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Fr. Dr. M. P. George


Fr. Dr. M. P. George has been professor at the Orthodox Theological Seminary since 1983. He began his theological education at the Orthodox Theological Seminary at Kottayam where he completed the Graduate in Sacred Theology (diploma) and Bachelor in Divinity degree. He did further studies in Music and Hymnology from St. Albans, UK and Academy of Theological Music in Leningrad. Fr. M. P. George earned his Doctorate (Ph.D.) in West Syriac Music (Beth G’aazo) from the St. Ephrem Ecumenical Research Institute (SEERI), Kottayam.

His principal areas of teaching are Liturgical Hymns, Ekkara, Sacraments and Liturgies. He is the Director of the Sruti School of Liturgical Music.

Apart from Music books with notations on Holy Qurbana, Holy Matrimony and other sacraments, Fr. M. P. George has also authored the following books:

  • Suriyani Sangeetham
  • Paashchaathya Sangeetha Praveshika
  • Introduction to Western Music