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Marian Shrine of Annai Velangkanni

Jl. Sakura III no. 10 Tanjung Selamat, Medan, Indonesia
+62 8163141172
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One of a kind Christian church

To enjoy the beauty of this place, one should really go and explore this house of lord. Its... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ramesh212
Intricate details and beautiful building

This Catholic church is definitely one of the most unique ones I've ever been to. Initially... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mary S
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Jl. Sakura III no. 10 Tanjung Selamat, Medan, Indonesia
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+62 8163141172
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"unique church"
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"indian temple"
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"mogul architecture"
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"spring water"
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"main church"
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"interesting design"
in 2 reviews
"north sumatera"
in 6 reviews
"rainy day"
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"tamil nadu"
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"interesting place"
in 3 reviews
"souvenir shop"
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"inside the building"
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"city centre"
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"catholic"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

To enjoy the beauty of this place, one should really go and explore this house of lord. Its architecture is definitely one of the kind and its really breathtaking to visit this place. This place is definitely worth the visit in Medan.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Catholic church is definitely one of the most unique ones I've ever been to. Initially intended as the place of worship for Catholic Indians in Medan, it has since been open for everyone yet still retains its carved details, statues, building structure and colors...More

Thank Mary S
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Graha Maria Velangkani id the building of the catholic church which in on jl.sakura III, north sumatera. Velangkani is a good and interesting place because the building is very unique which is combined with Hindu temple building in india, and the most interest is a...More

1  Thank lastiursiregar
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Holy and unique church in medan and indonesia very calm and very good to release all emotion and bad things in life

Thank Lucifer M
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

This is a unique church because they mix the christian and Indian culture and religion. I never see the building like this before.

Thank Ria S
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

This Shrine is miraculous as the spring water from underneath the statue springs up none stop. This place is a holy ground & many people who visited here have claimed healing. A one man's vision and dream have come true. Rev. Fr. James from India...More

Thank maj0ra
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

No only place to pray, but also can be used a tourist attraction together family and friends. Because the build is luxury and very fascinating with architecture nuanced India ie similar to the temple of India. This place can visit everyone, without exception and free...More

8  Thank rapikadamanik01
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

It is a beautifull church that has a very strong indian building concept. The church is like other churchs, the worship room inside the building is very quiet and silent. However, as there were so many visitors come from different backgrounds meaning that, they come...More

Thank dinasepti n
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Graha Santa Maria Annai Velangkani is a church for Catholic. The architecture is unique. Because of the architecture, the church becomes more interesting. This church area is clean from trash. Besides, the nuns and pastors in this church are very friendly. For the people who...More

Thank tessa d
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

A very unique church which is shape like a Indian temple from south India. The structure and layout takes a typical form of a Indian temple but is a full fledge church. A must see when you are in Medan. Very peaceful and serene place...More

Thank satwantpool
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fi0naly
24 May 2015|
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Response from Norbert T | Reviewed this property |
The Mass is available on Saturday morning and saturday evening, and I was told that there is no mass on Sunday as the church is open for public viewing as tourist attractions. Please contact Father James at the church.
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6600Teddy
23 April 2015|
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Response from sy3717 | Reviewed this property |
You can hire a driver to take you to the mentioned church from the hotel you stay. We booked our stay at Swiss-Belinn Medan, so booked the driver before our departure n on our arrival we found the driver to be v good n so we... More
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