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“holy water”(9 reviews)
Bantul, Indonesia
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Reviewed 13 February 2019

We always marked Christianity in particularly the Roman Catholic church as the image of western religiosity. However, Catholicism is an universal Christian branches whereby all nations are one under one communion. So, here you can experience and see with your own eyes the beauty and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JonathanS6673
Reviewed 27 December 2018

I attended mass with an Indonesian Catholic, and we were both really moved by the experience. Mass is celebrated in Javanese, so she needed her missal to follow just like me. We then walked around to pray at side chapels and take photos of the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MaritaOB
Reviewed 9 October 2018

We were doing a motcycle trip through the country side when we stumbled across this fine church, Javanese style church , nice grounds , always busy, but a perfect stop for a look see how the locals practice their faith

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Dawannes
Reviewed 8 October 2018

As a Catholic, I found this church to be very interesting, beautiful, and unique. I'm so glad that I went! (For non-Catholics, I'm not sure that they would find the drive out to this location to be worthwhile.) The architecture, artwork, and religious iconography is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Naarden
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We come and praying Holly Mary with the quiet ambience and very nice traditional Java architecture. The mass also doing in Javanese language.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MagdalenaMeiriana
Reviewed 10 July 2018

A Javanese style Catholic church in a Hindu temple setting. Remarkable eclectic mixture. Represent the Javanese cultural tolerance at its based. Sacred and quiet at midnight. Great for meditating and pilgrimage. Don't forget the spring water too.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank asrez
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Its really far from Yogyakarta, I went there by motorcycle. But once i got there, its really good. I am a moslem but i enjoy spiritual place like church or temple. First you need to dress polite to respect the place and the people. When...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Bagoessh
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Ive been here a few times, for weddings and also just to visit. It's not really a number one tourist destination in Yogya, maybe class 3, but I enjoy it. It offers a fascinating insight into the cross-spiritualism of Java, where a Catholic person can...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Big_Yob
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Ganjuran Church (new building) built with a Yogyakarta royal touch. Dominated by green color and packages of artistic architecture. People usually come to pray at the Candi Hati Kudus Yesus as an honor to the Jesus Christ. Most of them also have some time to...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank tirzaongaimei
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

First time I go mass here, The building is very etnic with many carv in every corner. There one big pendopo to seat and have a break a minute. The garden also big and there is one temple used by Catholic to pray to Mother...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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17 August 2018|
Response from Bagoessh | Reviewed this property |
Yea its outside the city. 45mins drive or ride a motobike. There's a gojek or online transportation but i guess it would be uneasy to order a transport from there. Its a lot from the city but not from the church to the city... More