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Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians

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Address: | Lachumiere, Shillong 793003, India

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just stop and admire

surprisingly peaceful classic piece of architecture in such a bustling place- in middle of busy area - so many people seem to pass by without having a good look at this place... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 September 2016
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Mumbai, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the church is peaceful,serene ,well kept. there are good trees around and on sunday it was full of worshippers.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an old church, set among pine trees and surrounded by mountains. Inside the church 'the mind finds peace and solace.

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Adelaide
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

surprisingly peaceful classic piece of architecture in such a bustling place- in middle of busy area - so many people seem to pass by without having a good look at this place - stop awhile and feel the serenity- very photographic

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Mumbai, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

I visited Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians in Shillong in the first weekend of August 2016 with my friends. We were a group of 8 friends. The church is an old style constructed building. The interior is well decorated with old style carvings and art work. The entry is free to all visitors. The church is often visited by... More 

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Nagpur, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

We were taken to this place by our friend. very clean and well maintained placevery peaceful .l liked the place. Visit this place it is in the town

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

It's hard to miss this church when you are going to Laimu from Laichumiere. It's a beautiful building.

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Hyderabad, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

It is just another church, if you are going there for the architecture or the beauty of the place there isn't much, just a vast simple structure. For European or american traveller's this is not worth going.

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Gurgaon, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016

Should visit this place if you want to explore church & good to know culture & heritage. 7 km from main city

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

The church us located at the heart of Shillong city. One of the most important pilgrim centres of north east. Complex also houses grotto.

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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2016

The Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians is a Cathedral in Shillong, Meghalaya. It is the cathedral of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Shillong which covers the Khasi and Jaintia hills of Meghalaya.

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