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Eglise de Sacre Coeur de Jesus Church

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Address: Subbayah Salai, Pondicherry, India
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6:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 10:30 pm

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Beautiful Church

its architecture resembles that of the basilica in lourdes in south of france and is siyuated in reu dumas. Its chief feature is its masonary which gives the look of white marble... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

its architecture resembles that of the basilica in lourdes in south of france and is siyuated in reu dumas. Its chief feature is its masonary which gives the look of white marble though it is built with limestone and albumin

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Pune, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Loved the structure and the ambiance created by this church. A very peaceful place and good place to be in the morning time as there always goes some prayers which are worth a watch.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Officially elevated to a Basilica in Sept 2011.The rare stained glass panels and glass pictures of 28 saints are a feature not to miss !!!

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

It is one of the well restored church in Pondicherry. The inside is pretty well kept and open to all .the color of the building is little unusual. They have made and effort to keep the age old fixture the same way. Sit and prey for a while one can feel the solace of the place. Centrally located .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

This is another church that is a must visit! It is close to railway station. So, if you are coming via train then this is unmissable! However, if you are not, then you might miss on this beauty. Right away, mark it as a must visit in your itinerary. It is just 15 mins walk from city center and 5... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Very close to the Pondicherry railway station. Very good architecture with lot of stained glasses. Could be maintained little bit better on the outside/entrance. Can spend about 10-15 mins in this church looking at the history, glass work etc

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

This is the same as the Sacred Heart of Jesus, spent some time looking for another church but after going up and down the street a couple of times discovered it was the same. Great renovation and well worth a look.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

This basilica is the same as the church of the sacred heart of Jesus (which I have already reviewed) It is pretty, but in a crowded area opposite the railway station.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

It is a good church close to railway station but not clean as such. It is not maintained properly. Good to stoop here for 10-15 min to see.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

Beautiful church, with lovely satined glass windows and domes. The ceilings are amazing, definitely worth a visit

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Additional Information about Eglise de Sacre Coeur de Jesus Church

Address: Subbayah Salai, Pondicherry, India
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Union Territory of Pondicherry  >  Pondicherry
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 10:30 pm

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