Rev. Fr Nelson Prakash D’Almeida Dept of Philosophy

September 7th, 2016 by

Rev. Fr Nelson Prakash D’Almeida is a priest of the diocese of Mangalore and the Parish Priest of St Joseph Church, Jeppu. He serves in the faculty of Philosophy at St Joseph’s Seminary Mangalore. Fr Nelson Prakash D’Almeida was born on 8th August, 1971. His native place is Puttur of Mangalore. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce.

Fr Nelson Prakash D’Almeida did his seminary studies at St Joseph’s Seminary, Mangalore. He was ordained as a priest on 1st May 2000. He obtained his Licentiate in Philosophy from Jnana Deepa Vidyapeeth – Institute of Philosophy and Religion, Pune. He wrote his thesis on the theme “Choiceless Awareness as a Pathless Truth to Freedom (A Enquiry into Jiddu Krishnamurthy’s Approach to Freedom)”.

Fr Nelson Prakash D’Almeida has worked in various capacities during his 14 years of pastoral experience as a priest in Mangalore diocese. He has the happiness of serving as Assistant Parish Priest in three Parishes.

He has several articles to his credit. He has written a booklet on “Blessed Joseph Vaz” in Konkani. Besides this he has written two articles to Joskiran on Jiddu Krishnamurthy and Religious Harmony and also an article to ‘A Compassionate Pastor’ (Bethany Publication) on Msgr Reymond Mascarenhas. Being a good musician he has composed a Konkani religious song album named ‘Jivo Undo’. He can be contacted through email neldal2006@gmail.com  and mobile no. +919845589904.

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