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Institution Details

Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Edakkunnu

  • Place: Edakkunnu
  • Parish: Edakkunnu
  • Established Year: 1951
  • Short Name: O.L.P.H
  • Contact Address: Edakkunnu, Paduapuram P.O
  • Pincode: 683 582
  • Phone: 0484 2451522 , 09562527217
  • Email: olphconvent@gmail.com
  • Description:

    I General Informations

    After establishing Edakkunnu Parish Church late Msgr. Kuriakose Chiramel built a temporary building for the education of parishioners (11-11-1944) on advice of Mar . Augustine Kandathil (Bishop of Ernakulam). The first chaplain of the convent was Msgr. Kuriakose Chiramel The permanent convent was established in 1951 and was dedicated to OUR LADY OF PERPETUAL HELP In 6-6-1955 a UP School was started under this management after a few years lower primary classess also began. 
    Rev. Sr. Mary Penitentia CMC was the first headmistress of the school. Long years she served as the headmistress of the school and died on 27-5-1976. In 27-2-1961 Mar Joseph Parecattil blessed the new chapel of the convent.  Sr.Lgy Therese is the present local suprior.Now 12 members here.