Western Rite Orthodox Book and Research Papers Presented to KCHR

OCP-MARP – 25/4/19

Trivandrum-Kerala-India: A copy of the first part of the book ‘Western Rites of Syriac-Malankara Orthodox Churches’ was presented to Kerala Council of Historical Research (KCHR) on 24/4/2019.  Dr. Sanal Mohan (Director – KCHR) received a copy of the book and research papers from George Alexander (Secretary of Orthodoxy Cognate PAGE – Pan-Orthodox Christian Society).

Research papers titled ‘The Russian Orthodox (ROCOR) Missionary Efforts in India – A Chronicle’ (by Fr. Angelos Stanway)’ and ‘St. Thomas & the Native Judeo-Dravidian Malankara Nasrani Church – A Brief Overview’ (by George Alexander) were submitted to the KCHR library. The book and the research papers will be cataloged for reference purpose. Both papers were published on behalf of the Center for Orthodox Studies – OCP Society. Visit COS portal – http://theorthodoxchurch.info/blog/ocrc/

Dr. Rachel A Varghese (Research Officer), Dr. Suneesh K. K (Academic Co-ordinator), Ms. Nyna John V. F (Librarian) were present for the occasion. Dr. Sanal thanked the research boards of Metropolitan Alvares Julius Research Project (MARP) and Center for Orthodox Studies (COS) and wished the very best for the on-going research initiatives onWestern Rite Orthodoxy and Malankara Nasrani history.

The Kerala Council for Historical Research (KCHR) is an autonomous research institution which is recognized as an official research center of the University of Kerala. The center is committed to quality research in History, Archaeology and Social Sciences. The center is situated within the campus of the Vyloppilli Samskriti Bhavan, Trivandrum, in the State of Kerala. Visit KCHR portal for more info – http://kchr.ac.in/