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St. Francis Xavier Cathedral

Between Promenade Road And St. John's Church Road, Bengaluru, India
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Roman Catholic cathedral, the dome is great

St. Francis Xavier Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral. It is located close to the Ulsoor Lake... read more

Reviewed 29 November 2017
bobmadhan
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Salem, India
Old, Big & Beautiful Church

A very peaceful place. Praying gives peace of mind. The church is built with stone and looks very... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
grazytraveller
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Kollam, India
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Between Promenade Road And St. John's Church Road, Bengaluru, India
Frazer Town/Cox Town
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

St. Francis Xavier Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral. It is located close to the Ulsoor Lake. The most attractive feature is the large central dome. The massive prayer hall is the major attraction. This is renowned for the beauty of the building.

Thank bobmadhan
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

A very peaceful place. Praying gives peace of mind. The church is built with stone and looks very great. Beautiful Place.

Thank grazytraveller
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

Bangalore is renowned for its beautiful churches and cathedrals and St. Francis Xavier Cathedral is a prominent member of the list. Located close to the Ulsoor Lake and Bangalore Cantonment, this is a Roman Catholic cathedral. Its most striking features are the large central dome,...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2017

this church has a beautiful architecture.big compound.decent place.very peaceful.this is oldest and most popular in bangalore.

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Reviewed 28 January 2017

This is a old cathedral built around 1930. It is the cathedral of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Bangalore. It is very big and architecturally beautiful. It is very peaceful and usually not crowded.

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Reviewed 20 April 2016

I went here to attend a mass. Well the architecture is interesting.It can be 1 hour visit for people who enjoy the architecture and likes to sit quiet in a place.

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Reviewed 20 August 2015

It's a big cathedral that looks old, though it might be just the design. When I visited, it was almost empty. I loved looking at beautiful paintings and statues of saints. It was also lovely to meditate inside. It's a good spot to visit and...More

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Frazer Town/Cox Town
Established in the early 1900s, Frazer Town is one of
the most upmarket residential
and commercial
neighbourhood in the Bangalore Cantonment from the
colonial era
and is being conserved in places to
preserve its low-rise, tree-filled character. A great
milieu of unity in diversity is visible on the streets
...More
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