Kuruvilla Pandikattu SJ
Professor of Philosophy, Jnana-Deepa Vidyapeeth, Pune
Jesuit Priest of Dumka-Raiganj Province, Jharkhand-West Bengal
Fostering Science-Religion Dialogue
DoB: Nov 28, 1957
Place of Birth: Areekara, Kerala
Entered SJ: June 15, 1974
First Vows: June 16, 1976
Ordained Deacon: Jan 8. 1989
Ordained Priest: April 27, 1989
First Mass: June 4, 1989
Final Vows: Sept 27, 2003
Baptism: Dec 8, 1957 at Thamarakkad Church
Govt LP School: 1962
St Rockey's UP School: 1966
SH School, Changanachery: 1969 -73
St Joseph's School, Guhiajori 1973-74
Vinayalaya: June 15, 1976
St Xavier's School, Sahibganj 1976-78
Loyola College, Chennai: 1978-81
St. Joseph's, Trichy: 1981-83
De Nobili College: 1983-85 & 86-91
St John's School, Tinpahar: 1985-86
Jesuitenkollege, Innsbruck: 1991-96
Papal Seminary/JDV: 1996-
Siblings From Left to Right
My Two elder Sisters
Chinnamma Philip and Aleykutty Thomas
With Saint John Paul II, 1992
At Kolkata, requesting the blessing of Mother Teresa.
Concelebration with Rt Rev Fr Arturo Abascal Sosa, S.J., Superior General, Society of Jesus, at Papal Seminary Chapel.
With Fr General, Rev Rev Fr Arturo Abascal Sosa, S.J. and others who have attended GC 36.
The scenic Papal Seminary, home of love. Home to Kuruvilla since 1996.
Author of 47 books
Editor of two journals: Jnanadeepa: Pune Journal of Religious Studies and AUC: Asian Journal of Religious Studies
Regular Contributor to two Magazines.
Animator of one living group in Papal Seminary
Dean, Faculty of Philosophy, JDV
Director, JDV Centre for Science-Religion Studies