of Kollam
Bishop’s House, Cross Junction
Kollam 691 001
7 His Grace Kuriakose Mar Clemis

26 July 1936

Metropolitan of the Diocese of Thumpamon
Basil Aramana, Pathanamthitta 689 645
8

His Grace Thomas Mar Athanasius

3 April 1938

Metropolitan of the Diocese of Chengannur

Bethel Aramana, Chengannur 689 121

9

His Grace Geevarghese Mar Ivanios

14 Nov. 1940

Metropolitan of the Diocese of Kottayam
Kuriakose Mar Gregorios Centre
M. D. Seminary, Kottayam -686 001
10

His Grace Abraham Mar Epiphanios

17 Sept 1960

Metropolitan of the Diocese of Sultan’s Bathery, Bangalore Assistant
Nirmalagiri, Sultan Battery
Wayanad 673 592
11

His Grace Iyoob Mar Philoxenos

8 May 1939

Metropolitan of the Diocese of Delhi
The Delhi Orthodox Centre
2, Institutional Area
Thuglaqabad, New Delhi 110 062
12

His Grace Jacob Mar Irenios

15 Aug 1949

Metropolitan of the Diocese of Kochi
Zion Seminary, Koratty, Chalakudy 680308

13

His Grace Dr. Mathews Mar Severios

12 Feb. 1949

Metropolitan of the Diocese of Kandanad West

Mar Pachomius Mount,
Meempara, 682308

14

His Grace Geevarghese Mar Coorilos

7 Oct 1949

Metropolitan of the Diocese of Mumbai

Orthodox Church Centre

Sector 10 -A, Vashi
Juhu Nagar, New Mumbai 400 763

15

His Grace Paulose Mar Pachomios

26 Jan 1946

Metropolitan of the Diocese of Mavelikara
Bishop’s House, Thazhakkara,

Mavelikara – 690 102

16

His Grace Yuhanon Mar Dioscorus

8 Apr 1965

Metropolitan of the Diocese of Chennai
Bishop’s House
56 Surapet Main Road
Vinayaga Nagar, Chennai 600 099
17

His Grace Dr. Thomas Mar Athanasius

28 June 1952

Metropolitan of the Diocese of Kandanad East
Bishop’s House, Muvattupuzha,
18

His Grace Dr. Yuhanon Mor Meletius

04 July 1954

Metropolitan of the Diocese of Thrissur

 Gedseemon, Mannuthy, Thrissur
19

His Grace Zachariah Mar Nicholovos

13 Aug 1959

Assistant to Metropolitan of America,
Indian Orthodox Church Centre,
80-34 Commonwealth Blvd.,
ellerose, N.Y-11426, U S A.
20

His Grace Dr. Zachariah Mar Theophilus

17 Aug 1952

Metropolitan of the Diocese of Malabar
Mount Hermon, NITC P.O.,
Kozhikode – 673 601
21

His Grace  Dr. Yuhanon Mar Chrisostomos

07 Jan 1955

Bethany Aramana, Tiruvalla  689 101
Metropolitan of the Diocese of Niranam
22 His Grace  Alexios Mar Eusebios
Metropolitan of the Diocese of South West America
23 His Grace  Joseph Mar Dionysius

15 Jun 1956

Metropolitan of the Diocese of Culcutta
St. Thomas Ashram
PB No.24, Kailash Nagar,
Bhilai (Chattisgarh, India)
24 His Grace Mathews Mar Themothios

03 May 1963

Metropolitan of the Diocese of Europe & Africa
25 His Grace Mathews Mar Theodosius

15 Sep 1955

Metropolitan of the Diocese of Idukki
26 His Grace Yuhanon Mar Polycarpos

30 Mar 1955

Metropolitan of the Diocese of Ankamaly
Ankamaly West  
  Thrikkunathu Seminary  
  Aluva, Ernakulam District  
  Ankamaly East  
  Mar Basil Aramana  
  Kothamanalam P.O.  
  Ernakulam District

Training Schemes

St. Paul’s Mission Training Center, Mavelikara

Address:
St. Paul’s Mission Training Centre,
Mavelikara – 690 103
Phone: (0479) 2342709, 2302473

St. Paul’s Mission Training Center was started by Deacon M.V. George (Dr Geevarghese Mar Osthathios Metropolitan) on 15 August 1943. On 15 August 1979 the Holy Synod recognized this as the first Mission Training Center. It offers a three year diploma course in Mission studies. The Marriage Aid Fund, the Sick Aid Foundation, House Building Aid Fund, Widow Aid Fund and ” Sneha Sandesham” are functioning under the St. Paul’s Mission Center.

Divyabodhanam: Scheme for Training laymen
 

Address:
Divyabodhanam,
Orthodox Seminary,
Kottayam – 686 001
Phone: (0481) 2566526, 2568083, 2566650

The study Scheme for the spiritual growth of the laymen of the Orthodox Church was started in 1984. In 1984 a certificate course (P.O.C.E) (Proficiency in Orthodox Christian Education) in Religious studies was started. Those passing the certificate course are offered a two- year Diploma course (D.O.C.E) and those passing this are offered the G.O.C.E. Course. In 1990 a certificate course in Bible commentary was started. It was in 1997 that the degree course was started. A syllabus comprising twenty books has been prescribed for the course. Uutil 1997 more than 1000 men and women have completed the course. Currently 400 women and 641 men are undergoing training in Religious studies through various courses.

Office bearers:


Rev. Fr. Dr. K.M George (President)
Rev. Fr. Dr. Jacob Kurian (Vice-President)
Fr. T.J.Joshua (Director)
Rev. Fr. C C Cherian (Co-ordinator)
Rev. Fr. Dr. M John Panicker (Registrar)
Prof. Varghese Mathew (Central Organizer)
Mr. V I Abraham (Office Secretary)

Sruthi, School of Liturgical Music, Kottayam:

Address:
Sruthi,
Orthodox Seminary,
Kottayam – 686 001.
Phone: (0481) 2585384.

In 1989 His Holiness Baselios Mar Thoma Mathews I Catholicose started the Sruthi School of Liturgical Music in Orthodox Theological seminary premises. Its objective is to teach music scientifically and also to encourage research in liturgical music. It gives short and long term courses in organ, violin, guitar, veena and other musical instruments and also offers training in liturgical music, Carnatic music, light and western music. It conducts leadership camps for the Malankara Orthodox Choir Association. It also trains a choir group of 60 members called “Sumoro” which serves as a model choir group in liturgical music. Dr. Paulose Mar Gregorios was the Principal of Sruthi from 1989-96.

 

Civil Service Academy, Thiruvananthapuram:
 

Address:
Civil Service Academy,
Orthodox Students Centre,
Gas House Junction,
Thiruvananthapuram- 695 001
Phone: (0471) 476329, 322050, and 33128

On 6 November 1991 His Holiness Baselios Mar Thoma Mathews II Catholicose started the civil service Academy adjacent to the Orthodox Students center in Thiruvanan- thapuram for training students for the I.A.S and I.P.S examinations conducted by the Union Public Service Commission. This institution has been successfully training students for the past five years. Five students who studied here have passed the final examinations so far. Of these 3 have been selected for central services, one for I.A.S and one for I.P.S. The course is conducted in two sections: Preliminary course (January – May) and Main Course (August- November.

 

Human Recourse Development and Catholicate Study Centre

 

Address:
Catholicate Study centre,
M.D.Seminary
Kottayam – 1.
Phone: (0481) 2584787

In 1993 His Holiness Baselios Mar Thoma Mathews I Catholicose established the ‘Human Resource Center’ with the M.D. Seminary Kottayam as the headquarters. In 1997 it was expanded with the objective to work for human resourses development and also offer special coaching for the various examinations

 

Prathyasha Counselling Centre, Kottayam

 

Address:
Prathasha Counselling centre,
Orthodox Seminary, Kottayam – 686 001.
Phone: (0481) 2566650, 2566526

His Holiness Baselios Mar Thoma Mathews II Catholicose inaugurated the Center on 5 August 1995. Prathyasha Counselling offers courses for the priests and laymen of the Sabha. The teachers of the Orthodox Theological Seminary conduct the classes.

Office bearers:Rev. Fr. Dr. K.M George (Chairman)
Rev. Fr. Dr. O Thomas (Chairman)

St Basil Bible School, Sasthamkotta

 

Address:
St Basil Bible School,
Sasthamkotta
Kollam – 686 001.
Phone: (0476) 2831712

The Basil Bible School was started in 2000 to offer Counselling Courses for the laymen of the Sabha. His Holiness Baselios Mar Thoma Mathews II Catholicose inaugurated the Center.

Social Activities

Malankara Orthodox Church Mission Society

Address:
St. Paul’s Mission Center
Mavelikara-3.

The Malankara Orthodox Church Mission Society was started in 1989 with the objectives of evangelization of India.. It strives to convey the Gospel message through mission activities, mission seminars, caps, mission training classes, publications, centres for worship, relief activities in times of natural calamities and through secular service.
The Mission society consists of representatives from Diocesan Missions of the Church Mission Bodies, Spiritual organizations, Ashrams, Convents and Movements.

Office bearers:
His Holiness The Catholicose (President),
Dr. Geevarghese Mar Osthathios, Philipose Mar Eusebios ,Dr. Stephanos Mar Thevodosios,Geevarghese Mar Coorilose (Vice Presidents)
Very Rev Dr.Nathaniel Ramban (Secretary)

 

Malankara Orthodox Church Mission Board

 

The Mission Society was started in 1979 in order to give an organized and invigorating leadership to Missionary Activities of the Malankara Orthodox Church. The fundamental objective of the Malankara Orthodox Mission Board is to share with the poor and evangelize India before A. D 2000. The Mission Board consists of one- third of the memebers of the Mission Society. The National Forum for Mission Studies, ‘NAMS’ (National Association for Mission Studies) was founded in 1984 by Dr. Geevarghese Mar Osthathious. The monthly investment for Mission Evangelization Scheme was started in 1996 under the Mission Board to pay allowances to missionaries who work in the mission field.
 

Office bearers:
His Holiness The Catholicose (President), H.G Dr Geevarghese Mar Osthatheos (Co-President), H.G Philipose Mar Eusebios (Co-President),
Very Rev Dr.Nathaniel Ramban (Secretary),

 

House Building Scheme

Address:
House Building Scheme,
Catholicate office, Devalokam,
Kottayam – 686 038


In June 1990 the Church Managing Committee decided to introduce the “House Building Scheme” with the objectives of “Home for all in the Orthodox Church”. Until 1997 about 1120 houses were built at an estimated cost of Rs. 4.7 million. The scheme was financed mostly by Individual Contributions from the Church members.

The list of houses donated through the Scheme is given below:

Thiruvananthapuram (86)
Kollam (133)
Thumpamon (159)
Chengannur (140)
Niranam (136)
Kottayam (101)
Kottayam central (26)
Idukki (75)
Kandanad (72)
Angamali (2 4)
Kochi (94)
Kunnamkulam (8)
Malabar (57)
Sultan Bathery (152)
Madras (1)

Office bearers:

His Holiness Catholicose (Patron), H.G Dr. Geevarghese Mar Osthathios (President),

Other members of the Committee are:

1 . Dr. Alexander Karakkal (Association Secretary)
2. Sri. P C Abraham (Lay Trustee)
3. Rev. Fr. O. Thomas (Priest Trustee)
4. V Rev. Jacob Mannaraprayil Cor-episcopa
5. Rev.Fr. Thomas Johnson
6. Rev.Fr. K.P Issac
7. Rev.Fr. Jacob Zachariah
8. Rev.Fr. T.J. Alexander
9. Sri. Jiji Thomson ULS
10. Sri. Cherian P Koshy
11. Sri. PM. Paily Pillai
12. Sri. Mathai Mampallil
13. Prof S Ninan
14. Prof. K.C. George
15. Prof Jacob Kurian Onattu
16. Sri. Mathew Veerappallil
17. Sri. VG. Koshy
18. Sri. A.X Thomas (Convener)

 

Scheme for Community Marriage

His Holiness Baselios Mar Thoma Mathews II Catholicose gave formal recognition to the Scheme for Community M arriages in 1992 and a Central Committee was formed in this regard.

The Central Committee consisted of His Holiness Catholicose as the Patron and Metropolitans Thomas Mar Timotheos, Philipose Mar Theophilos, Geevarghese Mar Osthathios, Thomas Mar Makarios as assistants to the patron. Fr. Mathai Nooranal , Fr.Joseph Vendasapala. Fr. T. J. Joshua, Fr. T.C. John, K.M. Mathew, P.C. Abraham, M.T. Paul, A.K.Thomas, Jagan Philipose, P.C.Alias, Jacob Thomas Arikkupuram as members and Thomas Mathew as Convener. Besides these, the Secretary of every diocese is also a member of the Central Committee.

First Phase: (1992- March 1997)
The inauguration of the first phase of the Marriage Scheme took place on 4 January 1993 at Parumala Seminary. On that day, 33 marriages were solemnized and Rs. 15000 was handed over as financial aid for each married couples. Untill 31 March 1997, Rs. 3.9 million was given away as financial aid to the couples of 264 marriages.

Second Phase: ( April 1997-1998)
The second phase of the inauguration was presided over by His Holiness Mahews II Caholicose on 17 October 1998 at Thalachira Orthodox Church,of Thumpamon Diocese. As part of the Second Phase during 1997-98 periods, Rs.7 lakhs were distributed for 49 marriages.

Thus a total of Rs. 4.6 million was distributed for 313 marriages and for the Church it is a great achievement in the field of social welfare. The fund raised for this purpose was collected from individuals and institutions. A major share of this fund came from Parumala Seminary. Like the house-building scheme of the Church, the marriages scheme is also a recurring continual scheme benefiting hundreds of people all over India

ARDRA Charitable Society

Address:

Catholicate Office , Devalokam P O
Kottayam, Kerala, India-686038
Tel : ++91-481-578060,578234,578499

The Society was formed in August 2001, Ardra is under the direct patronage of H.H. Baselios Marthoma Mathews II, Catholicos of the East and Malankara Metropolitan. It is a non-profit charitable organisation operating throughout India.

Compassion in action – that is what Ardra stands for. Etymologically derived from the Sanskrit word Ardra – Ardram in Malayalam – the name means compassion, fellow-feeling or sorrow for the sufferings of another. Ardra strives to help the poor and needy by providing primary necessities, education, medical care, job-training, marriage assistance, employment etc.

Sleebadasa Community (Servants of the Cross)

Address:
Carmel Dayara
Mulanthuruthy

In1924 Deacon M. P. Pathrose (Pathrose Mar Osthasthios) started the Sleebadasa Community with an aim to work for the upliftment of the Dalit X’tians on the Social, Cultural and Spiritual fronts. Due to the efforts of Pathrose Mar Osthatheos, 25000 people were absorbed into the Church through this Community. This community gives leadership to missionary works in the Northern Dioceses.

Previous Office Bearers:

Pathrose Mar Osthasthios (1924-68), Oughen Mar Timotheos (1968-70), Mathews Mar Athanasios (1970-78), Gee- varghese Mar Osthasthios (1979-88), Philipose Mar Eusebios (1989-91), Zacharias Mar Anthonios (1992-97)
Dr. Mathews Mar Sevarios (1997- )

Current Office Bearers:

President: H.G.Zachariah Mar Anthonios (Bishop, Kochi Diocese).
Secretary: V. Rev. Semaoun Ramban 

Dayaras

VALLIKATTU DAYARA: (VAKATHANAM)

Address:

Valikattu Dayara,
Vakathanam, Kottayam.
Phone: (0481) 2462550

The Dayara was founded by Pulikottil Joseph Mar Dionysios in 1868 and in 1875 Ramban Geevarghese Karuchira developed it into a Dayara.

Manager: Very. Rev. Joseph Ramban

MAR BASIL DAYARA: (PATHANAMTHITTA)

Address:

Basil Dayara,
Pathanamthitta P.O,
Phone:(0468) 235942, 2222243

The Dayara was started by Metropolitan Puthencavu Geevarghese Mar Philexinos of Thumpamon diocese in 1938.

Office Bearers:

Thumpamon Diocesan Metropolitan Philipose Mar Eusebios.

ST.GEORGE DAYARA:  OTHARA

Address:

St. George Dayara,
Othara, Thiruvalla
Phone: (0469) 2654808

The Othara  Dayara was founded on the land donated to the Church by Thottapurath T. K. Alexander.  in 1944. 

Office Bearers:

Fr. E. Mathews served as its Superior for a long period.
Thomas Mar Athanasius, the Metropolitan of Chengannoor Diocese holds the main charge.

St.THOMAS DAYARA: VETTICKAL

Address:
St. Thomas Dayara,
Vettikal, Mulanthuruthy.
Phone: 0484 – 2740220
The beginning of today’s Dayara started here in 1125 with the installation of one of the crosses of Mulanthuruthy Church.  In 1809 the younger Bava of Kattumangattu family was interred here. Parumala Thirumeni was consecrated here as Metropolitancon 10 December 1896. On 10 December 1976 the Holy Relics of Parumala Thirumeni were interred here.

Office Bearers:

Fr. P.A.S. Yohanan is its manager now.

MAR KURIAKOSE DAYARA:  PAMPADY

Address:

  Mar Kuriakose Dayara,
Pothenpuram PO,
Pampady,
Kottayam Dist.,
Ph: 0481 – 2505431

The Dayara was founded by Kuriakose Mar Gregorios in 1909. K.G.College, B.M.M. English Medium Central School, I.T.C., M.G.M. Abhayabhavan, Mar Gregorios Balabhavanan are functioning under the Dayara.

Office Bearers:

Rev. Fr. C A Varghese is the Asst. Manager

Website: http://www.pampadydayara.com/

Colleges

Corporate Management

Address:

Catholicate Aramana
Devalokam
Kottayam, Kerala

Phone: (0481) 2578234

The Corporate Management was created on 5 July 1979.

Former Office Bearers:
Daniel Mar Philexinos (1979-82)
Mathews Mar Barnabas (1982-92)

Current Office Bearers:
Metropolitan Philipose Mar Eusebios is the Manager since 1992
Prof. V. I. Joseph is the Secretary since 1994

Catholicate College, Pathanamthitta

Address:

Catholicate College,
Pathanamthitta -689 645
Phone: (0468) 2222223& 2325253

The first college of the Malankara Orthodox Church was started at Pathanamthitta  in 1952. There are 4000 students getting their education here. The college has 147 teaching and 147 administrative staff on its rolls. There are degree courses in English, Malayalam, Hindi, Economics, History, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology and Commerce. The college also has research facilities  in the Departments of Malayalam, Hindi, Zoology and Botany. The College also has a study center of the Indira Gandhi National Open University.
A PGDCA Course in Computer Science is also offered.

Metropolitan Philipose Mar Eusebios is  the present Manager.

Prncipal : Daniel Mar Philexinos (P.E. Daniel Ramban) was the first principal. (1952-53)
Dr. N. Sernor (1953-54), Prof. Peter S. Rett (1954-55), Prof. Ninan Abraham (1955-57), Prof. Puthencavu Mathen Tharakan (1957-58), Prof. E. T. Mathew (1958-59), Prof. T. B. Ninan (1959-61), Dr. J. Alexander (1963-75), Prof. V. T. Thomas (1975-76), Prof. C. N. Mathew (1976), Dr. Paul Varghese (1976-83), Prof. N.G.Kunjachen (1983), Dr. T. A. George (1983-92). Prof. V. I. Joseph (1992-93), Dr. K.C John (1993-99), Prof. E. J. John (1999), Prof.Abraham George (2001)
Bursar: Prof. E. Jacob john (1993-)
When His Holiness Baselios Geevarghese II Catholicose started the Catholicate College. 

Website: http://www.catholicatecollege.co.in/

K.G.College, Pampady

Address:

K.G. College, Pampady – 686 502
Phone: (0481) 2505212

K.G.College in Pampady was started in memory of Kuriakose Mar Gregorios.on 14 February 1981.

The college offers graduate courses in Economics, Chemistry and Commerce.

There are 1101 students undergoing various courses now.  43 teaching and 36 administrative staff is currently serving there. 

Prof. Titus Varkey was the first Principal..
Prof. M.C. Joseph is the second Principal
Prof. Jacob Kurian Onattu is the current Principal

Website: http://www.pampadycollege.com

Baselius College, Kottayam

Address: Baselious College,
Kottayam – 686 001
Phone: 0481 2563918 & 2565958


This college was founded in memory of His Holiness Baselios Geevarghese II Catholicos in 1964

The college offers Post Graduate Courses in English, Economics, Political Science, Malayalam, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology and Commerce.

Principal: Dr. A. P. Mani (1964-82), Prfo. E. J. John (1982-88), Prof. M. J. Thomas (1988-95), Dr. Alexander Karackal (1995-96), Prof. K. P. Joy (1996-98) and Prof. P. C. Alias (1998-) Prof. E.John Mathew (2001)

Website: http://www.baselius.ac.in/

St. Mary’s College, Sultan Bathery

Address: St. Mary’s College,
Kuppadi P.O. Sultan Bathery – 673 592
Phone: 04936 220246

St.Mary’s College  was started in July 1965 under the leadership of Fr. Mathai Nooranal. The college offers post graduate courses in Politics and Chemistry and graduate course in Economics, Politics, Chemistry, Physics, Botony and Commerce.

Chief Office bearers:
Kuriakose Mar Clemis Metropolitan (President)
Fr. Mathew Nooranal (Secretary)
Jacob Mathew (Treasurer). 

Website: http://www.stmaryssby.org/

Mar Dionysius College, Pazhanji

Address:

M.D College, Pazhanji, Trissur.
Phone:04885 276729, 277577

M.D.College in Pazhani was started in memory of Pulikottil Mar Dionysious I .in 1982
The College offers postgraduate course in Economics and graduate course in Economic and Mathematics.

Principal:.
Dr.V.Mathew Kurian 

Website: http://www.mdcollege.net/

St. Cyril’s College, Adoor

Address:
St. Cyril’s College, Adoor.
Phone: (04734) 222443, 210043

The St. Cyril’s Collegewas founded by Metropolitan Mathews Mar Coorilose (His Holiness Mathews II Catholicose)  in 1981 .The College offers graduate courses in English, History and Chemistry. Metroplitan 

Mathews Mar Epiphanios is currently the manager.
Principal:
Prof. D.K. John 

St. Stephen’s College, Pathanapuram

Address:

St. Stephen’s College, Maloor,
Pathanapuram.
Ph: 0475 – 2352385

The St. Stephen’s Collge in Pathanapuram was started by Thomas Mar Dionysios on 8 July 1964 . 

Principal:
Prof. Baby K. Paul 

Website:  http://www.st-stephens1964.org

St. Gegorios College , Kottarakara

Address:

St. Gregorios College,
Kottarakara. Phone (0474) 2650133

The St. Gregorios College was founded by the Metroplitan Mathews Mar Coorilose (His Holiness Mathews II Catholicose)   in 1964 

Principal:
Prof. P.S. George

Mount Tabor Training College, Pathanapuram

Address:

Mount Tabor Training College,
Pathanapuram – 689 695
Phone: 0475- 2352323

Thoma Mar Dionysios, started the Mount Tabor Traning College in July 1960.

Principal:
Prof. N. K. Venugopal

Mar Baselios Mar Thoma Mathews II (BMM II) Training College, Kottarakara

Address:

Mar Baselios Mar Thoma Mathews II B. ED College,
Pulamon, Kottarakara
Phone:(0474) 2653544

His Holiness Baselios Mar Thoma Mathews II Catholicose started the Mar Baselios Mar Thoma Mathews II Training College in 1995. 

Principal:
Fr. V. Varghese 

Website: http://www.bmm2tc.org/

St. Thomas College, Chennai

Address:

St.Thomas College,140/6, AKR Road,
Koyembedu, Chennai 600107
Phone: 044 24798489

The St. Thomas College, established in September 1999 as a coeducational institution, is governed by the St. Thomas Orthodox Syrian Cathedral Parish Trust headed by Bishop Dr. Yakob Mar Irenaios, Metropolitan of the Madras diocese of the  Indian Orthodox Church as its Founder-Chairman.

Website: http://www.stthomascollege.org/

St.Thomas College, Ranni

Address:

St.Thomas College Ranni

Phone:04735 226238 & 226738

Principal: Prof.Babu Joseph

 St. Thomas College, Bhilai

Address:

St.Thomas College
Bhilai
Phone: 0788 2275970, 2274223

Principal: Prof. P.O. Zacharia,

Website: http://www.stthomascollege.net/

St.Peter’s College, Kolenchery

Address:

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Principal: Dr.M.P.Mathai

Website: http://www.stpeterscollege.ac.in/

Mar Baselios College of Engineering and Tech, Peerumedu

Address:

Mar Baselios Christian College of Engineering & Technology
Pallikkunnu P.O.
Kuttikkanam, Peermade
Idukki District, Kerala
Pin – 685 531
Phone: 04869 233571, 233572
Director: Rev. Fr. P A Philip

Websitehttp://www.mbcpeermade.com/

Mar Baselios Mar Thoma Mathews II (BMM II) College of Engineering, Sasthamkotta

Address:

BMM II College of Engineering,
Muthupilakad, Sasthamkotta
Phone: 0476 2835579

MOSC Medical College, Kolenchery

Address:

MOSC Medical College,
Kolenchery, Ernakulam Dist.
Phone:0484 2760251, 2760258
CEO: Mr. Joy P Jacob

Website: http://www.moscmm.org/

Theophilos College of Nursing, Kangazha

Address:

Theophilos College of Nursing
Kangazha, Kottayam
Phone:0481 2495044

Website: http://www.theophiluscollegeofnursing.com/

SG College of Nursing, Parumala

Address:

SG College of Nursing
St.Gregorious Misson Hospital, Parumala
Phone:0479 2310363
 

Website: http://sghospital.org/home.html

M.G.M. Junior College, Bhilai

Address:

MGM Junior College
Bhilai (M.P)
Phone: 0788 288662,288663,288664

Principal: Prof.K.C.Mani

M.P.C. College of Engineering & Technology, Bhilai

Address:

MPC COllege of Engineering
Bhilai (M.P)
Phone:0788 2436282, 2436920

Principal: Prof. Alias Varghese

Website: http://www.mpccet.ac.in/

St.Marys Syrian College, Brahmavar

Address:
St.Mary’s Syrian College
Brahmavar 576214
Phone: 08252 261293

SG College of Social Science, Parumala

Address:

SG College of Social Science,
Parumala
Phone:0479 2312266, 2311929
 

Website: http://sghospital.org/home.html

Publications

Malankara Sabha Magazine
Address:
Malankara Sabha Magazine,
Devalokam, Kottayam- 38
Ph: 0481 – 2573234

Malankara Sabha , the official publication of the Malankara Orthodox Church was started in 1946 by His Holiness Geevarghese II Catholicose.

Former Office Bearers:
Presidents:
Mathews Mar Ivanios
Thomas Mar Makarios
Mathews Mar Barnabas
Fr. John Thomas Karingattil (1995-96) Managing Editor.

Current Chief Office bearers:

Philipose Mar Eusebios Metropolitan (President)
H.G. Yuhanon Mar Miletheus Metropolitan (Vice President)
Fr. T.A. Edayadi  (Managing Editor)
Fr. Dr. M. John Panicker (Chief Editor)
Fr. Thomas P. Mukalil (Sub-Editor)
H.G. Zachariah Mar Anthonios Metropolitan (President of the editorial board)

Members of the Editorial Board:
Fr. T. J. Joshua, Fr. Dr. K. M. George, Fr. Dr. Jacob Kurian, Fr. Joseph Samuel Karukayil, Fr. John Thomas Karingattil, Prof. Dr. Alexander Karackal, Adv. P. C. Mathew Pulikkottil, Mr. Paul Manalil and Mr. K. V. Mammen

 

Publications Bethel Pathrika
Address:
‘Bethel Pathrika’,
Bethel Aramana,
Chengannur – 699 121

The publication was sarted in 1987.

 

Publications Dhoothan
Address:
‘Dhoothan’,
St. Paul’s Mission Centre
Mavelikara – 3
Ph: 0479 2302473

The publication was started in 1988.

Office Bearers (Editorial Board):

President : H. G. Dr. Geevarghese Mar Osthathios Metropolitan
Chief Editor : Fr. Dr. O. Thomas
Managing Editor : Very Rev. Nathanael Remban
Publisher : Fr. Dr. T. P. Elias

Sub-Editors :

Fr. K. K. Gheevarghese Nallila
Fr. Dr. K. L. Mathew Vaidyan
Fr. K. S. Zacharia
Fr. John Thomas
Fr. Mathew Varghese
Prof. V. I. Ninnan
Miss Akamma Paul
Prof. D. Mathews
Prof. K. C. Mani
Thomas Neelarmadom

Campaign Secretary:  Aji Varghese
Published by: Malankara Church Mission Board


Publications The Gateway
Address:
‘The Gateway’,
Orthodox Church Center,
Juhu Nagar, Vashi,
Bombay – 400703.

This bi-annual magazine is being published from the office of the Bombay Diocese.

 

Publications Hermon Sannesham
Address:
‘Hermon Sannesham’,
Mount Hermon Aramana,
R.E.C. P.O., Kozhikode -1.

The publication was started in1997.

 

Publications The Light
Address:
‘The Light’,
St. Thomas Ashram,
P. B. No.24,
Bhilai 490 001

“Light” the official publication of Calcutta Diocese is being published from Nagpur

 

Publications Malankara Sabha Deepam
Address:
Malankara Sabha Deepam,
P. B. No. 611,
Kottayam – 686 001


This is a bi- weekly with an ecumenical vision being published since 1994 from Kottayam .

 

Publications Orthodox Youth
Address:
Orthodox Youth
Devalokam
Kottayam

The publication was started in 1958 and it is the official magazine of the Students’ Movement

 

Publications Paurasthya Taram
Address:
‘Paurasthya Taram’,
Bishop’s House, Kollam
The publication was started in 1990.

 

Publications Purohithan
Address:
Orthodox Theological Group
Devalokam
Kottayam

This magazine is being published under the auspices of the St. Thomas Orthodox Theological Group

 

Publications Snehalokam
Address:
‘Snehalokam’,
St. Thomas Mission Centre,
Haripad – 690 514

This magazine is being published under the St.Thomas Missionary Group.

 

Publications Sabha Chandrika
Address:
‘Sabha Chandrika’,
Trikunnath seminary,
Aluva.

This tri-annual magazine is being published under the Angamali Diocese.

 

Publications Star of the East
Address:
Delhi Orthodox Center
New Delhi

The publication was started in 1979.

 

Publications Sathyavishwasa Deepthi
Address:
‘Sathyavishwasa Deepthi’,
Kriakose Mar Gregorios Center,
M.D. Seminary, Kottayam-1

This bimonthly is being published from Kottayam diocesan Centre.

 

Publications Manna
Address:
Manna

This monthly internet magazine is being published from MGOCSM Bombay diocese

 

PRESS Catholicate Press, Develokam
Address:
Catholicate Press,
Develokam – 686 038.
Phone:(0481) 578499.

The Catholicate press was started in 1896 by His Holiness Baselios Oughen I Catholicose to undertakes the printings of Sunday school and O.V.B.S books, Malankara Sabha Magazine, M.O.C. Publications and also the materials sent from Develokam Aramana and Catholicate Office.

 

PRESS MOC Publications
Address:
M.O.C. Publications,
Cathoicate Aramana,
Devalokam,Kottayam 38

The Publication Wing of the Malankara Orthodox Church “M.O.C. Publications” was startedin 1982

Office bearers: 

H.G.Thomas Mar Athanasius (President)
H.G.Dr.Mathews Mar Severios
Fr.Dr.T.J.Joshua
Fr.Dr.K.M.George
Fr.Dr.Johns Abraham Konat
Fr.Thomas Varghese Chavadyel (Secretary)
Dr.C.J.Roy
Prof. Jacob Kurien Onattu

Orphanages

Basalel Girls Home
Sooranad – 690 522 – Ph. 0476 2851427

Bethanya Bhavan
Tiruvalla – 689 101 – Ph. 0469 600158

BMM II Balabhavan
Chengamanadu, Kottarakkara.

BMM II Sneha Bhavan
Kizhakketheruvu, Kottarakkara – Ph. 0474 2652060

Cheppad Mar Dionysius Foundation
Cheppad – Ph. 0479 2474182

Hanna Bhavan
Koratty – 680 308

Holy Trinity Disabled Childrens Home
Althara, Sreekariyam, Thiruvananthapuram.  – 0471 2418767

Karunya Visranthi Bhavan
Kattela, Sreekariyam, Trivandrum -695 017 – Ph. 0471 2596418

Kottukalam Visranthy Bhavan
Kuzhimattom.

Mar Gregorios Blind Rehabilitation Centre
Devagiri, Kodunganoor P.O., Thiruvananthapuram- 695 013 – Ph: +91 471 2378436

Mar Gregorios Asram
Kandand, – 0484 2792140 and 2792424

Mar Baselius Childrens Home
Mannapra, Palakkad – Ph.0492 2255556

Mar Athanasius Memorial Prathyasa Bhavan
Kuzhimattom

Mar Baselius Childrens Home
Vadavucode – 682 310 – Ph.0484 2730464

Mar Gregorios Balabhavan
Thadagom, Coimbatore

Mar Baselius Santhi Bhavan
Thalavoor, Kottarakara – Ph. 0475 2328103

Mar Baselios Gregorios Mercy Home
Mannadisala, Vechoochira, Ranni – Ph. 04735 265533

M.G.Bethel Karuna Centre
South Karassery, Thathankulam P.O., (T.N) 628622 – Ph. 04630 263274

M.G.D Asram Balabhavan
Karunagiri, Karukachal – Ph. 0481 2486384

M.G.M Abhaya Bhavan
Pothenpuram, Pampady – Ph. 0481 2507741, 2505935

NAMS Snehasadan
No.28, Vodarahalli, Vidyaranyapura, Bangalore – 560 097 – Ph. 080 65375538

Joseph Mar Pachomios Memorial Pratheeksha Bhavan
Karimpana P.O., Koothattukulam – Ph. 0485 2253504

St.Gregorios Balagram,
Nirmalagiri,
Yacharam A.P. – Ph. 08414 243234

 St.Marys Boys Home
Thalacode, Mulanthuruthy – Ph. 0484 2711290

St.Pauls Bala Bhavan
Puthuppady, Kozhikode – Ph. 0495 2235247

St.Thomas Childrens Home
Bhilai M.P – Ph. 0788 2381309

St.Thomas Balabhavan
Haripad – 690 514 – Ph. 0479 2412764

St.Marys Balikamandiram
Kizhakkambalam, Alwaye – Ph. 0484 2680283

St.George Balikagram
St.Thomas Nagar, Mamuridi,
Dehu Road Cantt. P.O.,
Pune – 412 101 – Ph.020 27671066, 27673785

St.Thomas Balabhavan
Vazhuthoor, Neyyattinkara – Ph. 0471 224603

St.Thomas Balabhavan
Nellipathy,Agali P.O., Palakkad.

St.Thomas Childrens Home
Sasthamkotta.

St.Macreena Santhi Bhavan
Baselios Convent, Kottarakara – Ph. 0475 2452543

St.Pauls Balagram
P.N.45, Raisalpur, ltarsi,
M.P 461 111 – Ph. 07572 273943

Valayanchirangara Balagram
Perumbavoor – Ph. 0484 2657141

Vattasseril Mar Dionysius Home
Madavoor, Muvattupuzha.

Hospitals

Malankara Medical Mission MGDM Hospital St.Gregorios Mission Hospital
Address:
Kolenchery – 682 311
Kerala, INDIA
Phone: +91 484 2760251 – 2760258
Website: http://www.moscmm.org/
Address:
Devagiri, Kangazha – 686 555
Kerala, INDIA
Phone:  +91 481 2496246 – 48
Website: Click Here
Address:
Parumala
Kerala, INDIA
Phone: +91 479 2312266 2312465, 3091565
Website: http://sghospital.org/
St.Mary’s Hospital M.D.Cheriapally Hospital Mar Theodosius Memorial Bethany Hospital
Address:
Eraviperoor -689 542
Kerala, INDIA
Phone: +91 469 2664447
Address:
Kottayam,
Kerala INDIA
Phone: +91 481 2566588
Website: Click Here
Address:
Ranni- Perunad-689 711
Kerala, INDIA
Phone: +91 4735 240225 and 240536
Mar Theodosius Medical Mission Hospital St.Andrews Hospital St.Mary’s Hospital
Address:
Sasthamkotta
Poruvazhy P.O.
Kollam – 690 520 Kerala, INDIA
Phone: 0476 2830258, 2831758
Address:
Puthencavu,
Chengannur
Kerala, INDIA
Phone: +91 479 2452478
Address:
Vallamkulam,
Tiruvalla
Kerala, INDIA
Phone:+91 469 2618291
St.George’s Hospital Malankara Medical Mission Hospital CDM Hospital
Address:
Puthuppady
Kozhikode 673 586
Kerala, INDIA
Phone:+91 495 2235245
Address:
Kunnamkulam – 680 503
Kerala, INDIA
Phone:+91 4885 222944
Address:
Kottappady,
Kunnamkulam
Kerala, INDIA
Phone:+91 487 2553377
Paret Mar Ivanios Hospital Mar Baselius Medical Mission Hospital St.Mary’s Hospital
Address:
Puthuppally
Kottayam
Kerala, INDIA
Phone:+91 481 2352873
Address:
Kothamangalam
Kerala, INDIA
Phone:+91 485 2822203 and 2822207
Address:
Manarcad
Kottayam
Kerala, INDIA
Phone:+91 481 2372161 and 2310177
Idukki Orthodox Medical Centre Kurisupally General and Eye Clinic Bishop Walsh Medical Centre
Address:
Nettithozhu
Kumily
Kerala, INDIA
Phone:+91 4868 285056
Address:
Puthenangady
Kottayam
Kerala, INDIA
Phone:+91 481 2580047
Address:
Thadagom
Coimbatore
Tamilnadu, INDIA
Phone:+91 422 2658619
Madars Medical Mission B.M.P Mission Hospital M.G.Asram Medical Aid Clinic
Address:
4-A.J.J.Nagar,
Mogappair,
Madras 600 050, INDIA
Phone: +91 44 26259801 – 10
Website: Click Here
Address:
Uditnarayanpur P.O.
Kalahandi – 766 001, INDIA
Phone:+91 6670 231099
Address:
Mulanthuruthy
Kerala, INDIA
Phone:+91 484 2792475
Malankara Medical Mission Eye Hospital Mount Tabore Medical Mission Hospital St.Thomas Mission Hospital
Address:
Kariampady
Kerala, INDIA
Phone:+91 4936 247274
Address:
Mathur, Pudukottai Dt.
INDIA
Phone:+91 4339 250589
Address:
Attappady
Agali P.O.,Palakkad
Kerala, INDIA
Phone:+91 4924 254470
B.G.M Trust and Hospital St.Paul’s Dispensary St.Mary’s Hospital
Address:
Kundara,
Kerala, INDIA
Address:
Panimunda P.O.
Orissa – 766 110, INDIA
Address:
Pothanicad
Muvattupuzha
Kerala, INDIA
St.Thomas Charitable Dispensary Abayanikethan Hospital
Address:
St.Thomas Dispensary
Calcutta – 700 013
India
Address:
Makhodia 462221
Ph: 07572 273764, 273704