Father Muller's Rehabilitation Unit

Father Muller's Rehabilitation Unit is known to MESH as Saint Joseph's Mangalore because it grew out of the former St. Joseph's leprosy hospital in Mangalore, S. India.


The Rehabilitation Unit in Father Muller Hospital in Mangalore has been running for many years providing training and employmentto people affectedby leprosy and people with disabilities. MESH has been buying from them for about thirty years and their elephant greetings cards have been favourites with TLM Trading year after year.

They artisans create lovely batik fabrics and tabelcloths layering wax and then dying.. They have a screen printer and and a woman who block prints and other who stitch bags, file folders, and clothing for women.

Their batik and screen printed/painted cards can be printed inside as they have a small printing press onsite too.











4811584-Printed Canvas Bag


4811634- Printed Backpack


SJM20 Silk Batik Greeting Cards.