SUMITRA, Hospet

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1. Photograph captioned 'Two LMS Moderators of united Churches - the Most Rev H. Sumitra of the Church of South India and the Rt. Rev S.K. Chatterji of the United Church of North India. The picture was taken just before they jointly conducted the service of the Lord's Supper at the 12th General Assembly of the UCNI at Indore.' Photograph by F.W. Whyte. Photograph used in the London Missionary Society Chronicle, Apr 1957

2. Photograph captioned 'Bishop Hospet Sumitra, Bishop of the CSI in Rayalaseema Diocese'. Photograph from S.E. FFrench, Jammalamadugu. Photograph used in the London Missionary Society Chronicle, Nov 1961

3. Photograph of Hospet Sumitra. Photography by W. Angus Watson, Salisbury, Brisbane

4. Photograph of 'Bishop Sumitra & village congregation', 1954. Photograpoh by C.S. Craig. Photograph used in London Missionary Society Chronicle, Apr 1954

5. Photograph of Bishop & Mrs Sumitra. Photograph from S. Ffrench, 1952

6. Small photograph of Hospet Sumitra, undated

7. Photograph captioned 'A corner of the wood at Tea-Time. Note children taking tea - Indian fashion with Mr? Sumitra', undated

8. Photograph of 'Rev H. Sumitra, Pastor of Rice Memorial Church, Bangalore', undated

9. Photograph of 'Rev H. Sumitra, Bellary', 1926?

10. Small photograph of Bishop & Mrs Sumitra. Photograph from S. Ffrench, undated

11. 'Brief notes to accompany snapshot portrait of Bishop Hospet Sumitra' - biographical notes, typescript, S. E. Ffrench, 7 Dec 1952

12. 'A Venture in Church Union. The Rt Rev Hospet Sumitra...visits Queensland en route for Papua, Nov 3 to 18 1952'

13. 'The Rt Rev Hospet Sumitra...visits Australia and Papua. Itinerary, 1952'

14. Newscutting, 'Bishop to 1m flock', undated

15. Newscutting, Bishop to be busy', undated

Administrative / Biographical History

The Rt. Rev Hospet Sumitra (born 1988) was Deputy Moderator of the Church of South India and Bishop in the Diocese of Rayalaseema.

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