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Shrine Basilica Of Our Lady Of Good Health, Velankanni

Timings

29 August to 8 September, 2017

Velankanni Church Feast 2017

Velankanni Church Feast is a 10-day long feast festival of Shrine Basilica of ‘Our Lady of Health’ celebrated in Velankanni. It is one of the most important festivals of the Christians that is celebrated with great zeal and enthusiasm at the Shrine of Our Lady of Velankanni. Situated at the coast of the Bay of Bengal, the shrine is one of the most popular and important pilgrims of the Christians. The origin of the festival dates back to 16th century and is being celebrated with grandeur since then. It is believed that the fest brings good health and prosperity to the lives of the preachers and thus they celebrate the festival in order to thank god. Every year on 29th August, a feast festival gets started with a flag hoisting ceremony at the church. The flag is hoisted every day for 9 continuous days along with the other activities that catch the eyes of the devotees.

People from various parts of the country reach Velankanni Church to be a part of the feast and enjoy the same. There are musical concerts, plays, Bharatnatyam Dance performances and a car procession that are the major highlights of this wonderful event. To experience the charm and take the blessings of ‘Our Lady of Health’, book a flight, bus, train to Velankanni for 25th August.
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Hotels Near Velankanni Church Feast 2017

Last Booked : Sep 23, 2016 at 3:37 pm
- Jun 30, 2018 at 10:33 am
Rated
4
we had some minor issues of flush n curtain. they changed the room for us. staff is very polite, specially the house keeping n room service.
Clinton Park Inn - Nagapattinam Main Road, Velankanni

3000

Clinton Park Inn

Nagapattinam Main Road, Velankanni

Approx 400 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 3.9 / 5
3.9 / 5
- Jul 01, 2018 at 7:11 pm
Rated
4
It was true value for money as we got a discounted price through www.goibibo.com. The distance to the Shrine is near and amenities are good. I would like to return to the same hotel during my next ...
Hotel Dravidar - Church Road, Velankanni

1850

Hotel Dravidar

Church Road, Velankanni

Approx 100 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.5 / 5
4.5 / 5
- Jul 04, 2018 at 4:35 pm
Rated
2
There were white patches on the bed, which were looking odd & steps were horrible 5.9+ persons could not get into the room
Hotel Golden Sand - Velankanni

704

Hotel Golden Sand

Velankanni

Approx 200 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 2.6 / 5
2.6 / 5
- Jun 10, 2018 at 5:24 pm
Rated
4
The hotel was very near to church and beach. Good service by the hotel. Clean and neat. Hot water was also available. For driver also they provide accommodation.
SRI GNANA VEDHA BEACH RESIDENCY  - Beach Road, Velankanni

2500

SRI GNANA VEDHA BEACH RESIDENCY

Beach Road, Velankanni

Approx 200 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.2 / 5
4.2 / 5
- Mar 23, 2018 at 11:09 am
Rated
2
room has no chair other than bed to sit,staff not bothered to clean the room ,no food,........ staff asking for additional rent when the checkout time crossed one hour.
Four seasons - Church Road, Velankanni

2499

Four seasons

Church Road, Velankanni

Approx 500 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 2.6 / 5
2.6 / 5
- Jul 05, 2018 at 10:44 pm
Rated
5
better than 99% of the hotels there. very clean room and very very good food if you go al la carte. Superb stay for a night for me. i dont understand the negative reviews but the hotel staff were ...
QUEENS INN - Nagapattinam Main Road, Velankanni

3299

QUEENS INN

Nagapattinam Main Road, Velankanni

Approx 700 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.2 / 5
4.2 / 5
Last Booked : May 11, 2015 at 6:49 pm
- Oct 22, 2015 at 1:10 am
Nice Hotel
Rated
4
Stayed very comfortably. They provided a service that was up to the mark. Location is comfortable to reach. Rooms were good and maintained. Overall it was a good stay with this hotel. Good hotel ...
Seagate Resorts - Nagapattinam Main Road, Velankanni

3250

Seagate Resorts

Nagapattinam Main Road, Velankanni

Approx 500 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.2 / 5
4.2 / 5
- Oct 27, 2017 at 2:25 pm
Rated
1
I have reached the Guesthouse at between 12.14 to 12.30 pm. That Building was locked. that time someone came from the near home and give key of Room No.101.I justopened that room and see.As per the ...
V M Guesthouse  - Beach Road, Velankanni

2500

V M Guesthouse

Beach Road, Velankanni

Approx 800 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 1.8 / 5
1.8 / 5
Annai In Saravana Bhavan Fine Stay - Velankanni

3000

Annai In Saravana Bhavan Fine Stay

Velankanni

Approx 200 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 5.0 / 5
5.0 / 5