St Louis Grignion de Montfort born on 31st January 1673 in France, from his childhood days was virtues and exhibited an extraordinary love for the poor. He loved and admired the mother of Jesus. He became a priest and worked ceaselessly for God and man. He was a great scholar, a powerful speaker and an author of many spiritual works. He never bothered about the consequences of telling the truth and doing what was right before the eyes of God.

He was victimized by the world for his honesty and conviction. He died at an early age of 43 years on April 28th, 1716 He was acclaimed a Saint by the people and the church authorities. He established many dedicated groups of men and women to carry on his good work, particularly instructing the young.

Montfort School, Anakkara has the unique distinction of being the first Montfortian School in Kerala. Montfort Brothers have been working in India for over 100 years. A good number of these Brothers hail from Kerala. Yet, they did not deem it necessary to start any educational institution in Kerala because there were already many priests and religious engaged in the educational field.


( Affiliated to CBSE, New Delhi, No. 9304242)

Anakkara Idukki Dist., Kerala - 685512, India

Administered by Montfort Brothers of St. Gabriel