The 360 virtual tour of St. Mary’s Cathedral Church, Manarcad, Kottayam helps the online visitors to visit the church at any time and from anywhere.
St. Mary’s Cathedral Manarcad the Global Marian Pilgrim Centre is the only church in Malankara, where the site of the church was given in a divine revelation. The holy shrine- St. Mary’s Jacobite Syrian Cathedral, Manarcad – celebrates the feast of the Nativity of Virgin Mary on September 8.
St. Mary’s Church, Manarcad, most prominent parishes of the Malankara Jacobite Syrian Church, has always upheld the faith and the allegiance to the Holy Apostolic Throne of Antioch and All the East. Spread over 12 Kara, the parish consists of 3000 families and it is the grace with the eminent and devoted service of nine priests; the Vicar and nine assistant vicars.
“There is no place in the world where this holy temple of God and its blessed guardian, the Mother of Manarkad are not known. Year after year this holy shrine grows in glory. The multitudes who come and supplicate here with faith and devotion never fail to get its reward. By the prayers of the Holy Virgin, they receive the blessings of God and return spiritually contented…
The faithful who come to the Holy Temple of God under no compulsion nor under persuasion, guided by the light of their own experience, never fails to acknowledge their sense of gratitude to the Holy Mother. The Mother of Manarcad who needs to and blesses all who call upon giving remedy to the ailing and peace to the minds that are more. Where science and technology fail the grace of the Holy Mother comes in”