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Little Mount Shrine

St. Thomas Mount, Chennai (Madras), India
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Type: Religious Sites
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- Jun 18, 2014
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New York City, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Interesting place do learn about St. Thomas visit to India, it is a Catholic place where you can pray and see the live of St. Thomas one of the Apostole of Christ

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New Delhi, India
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63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Another spiritual must stop in Chennai. The place has an enviable view and the church is small but beautiful. The relics are wonderful.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

You can have a beautiful view from this Shrine. Beautiful place to be during evenings where you can have a all round view of the city.

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Old Colwyn, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

A lovely shrine to visit and a genuine holy feeling about it. I attended mass here after visiting the mount. I also recommend St Thomas' Mount near the airport. (I think the page and some of the other reviews have mixed up these two places - they are 2 different hills). They are both a nice break from the noise... More

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Mumbai
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Its a nice church to visit on weekends. Not only to pray it is also a kind of spot were in families, friends, couples etc can have a relaxed time from their stressful office life. Visit it and u will have a nice time.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

This wonderful Church has the blood stained bone of St. Thomas. A beautiful church and qualifies to be a great landmark. One can find many AngloIndians living closeby.. Pope John Paul II visited in early 1980s. One can get to see Banyan trees on top of the cliff and the wonderful view of the Kathipara, anna salai from the small... More

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Bangalore, India
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

We traveled a long route to get here. It was a good feeling to visit the ground where this hallowed christian apostle who bought the gospel into India. spent his last few moments.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

The very beauty of the architecture and another place where you can see relics of the great christian saint st.thomas also a very peacefull and sublime place to spend a few minutes to meditate and pray..............

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Chennai (Madras), India
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

The place to have a panoramic view of the city - place where Thomas disciple of Jesus Christ was martyred around 2000 years ago

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Chennai (Madras), India
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44 reviews 44 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

Very prestigous church in chennai,little mount a small rock can be climbed by walk and also by road .Excellent place get good view of entire city of chennai

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