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St. Thomas Mount National Shrine

Parangi Malai | St Thomas Mt Chennai, Chennai (Madras), India
+91 99404 50035
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beautiful church

lovely church with tons of charater and tons of history - beautiful leadlight windows. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
famous place

i went to this holy place.where st thomas was murdered .one volunteer behaves rude that is main... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Visakhapatnam, India
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Parangi Malai | St Thomas Mt Chennai, Chennai (Madras), India
+91 99404 50035
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Reviewed 2 days ago

lovely church with tons of charater and tons of history - beautiful leadlight windows. Lots of parking

Thank 755anak
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i went to this holy place.where st thomas was murdered .one volunteer behaves rude that is main disappointment here.but this location is so beautiful

Thank skkkd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place to visit if you have time. Just climb the stairs or drive up almost till the shrine. They should put-up a little more information about the place for benefit of the tourists. Reaching here is not quite convenient with heavy traffic on approach...More

1  Thank Bhuvan N
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This is a historical place. The church is very well maintained and the place is kept clean. There is also a painting of Mother Mary which was painted by St.Luke. The painting was bought to India by St,Thomas. Really love going here. The bleeding cross...More

Thank StephenThomas7
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Christians will find this place memorable. The pictures on the wall of the church depicts the way in which each of the disciples of Jesus were killed as per historical accounts. Great way to remember our Lord and the hardships of the disciples for living...More

Thank ChennaiShaji
Reviewed 16 September 2017

The shrine is nestled at the top of St. Thomas Mount. Mass is offered everyday. A peaceful place to meditate and worship God and to honour St. Thomas. Please do not treat this place as a tourist attraction. It's holiness should be preserved.

Thank tnbalaji90
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We visited on 6 Aug 2017 with 23 friends. It was a sacred place for the Christianity in India. It was an uphill task to climb the top where shrine was located. But after reaching the top, it was spectacular and offers a very good...More

1  Thank Lalengmawia V
Reviewed 11 May 2017

One of the smallest and culturally rich and historically very famous Syrian style church in Chennai. Those who believe in Jesus Christ or not or even an atheist should visit this place to admire the beauty of Our Lady of Expectation shine built on the...More

1  Thank Jrdominic S
Reviewed 30 April 2017

This is very good place for evening visit.. good breeze.. and panoromic views of chennai can delight you

Thank Sreenivasu N
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I enjoyed seeing the old chapel and all of the historical things. The workers were helpful and it is worth the trip.

Thank tumbleweed_dude
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Response from Dennis N | Reviewed this property |
Just go out on the web and search for " san thome church " and you'll find it. We can't post a website here.. but that will get you there. A wikipedia search for "St. Thomas Cathedral Basilica, Chennai" will have a list of... More
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16 August 2016|
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I am sorry, I cannot give you information about Kochi (Cochin) as I have not visited.
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yes,you can