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The Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

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Address: Mahatma Gandhi Road, Pondicherry 605001, India
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Nothing special about the church but worth a stop as you stroll around the French Quarter. Its pleasant and its always interesting to see people specially in places of worship

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Nothing special about the church but worth a stop as you stroll around the French Quarter. Its pleasant and its always interesting to see people specially in places of worship

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Guwahati, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The church is very beautiful, the stain glass panels are awesome, wonderful architecture. Even the kids get mesmerized .

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Woodstock, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

happened to stop by when mass was in progress, its always moving when you see worshippers in another country practicing their faith. Language is different but the meaning is the same.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed visiting this beautiful church which is in a lovely setting, right by the seafront.

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Mumbai
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had visited this beautiful Catholic church located close to railway station during our vacation in Pondicherry. We liked the outside architecture of the church but were more fascinated by the colorful round glass work on the inner dome of the church. It was Sunday morning and we did not get a seat since all the benches were all ready... More 

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Ahmedabad, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This church is a very nice, quiet and holy place. Even though there were like a 100 people, everything was in order and very calm. Architecture and decoration is beautiful.

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its a very Old Church. The Mass was on when we reached there. it was Tamil, you hear the organ playing in the background. It was beautiful to just sit in the church. The architecture was old but beautiful.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One my most blessed place of worship from my childhood bringing lot of miracles in my life. Sacred Heart of Jesus forgive our sins and bless our life. Dont pray for you rather for others.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been wanting to go here for mass but did not get a chance. However got to visit the Basilica today. Was a nice calm place. The basilica is built beautifully. Totally worth the visit.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited as part of a tour. Take a guide with you who can explain the salient features of the basilca

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