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Ganjuran Church

Bantul, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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Meet Jesus in Javanesse style

Quite and peaceful place. My favorite is in front of the temple. Came to pay tribute to my late... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
yanti d
via mobile
An open church in Javanese style

This is a beautiful place. Its not really far from Jogja's centre but you most likely need someone... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Enschede, The Netherlands
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Bantul, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Quite and peaceful place. My favorite is in front of the temple. Came to pay tribute to my late grandparents buried nearby. But can not resist to pray in front of the statue of Jesus in Javanesse style in the temple. I didn't actually get...More

Thank yanti d
Reviewed 13 October 2017

This is a beautiful place. Its not really far from Jogja's centre but you most likely need someone who knows the way and bring you there. It is Catholic church but in Javanese style. The original church that was build here before was heavily damaged...More

Thank TJR132
Reviewed 7 October 2017

The traditional Yogyakarta in every corner of the church, calm, peace and welcoming like the city itself

Thank Dja2212
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

A truly magnificent place of worship. A place whereby I can see Roman Catholicism, Javanese culture in one place. A candi with Jesus' statue can also be found in the church compounds. This place teaches me how the locals adapted their culture into their religion....More

Thank Shaifullizan
Reviewed 25 June 2017

not so crowded, almost quiet, nice combination between Catholicism and Javanese culture. you can even meet a small temple for praying and inside the chamber of the temple there was statue of Jesus in Javanese cultural form. there was also a myth said that when...More

1  Thank alodiarean
Reviewed 20 April 2017

This church is next to so-called "Candi Ganjuran" (Ganjuran Temple). The church it self is an open church, it has no doors or windows. The temple is very crowded during weekend and also pilgrimage seasons. Dont forget to take water near the temple. It is...More

Thank irwan e
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I always go here with my family when I was a kid. It's peaceful and clean. Recommended holy place to praying at Yogyakarta

Thank alicia s
Reviewed 20 January 2017

The Ganjuran Catholic church was built according to Joglo typical Javanese building decorated with lavish decoration as in the Sultan palace, while the adjacent temple was built in the Pawon old Javanese temple style by black lava rock. A visit here is a must for...More

Thank Andresguia
Reviewed 30 November 2016

This kind of spot is a pilgrimage and many Indonesian Catholic visit for praying and share something. One of holy place in Yogyakarta...!!!

Thank JETours
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Ganjuran Church has unique architecture of church and the temple. I love to come here for praying. I usually come at night when not so many people there, except first Friday of every month..

Thank Jeanne E
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