Fr Dionysius Vaz SJ

Provincial's Musings

As children return to the classroom after an unprecedented long gap, teachers and educators realize that teaching will be tougher. They know that 17 months without teaching in a physical classroom has made a strange impact on them- selves as well as on the children they teach resulting in learning losses, decrease in attention span, increase in hyperactivity, poor socialization, increase in addiction, and so on.


Children from rural villages and urban slums are reached out through rights based and supplementary education programmes


Women empowered from rural sections of our society through Self-Help Groups and various conscientization programmes


Youth are trained and placed through skill training projects every year.


Students in our schools who are given value-based education, and thus equipping them with tools to be better citizens


College students who are preparing themselves to meet the demands of the society by shaping their future through competitive career programmes

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Who we are

The Society of Jesus is a world-wide organization with Headquarters in Rome where the highest authority called the Superior General resides and guides the world-wide operations of nearly 16,000 Jesuits spread out in about 112 countries. These 16,000 Jesuits are grouped into smaller administrative units corresponding to different geographical locations called "Provinces" presided over by Superiors appointed by the superior General.

Karnataka Province Apostolic Planning

Strengthening and Expanding our Mission in North Karnataka

Responding to Communalism and Fundamentalism

Imparting Integral Formation to Youth

Training in Collaboration and Leadership

They are four working fields to which the Society of Jesus will pay special attention and in which it will invest a significant portion of its various resources over the next few years.