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Name of the Congregation Congregation of Mother of Carmel
Abbreviation CMC
Founder Saint Kuriakose Elias Chavara
Co-Founder Fr. Leopold Beccaro OCD
Patroness Our Lady of Mount Carmel
Year of Foundation 1866 February 13
Place of Origin  Koonanmav, Kerala, India
Charism

Personal sanctification through the right blending of

Contemplation and action, and the redemptive uplift of

the people of God, especially women and children.

Status Pontifical
Rite Syro Malabar Church  
Saints

St. Kuriakose Elias Chavara (Founder) St. Euprasia CMC

Mother MaryCeline - Servant of God (First Superior General of Unified CMC)

Superior General Mother Sibi CMC
Vicar General Sr. Grace Therese CMC

DETAILS OF PROVINCES/ REGIONS (2019)

S.No

 Name of the Province

Patron of the Province

Province Day

Total Members

Perpetually professed

Temporary Professed

 Novices

Postulants

Aspirants

Candidates

Total Convents

 Convents in Kerala

 Convents in India, outside Kerala

 Convents  Abroad

 

1

ANGAMALY

Mary Matha  Province

Mary Matha

 

January 01

 

491

455

36

14

03

06

11

32

30

01

01 (Germany)

 

2

BHOPAL

Mount Carmel

Province

 

Our Lady of  Mount Carmel

July 16

117

105

12

08

02

03

16

19

01

17

01 (America)

 

3

BINA

Nirmal Jyoti

 

Mother Mary

February 2

119

112

07

01

 

04

05

18

01

17

--

 

4

CHANGANACHERRY

Holy Queen’s Province

Holy Queen

August 22

409

389

20

06

10

09

06

43+5 (Res.)

45

--------

02 Africa

01(Germany) 

 

5

DEHRADUN

Pushparam Province

 

St. Therese of Lisiuex 

October 1

230

206

24

04

05

02

16

33

01

32

 

 

6

DIMAPUR

Sanjoe Province

 

St. Joseph

March 19

156

127

29

19

09

09

42

29

01

27

01 (Germany)

 

7

 

ERNAKULAM

Vimala Province

Mother Mary

Immaculate Heart of Mary

482

472

10

12

03

06

10

38+1 (Res.)

31

07

01 (Germany)

 

8

HAZARIBAG

Carmel Matha Province

Our Lady of  Mount Carmel

July 16

153

123

30

08

11

06

24

22

01

20

01 (Germany )

 

9

IDUKKI

Carmelgiri Province

Prophet Elijah

July 20

235

203

32

09

02

05

11

25

24

 

01 (Germany)

 
10

INDORE

Christo Province

Sacred Heart Feast of S. Heart 60 53 07 01 01 05 02 12+1(Res.) 01 12 -----------  

11

 

IRINJALAKKUDA

Udaya Province

Mother Mary

October 7

362

348

14

06

03

02

11

34

25+5 (Res.)

  03

01 (America)

 
12

JAGADALPUR

Jagath Matha Province

Jagath Matha August 22 66 57 09 03 03 03 14 12 01 11 --------  

13

KANJIRAPPALLY

Amala Province

Mother Immaculate Conception 

 

May 15

 

297

288

09

06

05

07

05

31

28+1 (Res.)

  01

01(Germany)

 
14

 

KARNATAKA

St. Euphrasia Province

 

St. Euphrasia August 29 75 71 04 02 03 ----- ----- 13 ----- 13 --------  

15

KOTHAMANGALAM

Pavanathma Province

Holy Ghost

Pentacost

428

401

27

09

05

11

07

27+2 (Res.)

28

 

01 (Germany)

 

16

MANANTHAVADY

Sacred Heart Province

 

Sacred Heart

Feast of S. Heart

224

211

13

03

04

.......

14

22+4 (Res.)

22

03

01 (Germany)

 

17

MANCHERIAL

Christu Jyothi

Jesus the Light of the world

January 6

98

91

07

02

......

02

07

15+1 (Res.)

01

15

-----------

 

18

PALA

Jayamatha Province

Vijayamathavu

 

May 24

 

580

560

20

07

06

.......

02

37

36

-----

01 (Germany)

 

19

PALAKKADU

Jai Christo Province

Christ King

October 23

310

300

10

09

03

01

02

34

28

06

.....

 

20

THALASSERY

St. Joseph's Province

 

St. Joseph

May 1

219

208

11

08

04

08

10

31+1 (Res.)

25

06

1 (Germany)

 

21

THAMARASSERY

St. Mary’s Province

 

St. Mary

 

September 8

207

195

12

07

01

01

06

21

19

01

01(Germany )

 

22

THRISSUR
Nirmala Province

Infant  Mary

September 8

583

547

36

11

08

08

12

41+5 (Res.)

35

05

01(Germany )

 
23

THUCKALAY

Chavara Province

St. Kuriakose Elias Chavara January 03 53 49 04 01 ---- 02 04 12 01 11 ---------  

24

WARDHA

Carmelodaya Province

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel

July 16

132

123

09

04

01

------

11

18

01

17

----------

 

 

REGIONS

 

 
1

AFRICA

Chavara Region

St. Chavara Kuriakose Elias January 03                      
2

JAIPUR

Amal Jyothi Region

Mother Mary

December8

38

35 03 ---- ----- 03 16 6+1 (Res.) 01 06 ------
3

KURNOOL

Carmel Jyothi Region

Mount Carmel November 14 66 57 09 03 02 03 04 11 01 10  

4

RAJKOT

Vimal Jyothi Region

Mother  Mary

Immaculate Heart of Mary

44

38

06

01

--

01

06

08

------

08

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