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Basilica of Our Lady of Good Health

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A must visit for people of all faiths

We reached Velankanni at late afternoon. The path to the basilica prepares one to the divine... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bikash D
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Hyderabad, India
Must visit at least once; Awesome Divine Mother Mary and Infant Jesus

The church is awesome with Mother Mary and infant Jesus on her left hand. It is divine as well as a... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
RajSubbiah
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Velankanni Centre | Nagapattinam district,Tamil Nadu, Velankanni 611111, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We reached Velankanni at late afternoon. The path to the basilica prepares one to the divine experience. The place is full of devotees praying creating a divine atmosphere. I believe that one must visit this place atleast once. I guess it does not matter what...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2018

The church is awesome with Mother Mary and infant Jesus on her left hand. It is divine as well as a visual treat. One feels like seeing them continuously for a long time. One gets peace of mind by just looking at them. The church...More

1  Thank RajSubbiah
Reviewed 16 September 2018

beautiful church,in white calm and seriene, crowded through out the year,vpilgrims come with petetions as prayers are answered and they have new hope and new life

1  Thank konery
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Miraculous church. Historical church. Main attraction is faith. originally built of palm leaves. The chinese tiles are still on the main altar, which was bought by Sea travellers some 400 years ago. Amen. Amen.

1  Thank JosephFPereira
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Best moments of my life. I have seen flag hoisting with my family, such a great time spent in the shrine.

1  Thank Joy A
Reviewed 7 August 2018

No words i can say. I will visit in future to and take blessing always. Walking around early morning or late evening and then sit for some time in church. take blessing.

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Reviewed 11 June 2018

Interesting place to visit, beware lots of walking to do. Pilgrims everywhere, and seems to be a little commercialised now with asking for donations for everything. Lots of history behind the multiple churches and shrines.

Thank albertsebastian
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

The beautiful portrait and statue of our Mother Mary with her child Jesus is the main attraction you could ever see in Velankanni only.

1  Thank kiranchris
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

You will receive any thing you ask with faith. Very very powerful Shrine. Only requirement is trust and faith.

2  Thank SanjeewaA
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Beautiful and clean. Has abundant parking and many hotels to eat and stay. Visited at noon and hence was unbearably hot. Evenings are the ideal time to visit.

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