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www.devamatha.in is an Informational Database about CMI Devamatha Province provided by the Devamatha Province of the Carmelite of Mary Immaculate, India. CMI Devamatha Province with its head quarters in Thrissur, India, is one of the main administrative units of CMI religious congregation.

CMI Devamatha Province has at present more than 280 members including 220 priests, 10 brothers and 50 scholastics. Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI) is the first and largest religious congregation for men in the Catholic Church in India. Having been founded at Kerala in 1831, our congregation has grown beyond the boundaries of Kerala and even India. We lead a life of prayer and apostolic service; there are among us contemplatives who live in ashrams, retreat preachers, pastors and missionaries directly engaged in spiritual ministries, educators who spend their whole life for the holistic growth of the young in schools and colleges, social workers with special concern and commitment for the poor and the marginalized, apostles of the media who spread the Good News through print and electronic means and so on. Manifold are the fields which await the young men who are ready to accept the challenge of Christís discipleship in the way shown by St. Kuriakose Elias Chavara and willing to carry on the charism he and other CMI founding fathers have bequeathed to the Church in India.