Apr 23, 2019

DMMarthandam

DMMarthandam

St. Joseph’s Province (Marthandam) 
(Estd. 8 May 1938)
Daughters of Mary, St. Joseph’s  Provincial House, 
Marthandam P.O., Kanyakumari  Dt., Tamil Nadu - 629165.     
Tel.04651-270251, 272589 (Personal), 290555
E-mail:dmconvent@rediffmail.com, dmmarthandam@gmail.com 

 

Marthandam is the Cradle and Mother House of the Congregation of the Daughters of Mary and where lays the venerable tomb of the founders. It is the Provincial House also the formation house of the Aspirants of  the province. 
Activities: Sisters render services in the parishes and involve mobile mission team work for the renewal of parishes. Sisters render services in Suvishesha Sangam as well as in an evangelization centre.
Institutions:
01. Tamil Medium Nursery and L.P School.
02. English Medium Nursery, Matriculation and Higher Secondary school.
03. Bala Bhavan for girls.
04. Printing Press.
 
Mother Provincial             : Rev. Mother Anila Christy DM 
Provincial Councilors       : Rev. Sr. Mercy Augustine DM
                                         : Rev. Sr. Angel Therese DM
                                         : Rev. Sr. Flower John DM 
                                         : Rev. Sr. Mary Prasad DM 
Provincial Treasurer         : Rev. Sr. Rose Paul DM 
Provincial Secretary         : Rev. Sr. Angel Maria DM 
Houses                             : 44
Service Centre                  : 1
Sisters                               : 207
1. a. Marthandam Provincial House
Members:
01. Rev. Mother Anila Christy DM
02. Rev. Sr. Mercy Augustine DM
03. Rev. Sr. Angel Therese DM
04. Rev. Sr. Flower John DM
05. Rev. Sr. Mary Prasad DM
06. Rev. Sr. Rose Paul DM 
07. Rev. Sr. Angel Maria DM 
08. Rev. Sr. Elsa Francis DM (Co-ordinator)
09. Rev. Sr. Pauline DM
10. Rev. Sr. Mercy DM
11. Rev. Sr. Monica DM
12. Rev. Sr. Nirmala DM
13. Rev. Sr. Emiliana DM
14. Rev. Sr. Amala DM
15. Rev. Sr. Baptista DM
16. Rev. Sr. Marina DM
17. Rev. Sr. Gilda DM 
18. Rev. Sr. Vinaya DM
19. Rev. Sr. Patsy Francis DM (Asst. Gen. Generalate
20. Rev. Sr. Renjitha DM
21. Rev. Sr. Lucy Francis DM (Christuraja Press)
22. Rev. Sr. Mary Sebastian DM (Directress-Punjab)
23. Rev. Sr. Agnes Manuel DM
24. Rev. Sr. Rachel Paul DM (CRT Generalate)
25. Rev. Sr. Seline Grace DM (Study)
26. Rev. Sr. Mary Prakash DM (Vimala Balabhavan)
27. Rev. Sr. Athmaja DM
28. Rev. Sr. Reeja Celine DM
29. Rev. Sr. Salvia DM
30. Rev. Sr. Philamin DM
31. Rev. Sr. Preema Kurian DM 
32. Rev. Sr. Sheeba John DM. (Vimala Balabhavan)
33. Rev. Sr. Bincy Maria DM (Directress)
34. Rev. Sr. Jovanna Paul DM (Cathedral)  
35. Rev. Sr. Hannah DM (Study- Rome) 
36. Rev. Sr. Aquila DM (Study-Philippians) 
37. Rev. Sr. Jeniba Mary DM (Directress)  
38. Rev. Sr. Philo Maira DM  (School and Chapel)
39. Rev. Sr. Arockiya Christurani DM (Study-Philippians)
40. Rev. Sr. Sabeena Jose DM (Study)
41. Rev. Sr. Jebamalai Mary DM (Generalate)
42. Rev. Sr. Magdelene Mary DM
b. Suvishesha Sangam
01. Rev. Sr. Piusha DM
02. Rev. Sr. Joe Mary DM
03. Rev. Sr. Celine DM
04. Rev. Sr. Lourdh Mary DM

2. a. Assisi Nilayam (Estd.7 June 1983)

Convent of the DM, Assissi Nilayam, Marthandam P.O., 
K.K (Dist), Tamil Nadu-629165
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Naveen George DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Augusta DM (Study)
03. Rev. Sr. Kripa Angel DM (B.Sc.Nsg.) 
Activities: Sisters engage in the parish ministry, education ministry and run a women’s hostel.
b. Cana
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Paulsy Augustine DM (Vocation Promoter) 
02. Rev. Sr. Yovanna DM (Vocation Promoter)
Activities: Sisters engage in the parish ministry, education ministry and run a women’s hostel.
 
3. Alencholai (Estd. 8 March 2010)
Convent of the DM, St. Thomas Social Welfare Centre 
Alancholai, Alancholai P.O., K.K (Dist), Tamil Nadu-629101
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Jeesa Rose DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Marietta DM
Activities: Sisters engage in prayer and family counseling. Also community development and women empowerment programs, Self-employment training program, health care and education in villages.
 
4. Anakkara (Estd. 14 June 1983)
Convent of the DM, Anakkara, Chenkody P.O.,
K.K (Dist) Tamil Nadu-627177
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Mary Anand DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Ambrosia DM
03. Rev. Sr. Alphonse DM
 
5. Attoor (Estd. 13 November 2002)
Convent of the DM, Themanoor, Attoor, Thiruvattar P.O., 
K.K (Dist),Tamil Nadu-629177
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Benedicta Francis DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Anitta Thomas DM
03. Rev. Sr. Emmanuel  DM 
Activities: Sisters assist in pastoral activities and work in education ministry.
 
6. Bengaluru (Estd. 30 May 2003)
Convent of the DM, Sanjoe Bhavan St. Mary’s Nagar 
Bommanahally P.O, Bengaluru-6, 
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Theresa Mathew DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Alphonse Raj DM 
Activities: Sisters assist parish activities and running a working women hostel.
 
7. Bishop’s House (Estd. 21 January 2005)
Bishop’s House, Marthandam, K. K. Dt, 629165. 
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Tresa George DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Sahaya Mary DM 
Activities: Sisters engage in the parish ministry and render service in the Bishop’s House.
 
8. Chellamkonam (Estd. 4 February 1946)
Convent of the DM, Chellemkonam, Kappiyara P.O., 
K.K. (Dist.),Tamil Nadu-629156
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Borromeo DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Thejus Maria DM 
03. Rev. Sr. Jaya DM
04. Rev. Sr. Angel Jose DM
05. Rev. Sr. Maria Gracy DM
06. Rev. Sr. Pushparani DM
07. Rev. Sr. Navomi DM
08. Rev. Sr. Jerline Paul DM 
Activities: Sisters engage in the parish ministry, education ministry and run a Balabhavan for girls.
 
9. Chengalpet (Estd.15 August 1995)
Convent of the DM, Vadanallor P.O., Uthiramerur, Chengelput Dt., 
Chennai, Tamil Nadu-629156
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Ranitt Jose DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Stella DM 
Activities: They assist the pastoral activities, help women empowerment program, promote Herbal Medicine, run a day care centre for aged, provide health care for the sick and suffering and run a balabhavan.
 
10. Coimbatore  (Mission House) (Estd.5 July 2015)
Convent of the DM, Arokia Matha Illam, Kalaivanar Street-25, 
Pollachi Road, Kinnathu Kadavu P O, Coimbatore-642109
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Agnet  DM  (Superior)  
02. Rev. Sr. Rita Grace DM
  Activities: Sisters engage in the parish
 
11. Chennai  (Estd.29 June 2015)
Convent of the DM, St. Alphonsa Bhavan, 
72/1, Nehru Street, Srinivasa Nagar, Padi, Chennai-600050 
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Celin Maria DM  (Superior) 
02. Rev. Sr. Ann Mary    DM
03. Rev. Sr. Seraphine Maria    DM 
Activities: The sisters assist in the parish ministry and education ministry
 
12. Dortmund - Germany (Estd.1 October 1993)
Convent of the DM, Altenheim St. Joseph, 
Alten derner Strasse-73, 44329-Dortmund, Germany 
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Sibia DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Sherly Sam  DM    
03. Rev. Sr. Naveena Rose  DM 
04. Rev. Sr. Alphy Rose DM
05. Rev. Sr. Pavithra Therese DM 
Activities: Sisters render service in the home for the aged and caring the spiritual needs of the patients.
 
13. Edayamkulam (Estd. 25 May 2015)
Convent of the DM, St. Alphonsa Balabhavan, Edayamkulam P.O. 
Ulankankulam, Tirunelveli Dt. , Tamil Nadu-627502
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Eucharistia DM  (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Patrice    DM 
03. Rev. Sr. Soumya Jose DM
04. Rev. Sr. Janet Mary DM
Activities: Sisters run a balabhavan.
 
14. Eleyanganny (Estd. 28 May 1972)
Convent of the DM, Eleyanganny P.O, 
VanapuramVia, TV. Malai (Dist) Tamil Nadu-606753 
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Johnsy Maria DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Beena Jose DM
03. Rev. Sr. Rejoice DM
04. Rev. Sr. Alphina DM
Activities: Sisters help in the mission centers and parishes, hospital, schools, health counselling programs and run a home for the aged, boarding for the girls.
 
15. Emmaus
Convent of the DM, Kottathankavilai, Mekkamandapam P.O, 
Ummancode, K.K (Dist), Tamil Nadu-629166
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Jerine Francis DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Pavana DM
03. Rev. Sr. Francy DM 
  04. Rev. Sr. Amal Jyothy DM
Activities: Sisters engage in the parish ministry and take care of the mentally challenged women brought from the streets and equipped them to do some handicraft works.
 
16. Fathimanagar (Estd. 22 March 1999)
Convent of the DM, Fathima Nagar  P.O, K.K. (Dist), Tamil Nadu-629160
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Alice DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Mary Prabha DM
03. Rev. Sr. Madona DM
Activities: Sisters engage in the parish ministry and education ministry.
 
17. Kanchiyode (Estd.20 August 1966)
Convent of the DM, Kanchiyode,
Vellachippara  P.O, K.K (Dist), Tamil Nadu-629152 
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Remya Jose DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Benjamine DM  
03. Rev. Sr. Ancy Xavier DM
04. Rev. Sr. Mabel Jose DM
05. Rev. Sr. Mary Pushpam DM
Activities: Sisters assist parish ministry and running Nursery and school, Family orientation Centre, Rubber Tapper’s Training Centre, and Bala Bhavan for girls.
 
18. Kaliyal (Estd. 29 July 1986)
Convent of the DM, Kaliyal P.O , K.K (Dist), Tamil Nadu
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Chaithanya DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Savio DM
03. Rev. Sr. Stephania DM (Study)
Activities: Sisters run a Boy’s Home and engage in community development programs, training programs for women and children.
 
19. Kanyakumari (Estd. 21 august 1995)
Convent of the DM, Stella Mary’s Social Centre 
Kottakkara Road, Kanyakumary P.O, K.K. (Dist.), Tamil Nadu-629702
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Rose Francis DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Archana Das DM
03. Rev. Sr. Seena Peter DM (St. Paul’s)
04. Rev. Sr. Jincy Rose DM
Activities: Sisters assist parish ministry, engage in community development, women empowerment, Leprosy rehabilitation centre for 40 families, Self employment training program, health care and education programs in the villages.
 
20. Kirathoor (Estd. 24 November 1947)
Convent of the DM, Kirathoor P.O., K.K (Dist), Tamil Nadu-629181
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Rani Xavier    DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Telma DM (Palliative)
03. Rev. Sr. Annie Paul    DM 
04. Rev. Sr. Rositta Mary DM
05. Rev. Sr. Rosily Tharappel DM (Palliative)
06. Rev. Sr. Maria Jose DM
  Novitiate House of the St. Joseph’s Province 
Activities: Sisters engage in the parish ministry, Health care ministry for the terminally ill patient and education ministry.
 
21. Kumaracoil (Estd.14 December 1969)
Convent of the DM, Kumarcoil P.O., K.K (Dist.), Tamil Nadu-629180 
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Julie George DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Deepthi DM
Activities: Sisters engaged in social welfare activities and assist in pastoral ministry.
 
22. Koottar (Estd. 8 May 2004)
Convent of the DM, St. Joseph’s Convent, Koottar P.O., 
Thanippady Via, Thiruvannamalai Dt., Tamilnadu-606708
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Gloria DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Vianney DM
03. Rev. Sr. Victima DM
04. Rev. Sr. Vimal Tom DM 
Activities: Sisters assist in the pastoral ministry and run a clinic and dispensary and Balabhavan.
 
23. Manalvayal (Estd. 4 June 1992)
Convent of the DM, Manalvayal, Mailallumpara P.O., Calicut-673573 
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Merly Thomas DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Francelet  DM 
03. Rev. Sr. Rose George DM
Activities: Sisters assist in the parish ministry and education ministry.
 
24. Mariagiri (Estd. 29 June 2000),
Convent of the DM, Women’s Hostel,
Mariagiri P.O., K.K. (Dist), Tamil Nadu-629153 
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Leena Mathew DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Celin Rose      DM 
03. Rev. Sr. Anto Maria      DM 
04. Rev. Sr. Christy Maria    DM
Activities: The sisters assist in the parish ministry and education ministry, run a women’s hostel.
 
25. Mathar (Estd. 15 January 1995)
Convent of the DM, Mathar, Viyanoor P.O, Thiruvattar,
K.K (Dist), Tamil Nadu.
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Udaya Thomas DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Melanie DM
03. Rev. Sr. Bella Mary DM
04. Rev. Sr. Cabrini DM
Activities: Sisters assist in the parish ministry, run an old age home and health clinic.
 
26. Mathias Nagar (Estd. 18 February2004)
Convent of the DM, Mathias Nagar P.O, 
Bhoothappandy, K.K (Dist), Tamil Nadu-629852. 
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Lino Therese DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Ezhil Mary DM
Activities: Sisters engage pastoral and mission activities.
 
27. Mantua-Italy
DM Convent, Villa Carpanda, Via Castello, 
13,46040 Rodigo, Madova, Italy
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Santhi Xavier  DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Rose Philip    DM
03. Rev. Sr. Jecina DM
  Activities: Sisters assist in the parishes and render service in the old age home.
 
28. Meenachil (Estd. 12 May 2016)
Marian Spirituality Center, DM Convent, 8/15-1 Kunnuvilai, 
Meenachel P.O, Kaliakavilai, K.K. Dist. Tamil Nadu.
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Lilly Jose DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Leo DM
03. Rev. Sr. Anjana Jose DM
04. Rev. Sr. Blessy Maria    DM
Activities: Retreat Center.
 
29. New York - America
Convent of the DM, 176 Kilroe Ave, Bronx 10464, New York. 
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Agnes Jose DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Leenus Maria    DM 
03. Rev. Sr. Savidha  DM 
04. Rev. Sr. Abel        DM 
Activities: Sisters assist in the parishes and render service in the hospital.
 
30. Oberstaufen - Germany (Estd. 17 Nov. 2014)
Convent of the DM, Caritas-Seniorenzentrum
St. Elisabeth, Schlossstrasse-2887534-Oberstaufe, Germany.
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Evangeline Francis DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Vinaya Thomas DM
03. Rev. Sr. Jermaine DM
Activities: Sisters render service in the home for the aged and caring the spiritual needs of the patients.
 
31. Panachamoodu (Estd. 10 January 1949)
Convent of the DM, Panachamoodu, 
Mancode P.O, Edaicode (via), K.K(Dist), Tamil Nadu-629152.
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Stancy DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Ursula DM
03. Rev. Sr. Genevive DM
04. Rev. Sr. Lissa Mary DM
05. Rev. Sr. Mercy Maria DM
06. Rev. Sr. Susan Philip DM  
07. Rev. Sr. Divya Therese DM (Admin.)
08. Rev. Sr. Maria Joseph DM
09. Rev. Sr. Jane Mary DM
10. Rev. Sr. Leedhia DM
11. Rev. Sr. Angel Mary DM
12. Rev. Sr. Dani Maria DM
13. Rev. Sr. Densy Praba DM
Activities: Sisters assist in pastoral ministry, run a hospital and a palliative care centre.
 
32. Pattom (Estd. 18 September 2006)
Convent of the DM, Jyothi Nagar, TC 3/1431(4), 
House No. 88, Pattom P.O, Trivandrum- 695004.
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Emerit DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Nithya Francis DM
03. Rev. Sr. Naivedhaya DM 
Activities: Sisters involve in parish ministry and education ministry and render service in the book stall of the Major Archieparchy of TVM.
 
33. Pilankala (Estd. 17 August1974)
Convent of the DM, Pilankala, Mekkamandapam P.O, 
K.K (Dist) Tamil Nadu-629166.
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Rita Francis  DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Cyril    DM 
03. Rev. Sr. Sunitha DM
04. Rev. Sr. Arul Therese DM
Activities: Sisters assists the parish activities, run a home for aged and a day care centre for the aged, serve in public health centre and clinics.
 
34. Pushpagiri (Estd. 02 July 2012)
Convent of the DM,, Fathimanagar P.O, Pushpagiri, 
Choozhal, K.K (Dist), Tamilnadu.
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Joby George  DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Hycinth DM
03. Rev. Sr. Lissa Francis DM 
04. Rev. Sr. Jossy Maria DM
05. Rev. Sr. Serine    DM
06. Rev. Sr. Flora Francis DM
Activities: Sisters involve in parish ministry and run an English medium Nursery, Matriculation and Higher Secondary, CBSC Schools.
 
35. Ravusapatty (Estd. 14 May 2017)
Convent of the DM, Arokia Matha Clinic, Ravusapatty, 
Vathanakkotta P.O, Perungalore (Via), 
Pudukottai Dt.-622203, Tamil Nadu.
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Regi Paul  DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Jeena Jose DM
Activities: Sisters assist in the mission station and run a clinic and dispensary.
 
36. Tanzania (Estd. 06 October 2013) 
Convent of the DM, C/O Vincentian Fathers 
P.O. Box 125, MBINGA ,Tanzania, E. Africa
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Sunitha Therese  DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Sophy Therese DM 
03. Rev. Sr. Prasanthi Francis DM 
Activities: Sisters involve in parish ministry and education ministry.
 
37. Tara Hostel (Estd. 10 April 1984), 
Convent of the DM, Tara Working Women’s Hostel, Kottar P.O., 
Nagercoil K.K (Dist), Tamil Nadu-629002
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Prasantha DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Stephine Rose DM 
03. Rev. Sr. Faustina DM 
Activities: Sisters assist the parish activities, run nursery and L.P School, a hostel for working women. 
 
38. Thanippadi (Estd. 10 April 1984)
Convent of the DM, St. Joseph’s Convent,
Koottar P.O, Thanippady Via, TSR Dt., Tamilnadu - 606708, 
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Salomi Jose  DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Leema Rose DM 
03  Rev. Sr. Amalorpavam DM
04. Rev. Sr. Rani Maria DM
05. Rev. Sr. Clara DM 
Activities: Sisters assist the parish ministry, run an English Medium school, and a Bala Bhavan for girls.
 
39. Thadikkarankonam (Estd. 17 March 1975)
Convent of the DM, Palkulam P.O., 
Thadikkarakonam, K.K (Dist), Tamil Nadu-629851,
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Celine Mary DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Carmel DM
03. Rev. Sr. Rani Thomas DM
Activities: Sisters run residential school for tribal children, Facilitate development for 14 tribal settlements, community development training for women, maintain a dairy and agriculture farm training for self employment.
 
40. Trichy (Estd. 9 September 2005)
Convent of the DM, Lisuie Bhavan, 
Santhosh Nagar, Illupur P.O, Puthukkottai Dist., Trichy 622 102
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Lincy Therese DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Joice Maria    DM
Activities: Sisters engage in social welfare activities and assist in pastoral ministry.
 
41. Udayarkuppam (Estd. 3 December 1991)
Convent of the DM, St. Antony’s Farm, Udayarkuppam,
Puthur Chekkady P.O., Thanippady Via. TSR Dt.-606708
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Joseena  DM    (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Stella Rani DM
03. Rev. Sr. Josephine DM
Activities: Sisters assist in the mission station and run a clinic and dispensary, and a Balabhavan.
 
42. Vellore (Estd. 16 April 1989)
Convent of the DM, St. Luke Centre, Sukkavathyar Street, 
Vellore, N.A. Dt-631004.
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Louise Maria DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Alphonse Mathew DM
03. Rev. Sr. Deepthi Maria DM
04. Rev. Sr. Martin Maria DM 
Activities: Sisters render service in the CMC Mission Hospital, and pastoral care for the sick and suffering.
 
43. Veeranalloor (Estd. 17 March 1975)
Convent of the DM, House No.59 A, Vallathum Ambikulam Road, 
South Veeravanallore P.O., Thirunelveli-627426
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Maria Dominic DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Leena DM
03. Rev. Sr. Arpitha DM
04. Rev. Sr. Arul Maria  DM
Activities: Sisters conduct social welfare activities, help community and social development, training programs for community development, self employment, non-formal education programmes, run health clinics and organize preventive health care programmes.
 
44. Vimalapuram (Estd. 5 July 2008)
Convent of the DM, Vimalapuram, Kattachivilai, 
Nattalam P.O., K.K. District, Tamilnadu
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Mary George DM  (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Manogna DM 
Activities: Sisters engage in the parish ministry and education ministry.
 
45. Washington D.C. (Estd. July 2013)
Convent of the DM, St. Francis de Sales Convent ,
2017 Rhode Islabd Ave. NE, Washington DC 20018,USA 
Members:
01. Rev. Sr. Anceline DM (Superior)
02. Rev. Sr. Divya George DM
Activities: Sisters assist in the parishes and render service in the hospital.