• The Holy Synod of the Syro Malabar Major Archiepiscopal Church, gathered at Mount St. Thomas, Kerala, has canonically elected, having received the Prior Pontifical assent, Fr. Peter Kochupurackal (56) present Judicial Vicar and Chancellor of the Syro Malabar Eparchy of Palghat, to the Office of the Auxiliary Bishop of the Eparchy of Palghat, Kerala. He is being assigned the titular see of Lares. Fr. Peter Kochupurackal was born on 29 May 1964 at Marangoly in the Eparchy of Palai. He joined St. Mary’s Minor Seminary, Kallepully, Palghat in 1981. He had his studies of Philosophy and Theology at St. Joseph’s Pontifical Seminary, Aluva. He was ordained priest on 19 December 1990. He did his MCL at St. Peter’s Pontifical Institute, Bangalore (1993-1995). His Licentiate and Doctoral studies were in Pontifical Oriental Institute, Rome (2000-2007). At present he is the Judicial Vicar of Eparchial Tribunal (01.07.2007), Chancellor, Eparchy of Palghat (01.10.2013-), and from 10.12.2016 onward he is the Syncellus for seminarians and consecrated persons.
  • Bishop's House, Palakkad
  • St. Raphael's Cathedral, Palakkad

Boarding Houses

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Total Number in the Diocese: 19
Place:Name:Belongs To:Phone:Address
Agali St. Agnes CSM 0492/4254109 Nakkupathy, Agali - 678581
Chandranagar St.Angela Bhavan DDP 0491/2572704 Chandranager, Palakkad - 678007
Chittur Vijayamatha CHF 049233222287 Ambattupalayam, Palakkad -678104
Koduvayur Holy Family CHF 04923/253840 Koduvayur P.O., Palakkad - 678501
Kookampalayam St. Peter CMC 04924/253233 Thavalam, Palakkad - 678589
Kottathara Arogyamatha CMC 04924/254264 Kottathara, Palakkad - 678523
Mangalam Dam St. Joseph's FCC 04922/263231 Mangalam Dam, Palakkad - 678706
Mannarkkad St.Theresa CMC 0492/4222283 Mannarkkad, Palakkad - 678582
Mannarkkad St. Dominic's OP 04924/222246 Perimpadari, Palakkad - 678762
Mannarkkad St. Dominic's OP 04924/224799 Perimpadari, Palakkad - 678762
Muttikulankara Jyothi Nilayam CHF 0491/2555625 Muttikulangara P.O., Palakkad - 678594
Palakkad Mercy CMC 0491/2542543 Pallipuram, Palakkad - 678006
Palakkad Jayamatha CMC 0491/2543557 Pallipuram, Palakkad - 678006
Palakkad Shanthi Bhavan Diocese 0491/2531041 Pallipuram, Palakkad - 678006
Palakkayam Carmel CMC 0492/4256240 Palakkayam, Palakkad - 678591
Shoranur Sacred Heart CMC 0466/2222215 Shoranur, Palakkad - 679121
Shoranur Mary Matha CHF 0466/2222614 Shoranur, Palakkad - 679121
Sreekrishnapuram St. Dominic's OP 0466/2260594 Sreekrishnapuram, Palakkad - 678513
Valliyode Divya Karunya SABS 0491/2258279 Anjumoorthy, Palakkad - 678682