Calicut Diocese – Latin Rite

Makkiyad P.O
Wayanad District
Kerala 670 731
Ph : 04935 235 212
04935 235 533

The Congregation acquired a few acres of land in 1991, on the western ghats of Kozhikode – Manathavady, for the purpose of recruiting candidates from Kerala. Considering the local needs we established a Home for the Elderly, a Clinic, a Home for the mentally challenged Patients and a Hostel. We provide also Palliative care. A small dairy farm is run and the land is being cultivated with local crops.
An Old Age Home is under Construction in Piravom and 2 Sisters are residing there overseeing the Project.

Sr. Anita Joseph (Superior)


Location :

About a km from St. Joseph’s Monastery Makkiyad and 300 meters from Kanjarangad bus stop.
Makkiyad village 20 km from Manathavady, on Manathavady Kuttiadi – Calicut road and 80 km from Calicut on the Calicut Kuttiad – Manathavady road.

By Bus :

1.1 - From Manathavady (20 km) take a bus to Makkiyad, Niravilpuzha, Kunhome, Karimbil, Thottilpalam, Kuttiadi, Nadhapuram, Badagara, Perambra, Calicut (via) Kuttiadi and get down at Kanjarangad and get an auto to St. Schloastica’s.

1.2 - From Calicut take a bus either to Manathavady and follow the direction 1:1 or take a bus to Kuttidai and follow the route 1:3 you may also get direct bus to Manathavady via Kuttiadi. If so you can alight at Kanjarangad.

1.3 - From Kuttiadi (31 km) take any bus going to Manathavady and get down at Kanjarangad.

1.4 - From Bangalore take a bus to Calicut or Ernakulam and aight at Salthan batherry. From there take another bus to Manathavady and follow route 1:1. There is a direct bus from Bangalore to Badagara, which pass through Makkiyad.

By Rail :

2:1 From Calicut railway station take a bus or auto to K S R T C or private bus station route 1:2.

By Air :

From Calicut (Karipur) take a taxi or bus to Calicut bus station from there follow route 1:2.

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