Papal Seminary, Pune, is the national seminary for India, catering to the formation of seminarians from all over India. As a national seminary, it serves all the three rites of the Catholic Church in India. Founded in 1893 at Kandy, Sri Lanka, it was transferred to Pune in 1955. Today it houses more than 160 seminarians who pursue their philosophy or theology studies, for whom Papal Seminary is “The Home of Love.”
Farewell to Final Year Philosophers was held on Feb 21, 2018. Special Eucharist, followed by felicitation and dinner. Fr Rector’s Message My dear friends, As we bid farewell to our third-year philosophers, we feel a sense of loss, but also of re-assurance – that as they journey on from our
To celebrate 125 years of Papal Seminary, we are planning to have a grand meaningful and memorable celebration on Nov 7-8, 2018. You are most invited. More information will be made available later. Remembering 2005 celebrations, when Papal Seminary celebrated 50 years in Pune!