Women's Congregations


Sisters Of Charity Of Jesus And Mary (S.C.J.M)
This congregation was founded in Belgium in 1803, by Rev. Fr. Peter Joseph Priest. Its aim is to manifest a life of charity and social care according to the spirit of St. Vincent De Paul.
Sacred Heart Convent
Address : Sidpur P.O Dt. Kangra H. P - 176 057
Telephone : 01892 - 225052
Prem Ashram
Telephone : 01975 - 225342
Address : Una P.O. Himachal Pradesh - 174 303

Congregation Of The Mother Of Carmel (C.M.C)
This is the first indigenous Religious congregation of women in India and was founded in 1866 at Koonammavu, Kerala by Blessed Kuriakose Elias Chavra and Fr. Leopold Boccaro OCD, under the direction of Archbishop Bernaedine OCD, the then Vicar Apostolic of Veropoly. The spirit of the Congregation is described as Bhakti Karma Yoga, as portrayed in the motto “Dhyanena Madbhakta Karmana Madarpita”
St. Joseph Convent
Address : Ram Colony Camp, Hoshiarpur Punjab - 146 001
Telephone : 01882 - 236666
Patron : ST. JOSEPH
Established : January 19, 1972
Diocese : Jalandhar

Congregation Of The Holy Family (C.H.F)
The Congregation of Holy Family was founded on May 14, 1914 at Puthenchira, Trichur Dt, Kerala by Blessed Mother Mariam Theresa assisted by Fr. Joseph Vithayathil. Its purpose was to Christianize families. In 1978, the Congregation gained Pontifical Status and Province-structure of administration.
Holy Family Convent
Address : Kakkon P. O Hoshiarpur, Punjab - 146 001
Telephone : 01882 - 238678
Patron : HOLY FAMILY
Established : March 29, 1981
Diocese : Jalandhar

Congregation Of The Daughters Of Mary (D.M.)
This Congregation was founded in 1938 at Marthandom, Kanyakumari (Dt.) Tamilnadu by Msgr. Joseph Kuzhinjalil and Mother Mary. Its charism is to work in rural areas among the poor illiterate people.
D.M. Convent
Address : Garhshankar, Hoshiarpur, Punjab - 144 527
Telephone : 01884 - 282800
Patron : INFANT JESUS
Established : March 30, 1987
Diocese : Jalandhar

Congregation Of Sisters Of Charity (C.S.C)
This Congregation was founded on November 21, 1944 at Chowannur, near Kunnamkulam, Trichur St., Kerala by Rev. Fr. John Ukkan. The main charism of the Congregation is to serve among the down trodden, the uncared and the poor in the spirit of St. Vincent De Paul, the patron of the Congregation. It’s motto is Love, Sacrifice and Service.
Charity Convent
Address : Mehtiana V. P. O Hoshiarpur, Punjab - 146 001
Telephone : 09465357963
Patron : OUR LADY OF MOUNT CARMEL
Established : July 16, 1990
Diocese : Jalandhar

Sacred Heart Congregation (S.H.)
This Congregation was founded on January 1, 1911 at Papai, Kerala by Rev. Fr. Mathew Kadalikkattil. The main charism is to offer incessant worship and reparation to the Sacred Heart of Jesus.
Sacred Heart Convent
Address : Thakurdwara, Palampur, Kangra Dt, H.P - 176 102
Telephone : 01894 - 238060
Patron : SACRED HERAT OF JESUS
Established : 1992
Diocese : Jalandhar

Sisters Of Destitute (S.D.)
This congregation was started in 1927 by Rev. Fr. Varghese Payyappilly under the direction of the Archbishop Mar. Augutine Kandathil of Ernakulam at Chunanganvely, Alwaye. The members devote themselves to the care of the sick, poor and the destitute.
S.D. Convent
Address : Baijnath, Kangra Dt. Himachal Pradesh - 176 125
Telephone : 01894 - 263554
S.D. Convent
Telephone : 01882 - 269250
Address : Nandachaur P.O., Hoshiarpur Dt. Punjab - 146 114

Sisters Of Adoration Of The Blessed Sacrament (S.A.B.S.)
This Congregation was founded on December 10, 1908 at Champakulam, Kerala by Rt. Rev. Thomaas Kurialacherry, the then Bishop of Changanachery. The charism of the Congregation is to know, love, imitate and adore the Eucharistic Lord and de reparation for the innumerable sacrileges committed against him.
Assumption Convent
Address : Bhunga P.O, Hoshiarpur, Punjab - 146 001
Telephone : 01882 - 253475
Patron : OUR LADY OF ASSUMPTION
Established : August 15, 1994
Diocese : Jalandhar

Daughters Of Presentation Of Mary (D.P.M.)
This Congregation was founded on April 7, 1833 in Como, Italy by Francisca Buti and Maria Rossi. Inspired by the mystery of the Presentation of Mary in the mystery of the Presentation of Mary in the temple, contemplating and imitating Mary in her total offering of God, the Daughters of Presentation of Mary carry out their mission though various works of apostolate such as education and promotion of young women, catechesis, pastoral work and vocational training.
Presentation Convent
Address : C/o Mount Carmel School Jindwari, Ropar Dt., Punjab
Telephone : 01872 - 264001, 9417406961
Presentation Convent
Telephone : 01885 - 208888
Address : Mount Carmel School, Siana P.O, Balachaur, Nawansher Dt., Punjab - 144 521

Franciscan Clarist Congregation (F.C.C.)
This Congregation was founded on December 14, 1888 at Changanachery, in Kerala by Rt. Rev. Charles Lavigne, the then bishop of Kottayam Diocese, at the request of eight pious women of the Franciscan Order. The main charism is to follow the humble crucified Christ. Primary education and care of the orphans are the main activity concentrated upon.
St. Joseph’s F.C. Convent
Address : Gaggal P.O, Dt. Kangra, H.P, Pin - 176 209
Telephone : 01892 - 233200
Patron : ST. JOSEPH
Established : 2000
Diocese : Jalandhar

Franciscan Sisters Of Our Lady Of Graces (F.S.L.G.)
This congregation was founded on June 25, 1965 at Dehradun in Meerut Diocese in Meerut Diocese by Archbishop Joseph Bartholomew Evangelisti, and Pope John Paul II raised it to Pontifical Status on October 11, 2003 to make God known and loved is the Charism of Graces devote themselves to all kind of charitable and social works, especially caring for the orphans, the lepers, the aged and the destitute and teaching and nursing.
Our Lady Of Grace Convent
Address : Khanaurah Village, Mehtiana V.P.O Hoshiarpur, Dt. Punjab - 146 001
Telephone : 09464730460, 09410682953
Patron : OUR LADY OF GRACE
Established : July 26, 2006
Diocese : Jalandhar

Salesian Missionaries Of Mary Immaculate (S.M.M.I.)
Fr. Henry Chaumont and Madame Carre de Malderg founded the society in Pans on 15th October 1872. Mother Marie Gertrude with her three companions started the mission work in India on 12th October 1889. The sisters consecrate themselves to any work which is needed for the plantation of the Church in the Mission area.
Maria Niwas
Address : Delhi - Meerut Road Muradnagar Ghazibad, UP - 201 206
Telephone : 01232 - 260443
Patron : OUR LADY OF NATIVITY
Established : 1984
Diocese : Meerut

Missionaries Of Jesus (M.J.)
This Missionary Society was founded by His Excellency, Rt. Rev. Dr. Symphorian Keeprath, on 8th September 1993 in Jalandhar Diocese, with its motto “Love Jesus, Surrender to Jesus, and Proclaim Jesus”. The main charism of the Society is Proclamation of the “Good News” among the poor in the spirit of St. Francis of Assisi as the patron of the Congregation.
Our Lady Of Grace Convent
Address : C/o Mount Carmel School, Railway Road Nangal Township, Ropar Dt., Punjab, Pin - 140 124
Telephone : 9779744525
Patron : ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI & ST. CLARE
Established : 8th Sep., 1993
Diocese : Jalandhar

Aradhana Bhawan
Aradhana Bhawan
VPO Bhunga Hoshiarpur Dt.
Punjab 144 527
Aradhana Bhawan
Address : VPO Bhunga
Telephone : 07087639066
Patron : EUCHARITSTIC JESUS
Established :
Diocese : Jalandhar