Important Dates of Parish Calendar 2018

Sacred Heart Church, Naharlagun


1st - January- Solemnity of the Mother of God (New Year)

3rd - January-St.Elias Kuriakose Chavara (Patron of Pappu Happa)

5th – First Friday

18th – Birthday of Bp. John Thomas

20th - January- St.Sabastian (Patron of D’ Sector)



2nd – First Friday

11th - Golden Jubilee of Sr. Syra,F.C.

14th – Ash Wednesday (A Day of Fast and Penance)

25th - Bl.Rani Maria



2nd – First Friday

8th - March- International Women’s Day

19th – Solemnity of St. Joseph (Patron of Papu Nala)

22nd - Chrism Mass

25th – Palm Sunday

29th – Holy Thursday

30th - Good Friday (Day of Fast and Abstinence)

31st – Holy Saturday (Easter Vigil in the Holy Night)



6th – First Friday

1st – Easter Sunday (The Resurrection of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ)

4th – Easter House Blessing Begins

22nd – Vocation Day



1st –St.Joseph, the worker.

4th – First Friday

10th-13th Half Yearly Retreat

13th - Mothers’ Day

20th – Pentecost Sunday

30th –Novena to the Sacred Heart begins


1st - Friday

8th – Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus (Parish Feast)

11th – St. Benedict (Patron of Barapani)

29th – Saints Peter and Paul (patron of Yupia and Nirjuli Churches)



3rd- St. Thomas (Paton of Polo Colony)

6th – First Friday

25th - St. James Patron of E- Sector (Feast of Rev. Fr. Jacob Parish Priest)

28th- St. Alphonsa (Patron saint of G. Sector)



3rd – First Friday

8th - St. Dominic (Patron of G. extension)

13th –Triduum Prayers for the Assumption

15th – Feast of Assumption of Mary (Independence Day)

27th – Feast of St. Monica (Patron of Christian Mothers)

28th - St.Augustine (Patron of Forest Colony)



5th – St.Teresa of Calcutta (Patron of Sood Village)

6th - Triduum Prayers for the Birth Day of Mother Mary.

8th – Birthday of Mary (Patron of Papu Village)



1st – St. Teresa of Child Jesus (Patron of A. Sector)

5th – First Friday

4th – St. Francis of Assisi (Patron of Damsite)

21st - Mission Sunday

23rd – Marian Novena begins

28th –St. Jude (Patron of 2 Kilo)

31st - Marian Procession



1st – All Saints’ Day

2nd - All Souls’ Day

14th – Children’s day

15th - 18th Annual Retreat

18th – World day of the Poor

25th - Christ the King (Eucharistic Procession)



2nd - First Sunday of Advent

3rd – St. Francis Xavier (patron of Dokum Colony)

7th - First Friday

8th – Immaculate Conception (Patron of Pachin Church)

16th – Christmas Novena begins

24th – Christmas Eve

25th – Christmas Day

27th – St. John (Patron of C.Sector) Name Feast of BP. John Thomas

30th – Holy Family (Patron of F.Sector)

31st – Thanksgiving Service



This is the website of Sacred Heart Church Naharlagun, Arunachal Pradesh, India. Sacred Heart Church Naharlagun is a Catholic Parish belongs to the Diocese of Itanagar Arunachal Pradesh. The parish was canonically erected on 25th July 2004 by Most Rev. Robert Kerketta, then Bishop of Tezpur, with nearly three hundred catholic families, in and around Naharlagun town. The parish is located near Naharlagun adjacent to the Itanagar-Naharlagun State Highway. The parish has 650 families. The present parish is Rev. Fr. Jacob Mattathilany and the Assistant parish Priest is Rev. Fr. Akhil Kavunkal CMI. The new church building is under construction.

This website will give you a glance about the parish and its activities. Brows yourselves and get to know the vibes of the parish!

Daily Mass Readings


First and Fourth Sunday Mass Timings

Second and Third Sunday Mass Timings

7.30 am Holy Mass in English 7.30 am Holy Mass in English
9.30 am Holy Mass in Nyshi 10.00 am Holy Mass in Hindi
11.30 am Holy Mass in Apathani    

First Friday

Other Days

4.30 pm Adoration 6.45 am Morning Prayer
5.00 pm Holy Mass 7.00 am Holy Mass

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Sacred Heart Church



Arunachal Pradesh- 791 110



Phone: (0360) 2247446

Mobile: 9436052767