Ruhalaya Major Seminary philosophate had its 1st biannual retreat from 16th to 19th July 2017. The retreat was preached by Fr. Francis Chakungal who is also a past student of Ruhalaya. The retreat was for 4 days. All the brothers were able to experience a great renewal. On the second last day of the retreat there was anointing prayer. And the retreat ended on 20th July 2017 with the house blessing.