Katipalla - Foundation - 1972



Initially, the convent was started with a view to impart health services to the people of the village. In the year 2000, the health centre was converted into a Home for the Aged. At present there are 18 inmates. The sisters reach out to the Old and the Aged- men and women- to lead a life of fullness. They also assist a few paralytic patients.


There are 4 sisters in the community. They participate in all the Church activities and functions and visit the families.

Our Office

St. Mary’s Convent,
Katipalla P.O.
South Kanara,
Karnataka – 575 030
9741097006 (Mobile)

  • Sr. Provincial
  • St. Mary's Convent
  • Mhow -453 441 (M.P)
  • Distt : Indore
  • Madhya Pradesh (INDIA)
Contact Us
  • +91-7324-273473
  • +91 9425319418
  • provfsmamhow@gmail.com

The Institute of the Franciscans Of St. Mary Of The Angels, was founded in 1871 by Fr. Chrysostom O.F.M. ( Ferdinand Potton) and Sr. M. Chrysostom of the Cross (Caroline Rurange).