MAITREYA

Location: 
Bannerghatta Road – KothannurDinne Cross Road Next to Loyola P.U. College, Bangalore 560076

Introduction: 
Maitreya, is an Eco Spiritual Centrerun by the Sisters of the Holy Cross, Central Indian Province, Bangalore. It is located next to Loyola P.U. College on Kothannur Dinne Cross Road, off-Bannerghatta Road. It is relatively a new center established in 2010, to create awareness among all people, irrespective of their religion, on the need to preserve nature and ecology. At Maitreya, they conduct/facilitate seminars, workshops, video presentations, etc. on ecology and peoples’ responsibility towards nature and preservation of natural resources.

The Sisters of the Holy Cross, Menzingen, used to have their Provincialate in our parish,in the same building, until January 2010, when they moved their Provincialate to their new location at Medico Social Centre, near St. Anthony’s Friary at Madivala, Bangalore.

The Sisters of the Holy Cross, Central Indian Province, are spread in 5 States, i.e. Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Goa, Jharkhand and Orissa. They provide service to poor and downtrodden in a number of ways. To cite a few of their services in Karnataka, they have a Rural Community College, a School of Nursing, a full-fledged hospital, a residential Care Centre (Asha Deepa) for the mentally challenged girls, a JeevodayAshram (Prison Ministry) to rehabilitate women released from the prison, a cell for Anti-Human Trafficking to rescue and rehabilitate girls who got trapped in human trafficking, Boarding and Hostels for the poor children from the remote villages to pursue studies.

Activities:
Maitreyais housed in a beautiful gothic building, with well equipped conference hall, class rooms, audio/video equipment, comfortable rooms for overnight stay, huge dining hall, a Chapel for worship, a Cave for personal meditation, a big garden/yard to walk and open space to sit and relax. It is available for corporate meetings or individual bookings. Parishioners or their corporations interested to make use of this facility may approach them at the following number.

Contact :
Secretary, Maitreya
Phone No: 080-26583034
Email: maitreyahc@gmail.com
Website: www.holycrosscip.org