His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II offers his condolences on the passing away of His Grace Mor Osthatheos Pathrose, Former Metropolitan of Bangalore and Delhi Dioceses.
His Grace was born on 12 November 1963 in Kunnamkulam. He received a BA in English Literature from Madras University and studied theology at MSOT Seminary.
He was ordained priest in 1995 and Metropolitan on 03 July 2006 by Catholicos H.B. Baselios Thomas I. He was assigned to the administration of Bangalo