Jesuit Pre – Novitiate Kasthambadi (2018)


J P Leonard Illam (JPLI)
Kasthambadi, Arni-Polur Main Road
Thiruvannamalai Dt – 606 903
+91 9655890974


To become men for others deeply rooted in Jesuit charism


To provide a human, cultural, spiritual and pastoral formation which pays special attention to the harmonious integration of all its various aspects


Stage of Formation

• Pre-novitiate

Special Formation Programmes

• The Regular Classes – Grammar, Vocabulary, News Analysis, Spoken English and Phonetics
• Week-end Ministry
• Courses on Tamil, Folkarts, Personality Development, Psycho-sexual Integration, Good Manners, Vocal Music, Media Awareness, Health and Hygiene, Basic Catechism, Lives of Saints, History of the Nascent Society, Study Methodology and Handwriting