St. Antony’s Church, Devala

antonys-devalaBrief History : Devala is eleven miles west of Gudalur. The people of this place were mostly employed in gold mines. Formerly, Devala was a sub-station of Gudalur and when Pandalur was detached from Gudalur, it became a sub-station of Pandalur. On 16th May, 1969 Devala was erected into a separate parish with Fr. Joseph Puthukulangara C.M.I as its first parish priest

Address : St. Antony’s Church,
Devala P.O. – 643 270,
The Nilgiris
Telephone : 04262- 260006
Established : 1969
Catholics : 800
Religious : Sisters of Mercy of the Holy Cross
Educational : Holy Cross Convent School
Social : Adult Education Out Reach Work
Medical : Sneha Sadan Dispensary

Sub Stations

Marappalam, Nadugani, Devala Hutti, Puliampara