Welcome to Diocese of Ajmer

Map of Ajmer DioceseThe diocese of Ajmer comprises of twelve districts namely Ajmer, Jodhpur, Kota, Barmer, Bundi, Jalore, Jhalwar, Pali, Sirohi, Tonk, Jaisalmer and Baran in the State of Rajasthan.

In July 1890 the Holy See detached a very large portion of the Archdiocese of Agra to make a new unit, the Rajasthan Mission, entrusting it to the Capuchin Fathers of the Paris Province who were to work under the supervision of the Archbishop. Read more


  1. October is dedicated to Our Lady of Rosary. Encourage and Promote the prayer of Rosary in every Catholic family. Feast of Madar Parish. Remember to pray for them.
  2. of Oct.: Feast of St. Therese of Child Jesus, Patron of our Minor Seminary. Seminary Day. Pray for our seminarians.
  3. 2nd Gandhi Jayanti. Pray for peace, communal harmony and non violence.
  4. 4nd: Feast of St. Francis of Assisi – second Patron of the Diocese Pray for the Diocese and the Franciscan Family in the Diocese.
  5. 10th of Oct.: Celebration of Canonization of St. Mother Teresa at I.C. Cathedral, Ajmer.
  6. 16th: Mission Sunday. Pray for evangelization, and motivate the people and mobilize funds for the mission works.
  7. Mission Sisters of Ajmer begin their General Chapter this month and also Prabhudasi Sisters of Jaipur and Udaipur Province begin their Provincial Chapter this month. Please remember to pray for them.
  8. 30th Oct: Deepawali, the festival of light. “Christ is the Light of the World”.

The Pope’s prayer intentions: October:-

  1. Universal: Journalists:- In carrying out their work, may always be motivated by respect for truth and a strong sense of ethics.
  2. Evangelization: World Mission day:- The World Mission Day may renew within all Christian communities the joy of the Gospel and the responsibility to announce it.

 Other intentions: Pray for:-

  1. The souls of Fr. Sebastian’s (Cap.) mother, Fr. Joseph Crasta’s father and uncle of Fr. Clement Coutinho who passed away recently.
  2. The army soldiers who were victims of terrorism in Kashmir and their families.
  3. The people who lost their lives and property in floods and rain.
  4. The new education policy may uphold the principles and values of the Constitution.

Shepherd’s Voice

The Son of God was humble and meek from the very conception in the womb of the Virgin Mary, a lowly handmaid of God as she herself professed it – “Behold, I am the handmaid of the Lord…”

Vatican News

Saint of the Day!

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Bishop’s Program

1st. Oct.: 5 PM: Mass – St. Theresa’s Minor Seminary, Mirshali – Seminary Day.

2nd Oct.: 5 PM: Mass  Golden Jubilee of Ordination of Fr. Raymond Coelho, Jaipur.

3rd Oct.: 5 PM : Transitus, Generalate PSA, Madar.

4th Oct.: 10 AM: Mass ,Feast of St. Francis of Assisi, Gagwana.

8th Oct.: 10 AM: Silver Jubilee of Sr. Jessica, PSA, Holy Family Hospital, Bhatta

9th Oct.: 8 AM: Mass & Confirmation, St. Mother Theresa’s Church, Kuri.

9th Oct.: 6 PM: Mass & Confirmation: St. Theresa’s Church, Ladpura, Ajmer.

11-12 Oct.: Seminar cum meeting: Managers & Principals, Ajmer Diocese, Pastoral Centre.

16th Oct.: 5 PM; Mass & Confirmation, Parish Feast, Madar, Ajmer.

21st:5.30 PM: Annual School Programme, Parbatpura, Ajmer.

23rd – 29th: Retreat cum pilgrimage of the priests of the Diocese in Goa.

24th: Election of Superior General, MSA, Mirshali, Ajmer.

30th: 5 PM: Mass at. St. Mother Teresa’s Church, Kuri, Jodhpur.


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