Mission Centre Haripad
St. Thomas Orthodox Mission
Centre, haripad 690 514
Phone: (0479) 412764
St. Thomas Mission Center was founded by His Holiness
Baselios Mar Thoma Mathews I catholicose,in 1979 with the
Co-operation of 13 churches of the western region of the
The Balabhavan was started in 1986. The magazine 'Snehalokham'
is being published from here.In 1991 His Holiness Baselios
Mar Thoma Mathews II Catholicose consecrated the Chapel.
Karunya Guidance Centre, Ulloor
St. Thomas Karunya
Guidance Centre, Ulloor,
Medical College, P.O.
Thiruvananthapuram. 695 011
Phone: (0471) 445543
Metropolitan Dr. Geevarghese Mar Osthathios started the
Karunya Guidance Center near the Medical College, Trivandrum
Makodiya Mission, Bhillai, Madhya Pradesh
St. Thomas Mission
Makodiya, Hirankheda P.O.
Phone: 07572- 73704
The Makodiya Mission of the Malankara Orthodox Church was
founded by H.G. Stephanos Mar Theodosius, the Metropolitan
of the Calcutta Diocese, in 1986. Makodiya is a village
located in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India. English
missionaries started the Macodia Mission some 100 years ago
for the uplift of the adivasis. In 1986 the Bhilai Mission
bought Macodia Mission Centre and 6 acres of land
This is the only Adivasi village mission of this kind in
North India operated by the Orthodox Church of India. The
Mission is operating a primary school, a Balavadi, a
Tailoring School, A typewriting Institute, and an Old Age
Thomas Mission Center, Neyyattinkara
St. Thomas Mission Centre
Pin: 695 603
Dr. Geevarghese Mar Osthathios Metropolitan started the St.
Thomas Mission Center in Neyyattinkara in 1986. On 21
February 1993 the Chapel here was consecrated.
Parumala Mar Gregorios Guidance Centre, Chovayur
Parumala Mar Gregorios
Orthodox Guidence Centre,
Kozhikode - 673 017
Parumala Mar Gregorios Guidance Center in Chovayur was
started by the Catholicose- designate Metropolitan Thomas
Mar Timotheos. The Center is situated in the Chovayur
Junction on Kozhikode Medical College route.
Vishranthi Bhavan, Sreekariyam
Karunya Vishranthi Bhavan,
Kattela, Sreekariyam P.o
Metropolitan Dr. Geevarghese Mar Osthathios started the
Karunya Bhavan in Kattela, Sreekariyam Trivandrum on 11
December 1993. This is a center that takes care of poor
patients who have fatal diseases like cancer.50 room
building is being constructed for the Vishranthi Bhavan.
A great philanthropist Rev.Ezhakadavil Georgekutty who later
became Geevarghese Mar Osthatheous Metropolitan initiated
the St.Pauls brotherhood in the Indian Orthodox Church by
rallying a group of dynamic young men to preach the "god's
word" to the most suppressed, oppressed and the
depressed.The brotherhood's moto is "Love thy
neighbour as thyself"
St.Paul's Brotherhood is involved in several activities in
Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and
Orissa. Under the guidance of Very Rev.Thomas Ramban,
Very Rev.Philipose Ramban and Very
Rev.Yoohanon Ramban the brotherhood is thriving
offering humanitatary services to the needy and helpless.
Following are the various projects run by St.Paul's
Training Centre, Mavelikara, Kerala, PIN 690 103.
St.Paul's Ashram and
Balabhavan, Puthupadi P.O..,Calicut, Kerala, PIN 673
St.Paul's Convent And
Balikagram, Puthupadi P.O.,Calicut, Kerala, PIN 673 586.
Balagram,Yacharam P.O., Ranga Reddy Dist., Andhra
Pradesh, PIN 501 509.
Dehu Road Cantt.P.O., Pune, Maharashtra, PIN 412 101.
P.O.Box No.45, Itarsi, Madhya Pradesh, PIN 461 111.
Projects, Uditnarayanpur P.O., (VIA)Bhavanipatan,
Kalahandi Dist.,Orissa, PIN 766 001.
M.G.D.M. Ashram and
Balabhavan, Karukachal, Kerala.
M.P., India. PIN - 461 111.
Phone:00 91 7572 52540
St.Paul's Balagram is an
institution for the children affected with leprosy It is
situated on an eight and half acre land in the village of
Raispur on the Bhopal-Nagpur sector.It originally started in
1995 operating from a rented building and in 1996 the office
was shifted to its own building.. The new Balagram building
which can accomodate 50 children was consecrated on 11th
In March 1996, the first batch of 5 children were admitted.
The children of leprosy patients who have not been affected
by leprosy are admitted to the Balagram, irrespective of
caste, creed or religion. At present there are 17 children(
all from Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh).The
children attend the M.G.M.School(Itarsi) run under the
auspices of the Calcutta Diocese.
St.George Balikagram , Dehu Road
Dehu Road Cantt.P.O.,Pune,
Maharashtra,INDIA, PIN - 412 101.
Phone: 00 91 212 881066
Balikagram is located at Dehu Road on the Pune-Mumbai
Highway 28 kilometers from Pune. on a two acre plot donated
by Mr.Thomas George, a member of the St.Gregorious Dehu Road
Parish of the Orthodox Syrian Church of India. On the 10th
of March 1993 H.G.Geevarghese Mar Osthathios Metropolitan,
The President of Child Welfare Board of Orthodox Syrian
Church of India consecrated this piece of land and performed
the groundbreaking ceremony.
A modern well equipped building has now been constructed to
house the Balikagram. A primary school has also been started
in the campus.Over 23 healthy female children live in the
Kalahandi Devolopement Projects
PIN - 766 001.
Phone - 0091 6670 31099.
Kalahandi a hilly forest
tract, with largely tribal. populace. Here death stalks the
land. Draughts and epidemics are frequent. Starvation deaths
particularly those of children are a common occurrence.
Malnutrition and absence of basic elementary medical
facilities aggravate the plight of the populace. It is
obvious that the task ahead in Kalahandi cannot be the sole
responsibility of governmental agencies alone and a
concerted effort has to be made by voluntary agencies along
with the Government.
Orthodox Syrian Church of India made a humble beginning in
Kalahandi by establishing the Kalahandi Development
The activities of K.D.P :
A hospital to serve
as the focus of the project. The hospital is named
Baselios Mathews Pradhaman Hospital.
A mobile Dispensary
to carry medical services to rural villages.
A home for destitute
A vocational training
A model agricultural
farm and a dairy farm.
NAMS Snehasadhan, Bangalore