Thanki is a famous pilgrimage destination for the Christians and is located at Cherthala in Alappuzha district and it established in 1832. This is one of the most important Christian pilgrim centres in Kerala, this holy shrine attracts devotees in very large numbers not only from Kerala but also from the neighbouring states.The church is dedicated to St.Mary, who is believed to have prayed at this shrine.
Feast of Our Lady of Purification - on 2nd February
Feast of St. Joseph the Worker on 1st May
Good Friday - great pilgrimage to visit the
Miraculous statue of the Passion of our Lord
Very Rev. Fr. John Manakkatt
Rev. Fr. Joseph Chirapalliyil
Vicar Co-operator with independent charge at Arasupram:
Rev. Fr. Edwin Valiyaparambil
Thankey, Vayalar West, Cherthala,
Alappuzha - 688 529.
Ph : 0478 2812065