Bp. Januarius CMI, a great visionary, is the architect and the first Bishop of the Diocese of Chanda. 'Sambhajemahi Divyani' Meaning “ let us share everything dynamically divine” taken as our motto was the lifestyle of Bp. Januarius. He was a great educationalist, philosopher and above all aloving and caring pastor after the heart of Jesus, the good shepherd.


 “We did not Compete

We did not Imitate

But Chanda was a challenge of the Time !”

BP. Januarius Palathuruthy CMI