Lumen India is your gate way to Church and Culture in India. Lumen India extensively covers issues related to the intersections of Culture, Media and Church in India.

It provides a venue for comprehensive media analysis to assess, manage and evaluate media content in the pastoral and missionary context of India. It plans to organize and conduct media research to obtain valuable data.
The information available in this site will help you to be the light of India by becoming a more and better communicating person and community.
Lumen India presents news summaries about Church in India and across the globe concerning Catholic pastoral life and publishes its own research findings periodically.

Lumen India


March 4th, 2016|0 Comments

The Faith Tradition The Church in India has a history as old as Catholic Church itself. The Apostle Thomas brought the Christian message to India in AD 52. Christianity in India is known as Thomas [...]


Down To Earth

May 2nd, 2016|0 Comments

Down to Earth is a programme on living the spirit of Laudato Si of Pope Francis. Catholics have the responsibility love and protect our world, and the whole of creation. We are called to live justly [...]

Cast Your Net

March 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Cast Your Net A short course dealing with New Media and Evangelisation. The course orients the participants – priests, religious persons and lay people, men and women as well as seniors and juniors to be [...]

The Lumen Team

Jose Vallikatt
Jose VallikattCEO
Fr Jose Vallikatt is a missionary priest belonging to the Missionary Society of St Thomas (MST). He holds a Masters in Audio visual Communications. He has done the Doctoral research in the interdisciplinary area of Media, Religion and Culture from RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
Media Director

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