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Our Lady of Lourdes Metropolitan Cathedral, Thrissur

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Our Lady of Lourdes Metropolitan Cathedral, one of the largest churches in Kerala, is located in the heart of Thrissur City in the state of Kerala, India. Dedicated to Our Lady of Lourdes, the Syro-Malabar Catholic church is noted for its imposing interior. The main attraction is an underground shrine, considered a masterpiece of architectural design. Fr John Maliekkal is said to have planned and constructed this church. The exterior of the church features an Indo-European facade with white spires. The centenary of this church was celebrated during the historic visit of Pope John Paul II to Thrissur City in 1986. The cathedral church attracts thousands of pilgrims every month.

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  • The cathedral is built with grandeur and elegance. Spacious courtyards, the splendid dome and the exquisite interior makes it look like some of the churches in Europe. I got reminded of the Duomo in.....  more
    The cathedral is built with grandeur and elegance. Spacious courtyards, the splendid dome and the exquisite interior makes it look like some of the churches in Europe. I got reminded of the Duomo in.....  more »
  • Serene holy environment. In the evenings they have hymns playing ever so softly and it enhances the aura even further. 
    Serene holy environment. In the evenings they have hymns playing ever so softly and it enhances the aura even further.  more »
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  • Our Lady of Lourdes Metropolitan Catholic Cathedral . Pics taken at 6:35 pm before 7 pm Mass on Sunday. Blessed church in Kerala. Church has ample space for religious functions . Church has spacious Auditorium and enough space for parking cars. Situated in East Fort , Thrissur . Near by Land Marks - Mission Hospital , Thope Stadium , Schools and Shopping Mall. Adding more pics during day time Large parking space available . Near by Bus stop and Auto Stand. Very historic and interesting church with wonderful interiors and facades. The well decorated underground chapel feels divine here. There is adoration in underground chapel daily except on Sundays Very beautiful church and peaceful atmosphere. Church has a spacious auditorium hall too.. Mission Hospital is situated near by the church. Church attracts lot of pilgrims every month. Main attraction is an underground shrine , considered a masterpiece of architectural design. The centenary of this church was celebrated during the historic visit of Pope John Paul I I .
  • Most blessed church in Kerala.. lourde Mary blessings is more than enough to have happy living .. church is having so much spacious for religious functions and other rituals..ample car space for parking and great auditorium hall too...

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