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The Congregation of Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI) is the first indigenous religious congregation in India.

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A music ministry under the patronage of CMI General Department of Evangelization and Pastoral Ministry introduced a ‘Priest Band’ known as “Men in Cassocks” on 10th February, on the 216th birth day of St. Kuriakose Elias Chavara. The purpose of the band is to invite the young generation to spiritual life through music ministry. A beautiful song which was also released on the same day by Fr. Prior General became viral in the YouTube. Young musicians from different provinces of CMI congregation are encouraged and motivated through this initiative to work together for witnessing their faith. Congratulations and best wishes dear MEN IN CASSOCK!

Life Net TV - A new virtual TV platform was inaugurated on 19 February 2020, under the auspicious of the General Department of Education and Media. Congratulations to the entire Chavara Cultural Centre team, especially to Fr. Anil Philip Puthuparambil CMI, who was the master-brain behind the great initiative.