Saturday, January 7, 2017

Top 20 Most Beautiful Gothic Churches in India

India is not just the land of Hindu temples. About 2.3% of the population is Christian, which is roughly about 27.8 million of its people. Contrary to popular belief, Christianity reached India long before the arrival of the British and other Europeans. Though there are many church designs that can be seen in India, these Gothic churches look like those from Europe. Here is a list of The Most Beautiful Gothic Churches in India in no particular order. 

1) All Saints Cathedral Allahabad

2) The Afghan Church, Mumbai

3) Christ Church, Simla 

4) St. Andrew's Basilica, Arthunkal

5) St. Lawrence Shrine

6) Loyola College Church, Chennai

7) Our Lady of Lourdes Church , Tiruchirappalli

8) St. Mary's Church, Madurai

9) Holy Spirit Church, Manapad

10) St. Mary's Basilica, Bangalore

11) St. James' Church, Manapad

12) Our Lady of Ransom Church, Kanyakumari

13) Idaikattur Church, Madurai

14) Our Lady of Dolorous Catholic Basilica, Thrissur

15) St. Joseph's Cathedral, Trivandrum

16) Santhome Basilica, Mylapore

17) Medak Cathedral, Medak

18) St. Philomena's Cathedral, Mysore

19) Basilica of Our Lady of Good Health, Velankanni

20) St. Paul's Cathedral, Kolkata

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