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St Anthony s Church Kochikade Colombo

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St Anthony's Mawatha | Kochchikade, Colombo, Sri Lanka
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+94 11 2 329303
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I always visit Kochchikade whether what occasion i have or anytime which is possible for me. Light a candle and wish for what you want and Lord will listen and grant you. You don't have to be a Catholic to visit here and pray. just...More

Thank Milanka P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The history of the church goes back to 1822 when the historic statue of St. Anthony brought to Sri Lanka during the British regime is still in the same place where it was kept originally.Very miracle and religious place even to non-catholics

Thank Maureen L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The architecture is good but quite similar to Roman Catholic churches i have been to in India. We went there while a service was going on, it was good to experience the service in another language. It is basically only for those people who would...More

Thank ramiya v
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of people come here to worship .Its famous as st.Anthony church in Kochchikade. People come here for prayers for all the reasons ,sicknesses,for getting a job, success in business,any help Old church and beautiful.

Thank Shan20132013
Reviewed 18 May 2018

This Catholic Church is being worshiped by some Sri Lankans belonging to all religions such as Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam & other sects of Christianity. I accept that good human get the help of gods in this place.

Thank likedot77
Reviewed 10 May 2018

When I was there on Tuesday, the place was under construction, the flooring was hacked off and covered with gurney sacks. The main altar: Priest and Victim.. and there was the Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament. There were devotees who had knelt and moved forward...More

Thank AnnaSS54
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Nice place to visit as part of your tour of Colombo. Historical church offering plenty of architectural brilliance.

Thank Keith Carlyle J
Reviewed 28 April 2018

St Anthony's Shrine Colombo...Very powerful worship place......specially on Tuesdays..nice worship place on the main road.....limited parking.....but you always get parking somewhere.

Thank Basil K
Reviewed 22 April 2018

A place that should be visited to experience the divine miracle powers. This church is dedicated to the Saint Anthony and has a very historic past

Thank ranjan306
Reviewed 22 March 2018

I am a Buddhist, but have made it a habbit to visit this place since of late as I feel absolutely in touch with spirituality when Im there ...

Thank Shirantha B
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I visited and attend mass at this church. I also met with the curator who gave me a tour and history of the church. I have not heard about the "tongue" in the altar. There are many flowers, and little notes left on the side... More
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1.7 kms from Fort Station
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