A team of Students and Professors from the University of Vienna visited His Grace Dr. Joseph Mar Thoma Metropolitan at Poolatheen as a part of their visit to India for getting the enriching experience with the Church of St. Thomas the Apostle. Rev. Fr. Joseph Valamparambil led the team to the Mar Thoma Church. The team was welcomed by Rev. K.G.Joseph, Sabha Secretary to the Head Quarters of the Malankara Mar Thoma Syrian Church and Metropolitan explained the Ecumenical outlook of the Church which emphazised on relation of the Mar Thoma Church with the Antioch and also with the Anglican Churches. Metropolitan Tirumeni explained the tradition of the Church and the influence of reformation.