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Mount Mary Church

Bandra West, Mumbai (Bombay) 400050, India
(022) 26423152
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Churches/ Cathedrals
Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Description: This is a beautiful Roman Catholic Church which is very famous for the week-long Bandra fair which takes place here every year in September.
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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

It was that time of the year again,Bandra fair.The church is so well decorated and Mother Mary statue along with Baby Jesus looks stunning. The crowd is a lot,and you hardly get any time for darshan but this is the best time of the year to visit.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

The church is situated in Bandra. The Mount Mary fair has been started from yesterday. People from different communities used to visit. Fair will be there for the 1 week. I loved the place. Not very calm as the festival is going on. Its very famous so you can easily reach via taxi/auto/bus. I visited near to 10am in the... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I often used to go there to light candles on special occasions.. The mount mary steps will take you to another dimension ;-)

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Manipal, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Beautiful Church in Mumbai. This place is thronged by devotees from all over theworld for its beauty and the serene atmosphere.

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Mumbai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Situated at the end of Bandra band stand the beautiful church is open to people of all faith. One can reach there by local BEST from Bandra station on the western railway. Buses start from Bandra bus terminal on the west side of the station. Taxi services and Auto rickshaw a three-wheeler is also available from outside Bandra station. Every... More

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Kalyan, India
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42 reviews 42 reviews
31 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I had been there during Bandra Fest, the rush is like crazy. I will recommend you to visit the place during the prayer timing, so that you get the chance to get this Holy Church's blessing as well as visit this ancient shrine. Near By station, Bandra west. a Rickshaw can take you within 15 minutes. Near by Place to... More

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Plano, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

This is a wonderful church and a shrine - must visit. Great location on a hill at Band Stand Bandra and just by the seaside.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Once in a year everyone defends on this lovely little church and the fair which is held for a week. The crowds are well managed and though its very crowded quite an enjoyable visit.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Maybe I have seen too many architectural marvels a church has to offer and thus did not find this church to score well here But I have heard many mumbaikar asking me to visit here, thus I guess the message was spiritual and not philosophical.

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Dammam, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The Basilica of Our Lady of the Mount, more commonly known as Mount Mary Church, is a Roman Catholic Basilica located in Bandra, Mumbai. The feast of the Blessed Virgin Mary is celebrated here on the first Sunday after 8 September, the birthday of the Virgin Mary. The feast is followed by a week long celebration known locally as the... More

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