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Little Mount Shrine

St. Thomas Mount, Chennai (Madras), India
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Type: Religious Sites
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- Apr 16, 2014
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Mumbai
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

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
2 helpful votes 2 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
3 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 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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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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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8 reviews 8 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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Montreal, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

This particular place is set on a hill top so reaching here requires a bit of climb though not much. The place sees a lot of devotees and hence at times can be a bit crowded. There is a spectacular view from this place so if you are not the religious type then you could check out the place for... More

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Chennai (Madras), India
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
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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Goa, India
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27 reviews 27 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Loved this place so much and felt so anointed to visit this place in Chennai where St.Thomas was killed, the disciple of Jesus , interesting to know the actual fact that happened with him....and now he is a saint...

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Tasmania
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15 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

Even if not a Christian, the site of St Thomas' death is of interest. Extensive views across Chennai, plus many local families enjoying the spot. Interesting drive up to the area, as it winds through the army officer's training centre, plus see lots of boys playing cricket.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Nice little shrine in serene locale overlooking the airport! Depicts the various pictures of the truth that St. Thomas, one of Jesus' disciples was there..

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