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Address: East of Ambalapuzha, Alappuzha 688007, India

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A Holy Shrine Accessible by Boat .

Chavara Bhavan is the ancestral home of the blessed Kuriakose Elias Chavara situated in the Kainakary back waters of Kerala. It is 6 ms from Alappuzha & is accessible by boat... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 11, 2016
Bhilai, India
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Bhilai, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Chavara Bhavan is the ancestral home of the blessed Kuriakose Elias Chavara situated in the Kainakary back waters of Kerala. It is 6 ms from Alappuzha & is accessible by boat only. It is only a holy shrine & spiritual resort, where thousands of devotees gather for prayer, receive favours & feel amply grateful. Here a 255 years old historically... More 

Thank Arun_Kalley
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2016 via mobile

A great place to experience calm and serenity. The surroundings have been well preserved as well and is a good place to visit to get peace of mind

Thank kevinjohn1991
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Being the birth place of saint, it was a worthy place to visit. The church is built around the saint's actual lived house. With low roofs one can explore the saint's house with ducking around. It was not known to us as we were visiting the place for the first time but our boat driver took us there and was... More 

Thank Nishanth P
Kochi, Kerala, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Chavara Bhavan is the birth place of St.Kuriakose Elias Chavara, situated at Kainakary, backwaters of Kerala. The contribution of the saint towards revolution in education in the state of Kerala is remarkable and helped very much in the socio,economic and religious sector

Kerala, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I went there with my family and relatives, such a good church, can feel the love of the blessed Chavara father there every where.

Thank Thomasantony
Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

It is the birth place of Saint Chavara. The place is very rustic and they have retained original birth house of Saint Chavara. Quite interesting

Thank Deep_Indore
Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Its really amazing and great.i could visit church and its a holy experience for me.peacefull atmosphere for prayer

Thank anacitacathy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

A thought provoking historical rewind !! Simplicity takes one to REAL heights. Maintained classically.The thatched House is simply Beautiful.

1 Thank SAPMannacherry
Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Nothing much to see in this place. It is nearer to the alappuzha beach.You can click some photos here and then njoy sandy beach of Alappuzha..

1 Thank Kamal0301
Thrissur, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Nothing disturbs you. But only a kind of peace of mind while going through the historical monuments.

2 Thank santhfranz

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