About Us

We belong to the large family of Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI), a Religious Congregation in the Oriental Syro-Malabar tradition of the Catholic Church. Darsana Institute of Philosophy, Wardha, established in June 1983, is an extension Centre of Dharmaram Vidya Kshetram (...... Read More

Our Inspiration

St Kuriakose Elias Chavara
Saint Kuriakose Elias Chavara (1805-1871) was a spiritual colossal figure who always went ahead of his times. His contributions to the Church and the society at large demonstrate his multifaceted personality like a spiritual l...... Read More

High Academic Authority


Darsana Mandir

Darsana Mandir is a remarkable step in the attempt of the Church to draw on and to express herself in the Indian culture. Integrating the various cultural and artistic elements of India, the Mandir proclaims the universality of Christian incarnational vision. Darsana is the Gurukula where Jesus Christ is the Guru. Dars Read More


The Marian Grotto at Darsana Institute, Matrudham, is another unique attempt in integrating Christian symbols and Indian art. It was constructed and dedicated to our Heavenly Mother on 27th June, 2004. Read More


Admission to Philosophy Courses such as Baccalaureate in Philosophy (B.Ph.) and Diploma in Philosophy (D.Ph.) are open to all seminarians, including Diocesans and Students from other rel...... Read More


Darsana has a well-equipped library specialized mainly in Western and Indian Philosophy and World Religions. The entire library is computerized. Apart from ...... Read More


Sant Chavara School, Salod

Sant Chavara School, established in 2013, under the auspices of Darsana Institute of Philosophy, with a motto of “Vidyaya Lokan Prakasaya” (“Enlighten the World by Wisdom”) aims at imparting education to all children of Wardha, with no distinction of class or caste or religion, and molding the young minds into intellectually adept, morally solid and sound, e... Read More