States Kerala Christian Pilgrimages St. Mary's Forane Church

St. Mary's Forane Church Taliparamba Kerala

Built in Gothic style, St. Mary's Forane Church at Taliparamba is a popular pilgrim center in Kerala. The remarkable artistic brilliance is the main attraction of this holy site. The architecture of this church has the right combination of modern technological advancement and commendable craftsmanship. A grotto of Mother Mary and a rosary garden beautify the entrance of this church while spiritual motifs decorate its interiors and exteriors. There is a chapel adjacent to this church for the Perpetual Adoration of the Sacrament and a Marian Documentation Centre. This pilgrim center organizes Marian convention on the first Saturday of every month along with a Holy Mass and a Eucharistic procession.

Located 22 kilometers away from the civil district of Kannur, this church has an 110 feet high front elevation which is adorned with a 25 feet long painting of Mother Mary in stained glass. Mosaic glass paintings of 12 Apostles embellished the painting of Mother Mary. Visiting this Forane Church is a beautiful experience. Pilgrims need to travel almost 25 kilometers away from the nearest Kannur railway station in order to reach this holy place. The Kozhikode International Airport is about 115 kilometers from this Forane church. Tour My India organizes travel to the popular temples, churches and other pilgrim centers of Kerala at affordable rates. Contact them today to choose the right holiday packages for a memorable spiritual journey.

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