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Marian Shrine of Annai Velangkanni, Medan
(4.5/5 based on 140+ reviews on the web)
Opened in 2005, Marian Shrine of Annai Velangkanni represents a Catholic temple especially notable for its Indo-Mogul style architecture, exemplified by the seven small stories rising up to form a pyramid at the height of the structure that follows more conventional modes of Indonesian construction. Survey the colorful and vibrant biblical imagery, as well as quotes from the Bible, once you enter this unusual, storied structure. Visitors are able to collect holy water from the shrine. For Marian Shrine of Annai Velangkanni and beyond, use our Medan trip builder to get the most from your Medan vacation.
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  • This place is worth visiting. Catholic church but ooks like a Hindu temple. Very interesting. Out of busy area and in a quiet atmosphere. 
  • Yang harus diperhatikan oleh para pengunjung dari luar kota adalah.....bahwa lokasinya JAUH dari pusat kota Medan. Anda bisa kesini menggunakan taksi online, taksi biasa, atau sepeda motor, tetapi ket...  more »
  • Bangunannya sangat menakjubkan,ditambah satu bangunan khusus untuk berdoa. Pada dinding-dinding gereja, terdapat relief-relief yang menceritakan peristiwa penyaliban Yesus Kristus. 
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  • Father James Bharataputra greeted me immediately when we arrived and explained how it came to him in a vision and the Tamil influences. He also explained how all the paintings at the facility were done by a teenage boy who has since become famous. Don't forget to get yourself a bottle of the spring water behind the Virgin Mary Shrine on the right side of the main building.
  • I had been to many place of worship, but this Church is very unique and easily top them all,
  • The architecture of this church is very unique with its Indian influence.
  • Father , That Day We Came To Indonesia on 7th Sept 2015 . I am Annathurai from Malaysia . Coming 3rd October We Are Coming There . So On that festive , we are sponsoring the food for 500 people . Father ,Did you find out the price of food ! and please email back .
  • Very unique church with Indian style