Till 1989 Bodi a small substation was under the parish of Theni. It is 15 kms. away from Theni. On 19.05.1990, the parish was erected at the period of His Grace Most Rev. Arockiasamy. It has three substations namely i) Top station, ii) Central station, iii) Kolukkumalai. The total population of Bodi is 80000 out of which the Catholic population is 210 families. The main occupation of people is coolie work. The parochial church was renovated and opened at the time of Fr. Cyprian.
Punitha Arockia Annai Church,
S.S Puram, Bodinayakanur,
Theni Dt. Tamilnadu, INDIA.
Pin – 626513.
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