About Thekkan Parumala

This Parish, popularly known as ‘Thekkan Parumala’ took its origin as a Chappel of the St.George Orthodox Valiya pally, Palayam, Thiruvananthapuram in the year 1976. Subsequently, it was elevated as a Parish of the Thiruvananthapuram Diocese of the Orthodox Church in May 1985. H.H. Moron Mar Baselios Marthoma Mathews II has declared it as ‘Thekkan Parumala’ in Januray 2001.

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Parish Announcements

  • Perunnal 2016

    The festival of our Patron Saint Parumala Mar Gregorios Thirumeni will be held in our Church from 30th October to 6th November 2016

  • New Building Construction

    The New Building of Thekkan Parumala Churches kallidal karmam was blessed on Saturday , 5 March 2016 after the holly mass by H. G. Dr. Gabriel Mar Gregorios, Trivandrum Diocesan Metropolitan.

  • Obituary

    Mr N K Alex(76)(Roll No 6) passed away on 23-07-2017. Funeral prayers will start at home at 11 AM on 24-07-2017.

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Thekken parumala

The Holy Relics of Thirumeni was brought from Parumala church, with piety, gaiety and religious fervour and was installed in the church on 12th Jan 2001, by His Holiness The Catholicose of the East.

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Our History

St. Gregorios Orthodox Church, Peroorkada, is the first church in Trivandrum to be established in the Holy name of Parumala Mar Gregorios Thirumeni.

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Service Schedules

  • Sunday Morning Prayer 06:30 AM
  • Sunday Holy Qurbana 07:30 AM
  • Daily Evening Prayer 06:00 PM
  • Saturday Evening Prayer 06:30 PM
  • Wednesday Morning Prayer 06:00 AM
  • Wednesday Holy Qurbana 06:30 AM
  • Friday Fasting Prayer 10:00 AM
  • Evening Holy Qurbana on every first Sunday of each Month