Associates of CMI

The first indigenous religious congregation in the catholic church of India,the congregation of Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI), was the vision of St.Chavara Elias Kuriakose who was also the First Prior General of the congregation.

ACMI Overview

In the year 2012, a group of men joined together and brought in to be. The Associates of CMI (ACMI) – Keeping in mind the prayer rended by the CMI Congregation, these men aimed at serving and reaching out to the deserving and needy. As a first step towards this endeavor, ACMI offers scholar ship to students from Aided and Government School in and Kochi District

Objectives Of Associates of CMI

1. To Participate, support and share effectively in the mission of CMI Congregation whose members are serving in different parts of the world.

2. To promote the values of the family

3.To grow spiritually as a community.

4. To do good to others.

5. To uphold the social, moral, spiritual and cultural values that contribute to the development of the total human personality among the members of the society.

6. To render financial assistance to the poor and needy people of the society without discrimination of caste and creed in their needs of education, medical assistance, housing etc.

7. To promote higher education.

CMI History

Carmelites of
Mary Immaculate

SH History

Established in
the year 1953


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