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Address: Aradura Hill, Kohima, India
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Cathedral of architectural might and complexity

The Cathedral is located on Aradura Hill in Kohima. It is one of the biggest cathedrals in North East India. Its splendid architecture makes it one of the important landmarks of... read more

Reviewed October 26, 2016
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

It's on a hill. You can visit here on the way from Kohima to Kisama. As it does not take time if you have a car, it's recommended to visit here. You can enjoy the unique structure, good ambience inside and outside. Also a nice view from the hill towards the city. Enjoy.

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Reviewed October 26, 2016

The Cathedral is located on Aradura Hill in Kohima. It is one of the biggest cathedrals in North East India. Its splendid architecture makes it one of the important landmarks of Kohima. The unique design created by blending the traditional with the orthodox resulted in an architectural marvel. It is also home to the largest cross that is made of... More 

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Reviewed October 26, 2016

The Catholic Cathedral situated in Kohima is a major tourist attraction for people visiting this palce. Located in Aradura Hill in Kohima the catholic Cathedral is the center of Catholic Church of Nagaland. With amazing architectural structure, the Church is a Semi Circular Building. It is build in tradional Naga Stlye and is believed to be the biggest Cathedral in... More 

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Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

This is were the god lives. Amazing place to seek divinity.you will experience real peace when in the church.the open area near the church is a perfect viewing gallery overlooking kohima city.a must visit place when in nagaland...

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Reviewed August 5, 2016

Good place to visit just to see the external architecture, and the surroundings, underwise normal church. Situated at a height which gives a good view of whole kohima.

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Reviewed August 2, 2016

It is really an architectural landmark! Besides its standing as the centre of the Catholic Church of Nagaland. Its architectural might and complexity is a surprise. The semicircular building with its modern architectural thinking covers one side of the Armature hill with every bit of construction planned in details, providing no space to be wasted. Fantastic one

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Reviewed December 10, 2015

Beautiful place to visit. Very serene and peaceful. Beautiful rock garden . The entire kohima town can be viewed from top of this place.

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Thank alpharome
Guwahati, India
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Reviewed June 26, 2015

The Reconciliation Cathedral is the biggest church of eastern India. The modern architecture is admirable. Located on the Aradura Hilltop, it also offers a good panoramic view of Kohima. It is worth visiting on a Sunday during the mass. The religious frescoes are also equally impressive!

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Reviewed November 2, 2014

The steel beamed interior of this cathedral is a marvel of construction. And the stained glass display above the altar is quite beautiful.

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Pune, India
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Reviewed October 30, 2014

The architecture of the cathedral is quite different from any of the other catholic churches or cathedrals. It is based on the traditional Naga design of houses and buildings giving it a unique look which makes it look more Naga and less Catholic.

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