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.”
In a solemn Eucharistic Celebration the new Rector of Papal Seminary, Rev Fr. Bhausaheb Sansare SJ was installed by Rev Fr George Pattery SJ, Jesuit Provincial of South Asia on Dec 3, 2017, the Feast day of St. Francis Xavier, Patron of Papal Seminary. The Eucharist was presided over by
Theme: Teamwork makes dream work! Nov 27-Dec 2, 2017 Teams: Clusters and Blasters We had a beautiful and meaningful community day celebration, highlighting the creativity and commitment of our community.