Rev. Fr. Dayanand Kamath

Name: Rev. Fr. Dayanand Kamath (Leo Castelino)
Date of Birth: 22.02.1936
Date of Ordination: 21.12.1963
Father’s Name: Late Gabriel Castelino
Mother’s Name: Catherino Britto
Home Parish: Holy Cross Church, Pamboor Mangalore
Motto: Do not follow the beaten path, follow a path and leave a trail behind
Studies:
Primary: Don Bosco H.E. School, Shirva
High School: St. Mary’s High School, Shirva
Priestly Training:
Minor Seminary: St. Joseph’s Seminary, Allahabad
Philosophy: St. Joseph’s Seminary, Allahabad
Regency: No regency
Theology: St. Joseph’s Seminary, Allahabad
Specialization: Catechetics & Liturgy
Appointments:
1964-1965 Catholic Mission, Dostpur, Assistant Pastor
1965 - 1967 Christ Ashram, Mudila, Assistant Pastor
1967 - 1968 Catholic Mission, Dostpur, Assistant Pastor
1968 - 1969 St. Joseph’s College Allahabad, Hostel In charge
1969 - 1974 St. Peter’s Church, Akbarpur, Priest in charge
1974 - 1975 Pilot Seminary, Varanasi
1975 - 1976 Lived in a rented house in Ayodhya
1976 - 1978 Catholic Mission, Dostpur, Priest in Charge
1978 - 1983 St. Peter’s Church Akbarpur, Priest in Charge
1983 - 1988 Director, Jigyasu Kendra, Allahabad
1988 - 1995 Holy Rosary Church, Pratapgarh, Priest in charge
1995 - 2002 St. Joseph’s Seminary, Allahabad, Spiritual Director
2002 - 2009 Sadhana Sadan, Allahabad, Director of Dialogue/Ecumenism
2009 to date Maria Sadan Strachy Road, Allahabad, Chaplain
Contact Details:
Address: Vianney Home
Nazareth Hospital
13A, Kamla Nehru Road
Allahabad- 211 001
Phone: 0532 / 2408292