The capuchin friars came here in 1998 and began preaching to the local church. The friars were effective in their preaching the word of God. Br. Armandus, a holy man who with the team of friars began to move around and soon the place began to be frequented by people from near and far. He was a holy and spiritual man. he was instrumental in pushing forward the charismatic movement in this part of the state. He is now resting in peace but people flock to his tomb and considered by the people as a saint. the good work of the friars has been carried out by a team of good preachers. Pavanatma is blessed with young fiery preachers.