PUBLISHED ON: March 2, 2008 | Duration: 2 min, 13 sec
On the October 12 this year Sister Alphonsa will become the second Indian to be officially declared a saint by the Vatican. The date was decided at a meeting in Vatican on Sunday. NDTV visited the convent in Bharnanganam where Sister Alphonsa spent most part of her life. It is said that a physically challenged boy was cured of his deformity after praying at Sister Alphonsa's tomb.