In the year 2007 we purchased a property consisting of 19 acres of land and an old house. This is 400 kilometres away from Kappadu in the north of Kerala, within the parish of Mandapam and in the Archdiocese of Thalasserry. A small monastery was built there in the year 2009, with all the necessary conveniences for a community of fifteen to twenty. At present there are two monks and 6 postulants staying there. The monks are Fr. Jerome (Soji) Kuttickattu, who is the superior and the estate manager, and Fr. Jose Vypanmadam who in the man in charge of the postulants.
St. Basils Benedictine Monastery
Mandapam P.O, Chittarickal
Kasargod District, Kerala, 671 326.
Fr. Jerome (Soji) Kuttickattu. Tel : 0467 2223181
Mob: 0091 9645235796
Fr. Jose Vypanmadam. Tel : 0467 2223181
Mob: 0091 9496374656.