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St. Mary's Basilica

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Msgr F Noronha Road, Bengaluru 560051, India
+91 80 2286 5434
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Beautiful Church, Dirty Surroundings

St. Mary's Basilica is a beautiful old era church. but its a pity to see that just outside the... read more

Reviewed 29 November 2013
Ghaziabad, India
Very crowded but still you get the peace after prayer

Very crowded atmosphere, both inside and outside. But the church stands tall, white and fresh. The... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2013
Bengaluru, India
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St. Mary’s Basilica in bustling Shivajinagar is built in the Gothic style with stained glass windows. It hosts the St. Mary’s Feast each year in September. Devotees throng the basilica during the feast, which culminates in a procession with a chariot.
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Msgr F Noronha Road, Bengaluru 560051, India
Shivajinagar/Commercial Street
+91 80 2286 5434
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Reviewed 29 November 2013

St. Mary's Basilica is a beautiful old era church. but its a pity to see that just outside the boundary of the church the whole road is stinking. heavily crowded area. No place for parking.

2  Thank Flashwanderer
Reviewed 28 October 2013

Very crowded atmosphere, both inside and outside. But the church stands tall, white and fresh. The Mary's grotto and the eucharist meditation center behind the church certainly have their power to deliver the peace you are looking for. The church is small, old with some...More

2  Thank ben_blr_kl
Reviewed 19 September 2013

Peaceful... Midst of all madness, noise, dust, scream, vendors, shops, people, vehicles...here you are Superb architecture...

1  Thank ACMarcelline
Reviewed 12 September 2013

I found that this Basilica is maintained well. The Gothic architecture is very prominent & adds to the beautification. Some carefree tourist make a big issue in churches & disturbs the peace & tranquility that prevails withn

2  Thank Harsha P
Reviewed 30 August 2013

Well... it's a church. If you're a believer, you'll see the point :) What makes interesting for a tourist is probably the mix of "classical" church style and Indian style. You can see statues of Jesus and Mary with flower around the neck close to...More

2  Thank DummyBoy
Reviewed 27 August 2013

The church is located in a bustling market area of Bangalore, which is fun to walk around. There are some very busy shrines to Mary, and the church itself is interesting.

1  Thank mjmalley
Reviewed 29 July 2013

St Mary's Basilica is a great place especially during Christmas and New Year. The Church is very well maintained and one of the biggest in Bangalore. Known for its Architecture, Cleanliness and Proximity.

Reviewed 29 July 2013

this is the place to pray. known as a miraculous church people of all faiths come over here to make their prayers to the Mother Mary who is the messenger to the Lord almighty. Located in Shivajinagar which is walkable distance from the Shivajinagar bus...More

Thank emiliorichards
Reviewed 18 July 2013

This church is simply lovely and serene despite being amidst madness of human & vehicular traffic just outside the gates. Worth spending half hour or so basking in the architecture, design, and atmosphere. Peaceful.

Thank Hament R
Reviewed 9 July 2013

brilliant ! i generally do not write reviews about religious places but this church is so good that i could not resist. awesome place. must visit.

Thank S0urav
Shivajinagar/Commercial Street
Shivajinagar is one of the most bustling
neighbourhoods located in central Bangalore, known for
its shopping bargains for every mood and style.
Revolved around the heritage Russell Market that
provides a mélange of sights, sounds and smells, a
visit here is a great exploration that takes you in
lanes with vendors selling antiques furniture,
flowers, meat and freshest produce to tea especially
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20 July 2016|
Response from SelmaLobo | Reviewed this property |
You can visit any day, at any time till 10pm.
9 July 2016|
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Response from jerry n | Reviewed this property |
Sure Mr Sibaka. Everybody from other religion is allowed to visit.