Parishes

Irudhyanagar

Irudayanagar or Udayarpatti was one of the substations of Palayamkottai Parish. It is situated in the Tirunelveli-Madurai Trunk Road. It is close-by Tirunelveli Junction. Actually many of the catholic, who…

Jawahanagar

Jawarharnagar was one of the substations of cathedral parish of St. Xavier’s of Palayamkottai. For the spiritual Welfare of the faithful and pastoral reasons, it was bifurcated and created a…

Kadayam

Considering the needs of the population of Kadayam and having sought the advice of the present Parish Priest of St. Antony’s Church, Karuthapillaiyur and Members of the Priests’ Council and considering the salvation of…

Kallidaikurichi

St. Antony’s Shrine at Kallidaikurichi which is situated on the bank of river Thamirabarani at its very sources seems to be more than a hundred years old. The inscriptions on…

Kalugumalai

Once upon a time Kalugumalai was under the region of Ettayapuram Zamindar. A particular Hindu Community which was treated like slaves, was longing for freedom and relief from the cruel…

Kamanayakkanpatti

Christianity had its strong root in Kamanayakkanpatti even before 18th century. The Priests of Society of Jesus found out that Kamanayakanpatti was the apt place for the apostolic mission. Fr.…

Karuthapillaiyur

Karuthapillaiyur is a small village about 300 years old. This village is blessed with gifts of natures. The main occupation of the villagers is agriculture. Before Karuthapillaiyur was made a…

Kayathar

The Kayathar Parish is well known not only for its historical importance but also for the existence of the ancient catholic community. In the beginning the small catholic community persecuted…

Kovilpatti

Kovilpatti was one of the sub-stations of Ilayarasanendal parish till the year 1953. Due to the rapid growth of trade and population it became an important centre of small-cale industries…

Kuruvikulam

Considering the needs of the population of Kuruvikulam and having sought the advice of the present Parish Priest of Church of O.L. of Lourdes, Kalugumalai and Members of the Priests’…

Maharajanagar

The central office of the TNEB was established along the Sivanthipatty road at Thiagarajanagar during 1970. Due to its establishment many new colonies like the EB colony, Thiagarajanagar, TVS Nagar,…