Our Lady of Lourdes Church is located in Kanajar village of Udupi district. Rev. Fr. Alexander Lewis the Parish Priest and the Sisters of the Little Flower of Bethany headed by the superior Rev. Sr. Lilly Gonsalves lead the people of God in Faith, Devotion and spirituality during the daily Eucharistic Celebrations, Liturgy, Sunday School and the organizations associated with the church under the leadership of the Parish Priest. Moreover the sisters are associated with Lourdes Primary School Kanajar. The church comes under the jurisdiction of Udupi Diocese led by Most Rev. Dr Gerald Isaac Lobo. There are 403 families in the Parish.