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Idaikattur Church, Madurai

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  • This is a very old catholic shrine dating to a hundreds of years back! The Roman Architecture is definitely breathtaking!.The sacred heart of church is an amazing place to visit. There are rooms... 
    This is a very old catholic shrine dating to a hundreds of years back! The Roman Architecture is definitely breathtaking!.The sacred heart of church is an amazing place to visit. There are rooms...  more »
  • The Idaikattur Church is a beautiful church with a pleasing architectural apperance from the outside. The red and white colour combination on the outside as well as in the prayer hall gives it a very....  more
    The Idaikattur Church is a beautiful church with a pleasing architectural apperance from the outside. The red and white colour combination on the outside as well as in the prayer hall gives it a very....  more »
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  • Memorable church. So beautiful. We saw full mass. So nice. Choir was good. Sermon was good.
  • Located at a distance of 39 km from Madurai in the village named Idaikattur, this church is another famous shrine to visit. Church of Sacred heart of Jesus, popularly called as Idaikattur Church was built in 1894 by Fr. Ferdinand Celle SJ, who was a French missionary. This church is built in the same way as Rheims Cathedral of France, presenting a prominent architecture.

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