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St. Mary's Basilica

Msgr F Noronha Road, Bengaluru 560051, India
+91 80 2286 5434
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Oldest church

St. Mary's Basilica is the oldest church in Bangalore and is the only church in the state that has... read more

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akhilchandu
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Fantastic must go

We came across the basilica purely by chance. It was a very moving experience. Unlike European... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
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St. Mary’s Basilica in bustling Shivajinagar is built in the Gothic style with stained glass windows. It hosts the St. Mary’s Feast each year in September. Devotees throng the basilica during the feast, which culminates in a procession with a chariot.
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Msgr F Noronha Road, Bengaluru 560051, India
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"beautiful church"
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"shivaji nagar"
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"shivajinagar bus stand"
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"old church"
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"mother mary"
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"gothic architecture"
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"christian religion"
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"prayer service"
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"biggest church"
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"attending mass"
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"jesus christ"
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"felt amazing"
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Reviewed today via mobile

St. Mary's Basilica is the oldest church in Bangalore and is the only church in the state that has been elevated to the status of a minor basilica. It is famous for the festivities it holds during the St. Mary's Feast, in September each year,...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2018

We came across the basilica purely by chance. It was a very moving experience. Unlike European basilica, this one is very indian with jasmin and frangipani flowers all over the place and it was an eye opening experience. If you come to Bangalore this is...More

1  Thank PM92120
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

Good for a visit. I prefer going on off days when it's relatively quiet. During the Christmas, Easter the crowd can really get scary.

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Reviewed 20 May 2018

This was a real surprize. Christian basilica, full of people and the surrounding only muslims. Very impresive.

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

We attended the mass and felt very good. Crowded place. Nice architecture and well maintained. Nice place to visit if in city.

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Visiting after many years. Felt very good. The prayer hall is over crowded. Need more space to feel peacefull

Thank SilvesterJRP
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

The architecture is western and a bit out of place in India.situated nearby Shivajinagar bus station. crowded every evening

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

We enjoy attending mass at Catholic churches situated in non-Christian nations. The architecture is western and a bit out of place in India. By European standards it is small, but big by India standards. The worship service was normal, but the crowds were unexpected. I...More

1  Thank Profguy
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

This church is nothing great, so don't go for tourist purposes. However, it holds significant religious importance, so visit for that purpose if you need to.

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

It is one of the biggest church in Bangalore.... situated nearby Shivajinagar bus station.... It is on the way to commercial street

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shreyavi
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Response from SelmaLobo | Reviewed this property |
You can visit any day, at any time till 10pm.
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Sibaka
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Response from jerry n | Reviewed this property |
Sure Mr Sibaka. Everybody from other religion is allowed to visit.
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