Diocese of Calicut
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Welcome to Diocese of Calicut
The diocese is named after Calicut (Kozhikode), the most important coastal city of Malabar, the northern region of the state of Kerala, India. Calicut was the traditional capital of Northern Kerala under the Samuthiri (Zamorin) rule and a leading trading centre for spices on the West Coast of India during the medieval period. Vasco de Gama who landed at Calicut (Kappad - 16 KM away from the city) in 1498, was the first European... More
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Calicut diocese came into existence on 12th June 1923. Established by Holy Father Pope Pius XI of happy memory separating Malabar from the Diocese of Mangalore and Wayanad from the Diocese of Mysore, it was spread out into the six Districts of North Kerala extending from Shoranur to Kasargod. People of different culture....
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Sandesham is the Diocesan Bulletin released every month form the Curia.

Circular / Pastoral Letter

Circular letter is the official newsletter from the diocesan bishop to all the parishes and institutions.
    06- Rev. Fr Thomas Antraper S.J
    11- Rev. Fr John Vettimalayil
    13- Rev. Fr Antony Mambra Sdb
    17- Rev. Fr Sebastian Kuriaparambil
    25- Rev. Fr Alfred Vadakkethundil
    30- Rev. Fr Alfred Vadakkethundil

  • Rev. Fr Jenson Puthenveetil bag the Gold Medal for the Best Student for the academic year 2013 at Urbaniana University, Rome
  • Diocesan Get together of the Youth will be held at St Sebastian's Church, Kappenkolly, Waynad from December 16-17, 2014