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Shrine Basilica Of Our Lady Of Good Health, Velankanni

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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
- Jul 30, 2018 at 12:20 pm
Rated
3
Nothing Very excellent but fir overnight it's a decent hotel.. close to the vellakkani church and main Road located..ac was little less but there was power cut for some time..it's a good hotel...can ...
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
- 11 hours, 52 minutes ago
Rated
5
The staff is very good ,although I reached every early in the morning ,they gave me the room even before check in time , the restaurant is very good ,rooms are very luxurious and they have very good ...
Hotel Dravidar - Church Road, Velankanni

1850

Hotel Dravidar

Church Road, Velankanni

Approx 100 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.4 / 5
4.4 / 5
- 2 days ago at 11:48 am
Rated
3
It’s,OK for the Rate I got. But before I book the room. My cousin went and asked the same hotel. They showed very bad room, AC room also very dirty. Some bad smell also coming from the room. After ...
Hotel Golden Sand - Velankanni

880

Hotel Golden Sand

Velankanni

Approx 200 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 2.7 / 5
2.7 / 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
- Jun 29, 2018 at 5:17 pm
Rated
4
Hotel is in a comfortable location and you can take an Auto Rickshaw to the main church. Morning Star church comes at the back side of this hotel and thus a short walk. Very good room and decent ...
Four seasons - Church Road, Velankanni

5500

Four seasons

Church Road, Velankanni

Approx 500 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.0 / 5
4.0 / 5
- Aug 02, 2018 at 11:09 am
Rated
4
The hotel location and ambience is excellent The staff is inexperienced but very warm and helpful. The room should have at least two glasses for drinking water, soap, and towels, extra hangers etc.I ...
QUEENS INN - Nagapattinam Main Road, Velankanni

3299

QUEENS INN

Nagapattinam Main Road, Velankanni

Approx 700 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.3 / 5
4.3 / 5
Last Booked : May 10, 2015 at 12:21 pm
- Jun 08, 2018 at 7:13 pm
Rated
4
Cleaning has to be promoted in rooms if inmates away or in. Mattresses in wash room have to be arranged in a better quality.
Hotel Sea Gate - Velankanni

2100

Hotel Sea Gate

Velankanni

Approx 500 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 4.0 / 5
4.0 / 5
Last Booked : May 11, 2015 at 6:49 pm
- Aug 02, 2018 at 1:15 pm
Rated
4
The hotel is situated at the right place near to both chrches in Velankanni. Old and New, it was easy to go for masses from here. One of the best feature i liked was the ample car parking space. ...
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
Annai In Saravana Bhavan Fine Stay - Velankanni

2600

Annai In Saravana Bhavan Fine Stay

Velankanni

Approx 200 m from venue

Goibibo Rating - 5.0 / 5
5.0 / 5