CMC Prayer House Atma Sadan, Chengal
1997 March 2 was a memorable day C.M.C. Vimala Province as it was the inaugural day of a Prayer Centre 'ATMA SADAN'. His excellency Mar. Sebastian Mankuzhikary blessed the convent. Mother Borromeo look all the hardships to have a centre like this. On 10 May 1997 sisters started stayinghere also sisters from other convents spent their prayer days here.
A directed retreat was started here under the direction of Fr. Lazaras S.J.which was an entrance for students to deep into God experience. Sisters from other congregation also came here for retreat.
A branch of chrupushpa Mission Legue which was under Kanjoor Forane Church was started here and our sisters achievely participated in it. A prayer group for children on every Saturday was also started. On 16 June 1986 Renewal Course was inaugurated with the Holy Mass by Rev. Fr. George Kuttipuram, Forane vicar Kanjoor.
After the division of Vimala Province 'Atma Sadan' was the temporary provincial house of Mary Matha Province from 1988-1993. Sisters from other provinces also reached here for prayer and spiritual renewal after the formation of Prayer Centre. On 2002 a counseling centre was inaugurated here by Mother Borromeo.
Every day people around here gather for prayer especially the adoration hours. People are much devoted in participating the 12 hours adoration conducts on Fridays.
The silver jubilee celebration of 'Atma Sadan' was in 2002.
Now, 'Atma Sadan' standa as a source of spiritual energy for sisters and other people. Every Saturday we have the Gospel proclamation and adoration which is being done in collaboration with Divine Retreat Centre. Sisters are committed to activate the people through family visits, family units, catechism, etc. Let this power house continue as a source generating energy for all.Now 12 members are here.Sr.Divya Grace is the present local superior