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The Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

Mahatma Gandhi Road | Sacred Heart Square, Pondicherry 605001, India
+91 413 222 8916
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Mahatma Gandhi Road | Sacred Heart Square, Pondicherry 605001, India
+91 413 222 8916
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It's very nice and auspicious Church in pondicherry. It's one of the beautiful church's I watched. It's nice to see and spend some time.

Thank Vijaypeace
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely Church. a Must visit in Pondi. The architecture is great. The paintings and the carvings are worth a visit.

Thank shebons
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is nearly a 300 year old Catholic church located on the MG Road.A truly oriental specimen of Gothic architecture.There are some lovely rare stained glass panels depicting events in the life of Christ.It was built in the 18th century by French missionaries.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this ancient church of pondicherry in the night and it was decorated with lights extremely well and glowing in dark night. Inside there is christ historical views and prayer hall. Must visit place.

Thank VIkas S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

110 years old historical church.Just outside of Railway station. Elevated to minor basilica to the church. The decree of Papal brief is displayed. Structure of the building is beautiful. One will feel calm and composed inside the hall. Do not miss it to visit.

Thank Rammandir
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Magnificent old catholic church, very well preserved. It is a small drive from Le Dupleix, to be seen on the way back from Auroville.

Thank reesy60
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Historical place of worship . The church is from the old architecture school and has so much of beauty and peace and a perfect place to be one with the maker of all things.

Thank Annie D
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Dedicated in the late 1907, the Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus is a truly spectacular and colorful church from the outside with its red and white twin towers. The architecture has been described as neo-Gothic. Mass was being said to a packed crowd...More

Thank alliharper
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This church gives you a glimpse into the old Pondicherry. There is history on its walls and doors and is a nice place to sit and pray while also having fun in Pondicherry.

Thank Mino1506
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Easy to find , it is a beautiful Basilica with a great history and beautiful stained glass windows. The Little Sisters of the Poor are there also.

Thank fish1475
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