The compound of Assisi Shanthi Kendra also includes a Franciscan Centre in the spirit of Assisi. Fr. Joseph Cilia blessed the foundation stone of the Franciscan Center on 19 March 2000 and the first part of the building, which includes the Auditorium, was blessed on 08 November 2000 by Fr. Enrique Montero, Definitor General for FAAMC in the presence of the Major Superiors OFMConv of Asia and Australia. Fr. Alfred Calleja, Minister Provincial of Malta on 29 November 2002, blessed the second part of the building of the Franciscan Centre.