CHENGANNUR: Marykutty (85) and Lisyamma (82), Nakkolackal Elayidathu Padinjattethil House, Cheriyanad, Chengannur have donated their own home (two storied, 3000 sq.ft area) and accompanying 3 acres of land to Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church.
The title deed of the entire property was handed over to H.H Moran Mar Baselios Marthoma Paulose II at a meeting held at Elayidathu Padinjattethil House on 29th November 2012. Thomas Mar Athanasios, Metropolitan of Chengannur presided over the meeting.
Dr Yuhanon Mar Chrisostomos, Metropolitan of Niranam along with 15 priests of Malankara Orthodox Church were also present on the occasion.
It is the fulfilment of a dream and vision of our departed unmarried sisters late Thankammachy and Babyamma” said Marykutty and Lisyamma.
While speaking His Holiness proclaimed of undertaking the responsibility in ensuring the welfare affairs of these two elderly sisters. Metropolitan Dr Yuhanon Mar Chrisostomos will undertake measures for the later development of this house to a convent.
Elayidathu Padinjattethil House is the mother’s home of late George Varghese Cor-Episcopa, Parampil, Puthencavu who was the founder and developer of St George Malankara Orthodox Church and its associated 12 acres of rubber plantation at Kozhuvalloor, Chengannur.
News reported by Dr S G Stephen