His Grace was born on 10-02-1953 as the son of hoppil Thekkathil George and Thankamma Mavelikkara Diocese. His Grace is a member of Mavelikkara Vazhuvady Mar Baselios Church.. After taking his ,Masters Degree he joined the Orthodox Theological Seminary, Kottayam, for theological studies. From the Orthodox Theological Seminary, Kottayam, he took Graduate Degree in Sacred Theology (GST) and the Bachelor of Divinity (BD) degree at the Senate of Serampore University. He took his M. Th from Serampore University.
His Grace took several key positions of the church Principal, Mavelikkara Mission Training Centre, Secretary, Malankara Orthodox Church mission society, Superior, St. Pauls Ashram Puthuppady, Managing Editor, Doothan Magazine, Secretary, Snehasandesham Sanchara Suvishasha Sangam, Member, St. Gregorios Balagram Board Yacharam.
He is elected as the Metropolitan candidate on 17th February at the Malankara Association held at Sasthamkotta. He is consecrated as Metropolitan on 12th May 2010 at Mar Elia Cathedral, Kottayam.His Grace is serving the Kottarakara – Punalur Diocese as its Metropolitan.
Address: Kottapuram Seminary, Pulamon P.O., Kottarakara Mob: 9447471408