Théophane Matthew Thannickunnel

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Théophane Matthew Thannickunnel (September 23, 1928 November 18, 2016) was a Roman Catholic bishop.

Ordained to the priesthood in 1959, Thannickunnel served as the bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Jabalpur, India from 1975 to 2001. [1]

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Jabalpur is a diocese located in the city of Jabalpur in the ecclesiastical province of Bhopal in India.

India Country in South Asia

India is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country, and the most populous democracy in the world. Bounded by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Arabian Sea on the southwest, and the Bay of Bengal on the southeast, it shares land borders with Pakistan to the west; China, Nepal, and Bhutan to the north; and Bangladesh and Myanmar to the east. In the Indian Ocean, India is in the vicinity of Sri Lanka and the Maldives; its Andaman and Nicobar Islands share a maritime border with Thailand and Indonesia.

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