" St. Mary's Cathedral Church Kumbakonam
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St. Mary's Cathedral

Alangara annai kumbakonam
History of Thuya Alangara Annai (St.Mary)
St.Mary Kumbakonam
  • On 1552, the people who follows St. Xavier's stayed.
  • On 1606 Madhurai Mission's a Society of Jesus stayed.
  • On 1679 St. Arulanandhar preaches the people by staying here.
  • On 1800 some of the priest maintained the place.
  • On 1843, it becomes first diocese of kumbakonam and first parish priest was appointed.
  • On 1899 it was seperated from Pondicherry diocese.
  • On 1924 start built foundation and stopped construction due to some situation.
  • On 1936, it was opened and blessed.
    Rev. Fr. M.BOTTERO was a first Bishop of kumbakonam diocese.

Now Bishop Rev. Fr. Anthonysamy DD., S.T.L maintaining and Fr. T. Joseph V.F. a 31'st Parish Priest.
On every July 28 Flag hosting and August 6th a charriot festival celebrated.

Associated Church:-

St.Antony's church, located in kumbakonam near Nall Road, which is branch of the kumbakonam Diocese, and another one  Fathimapuram St.Antony's church.

 St. Mary's Cathedral
Po.Box.No.3, Kumbakonam - 612 001
Tanjore Dt, T.N, South India. 
Ph.0435 - 2430898
  Bishop F. Anthonysamy D.D.,S.T.L. (left)  , Rev.Fr.T.Joseph M.A., B.Th., V.F & Parish Priest (right)


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