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One of the oldest church

This is one church which was made by st. Thomas the apostle. It is called are arapally not because... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Samuel V
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Half church among the seven and half churches established by st thomas

According to legend in Kerala, St thomas established 7 and half churches along the south western... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2018
Jibin m
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Bavaria, Germany
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Thiruvattar - Thingal Nagar Rd | Thiruvithancode, Kanyakumari 629174, India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is one church which was made by st. Thomas the apostle. It is called are arapally not because of it small size. The story is that it was called in the beginning as aragapally which means the church was build on land given by...More

Thank Samuel V
Reviewed 9 February 2018

According to legend in Kerala, St thomas established 7 and half churches along the south western coast. This is the Half church. After state Reorganisation, this church now exists in Tamilnadu , about a few minutes outside the kerala border. All the other 7 churches...More

Thank Jibin m
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Thiruvithamcode Arapalli., a small cute church of the old world charm, is believed to be the the last of the seven and a half churches built by St Thomas ,the disciple of Jesus Christ in 63 A.D. The specialty of this church is that it...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

I have added some new photos from new angles. Sign board out side has been changed. I shall click some snaps at night time and post them soon.

Thank IKHWAANj
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This is said to be a Church built by St. Thomas the disciple of Jesus Christ. This is called as an Half Church as the church is small. You can see here some very old articles of historical importance.

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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Oldest existing church structure , built by Apostle St Thomas in AD 63 .Located at Thiruvattar - Thingal Nagar Rd, Thiruvithankodu, Tamil Nadu 629174.

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Reviewed 5 March 2017

St. Mary's Orthodox Church is one of the famous attraction in kanyakumari holy city sightseeing must see.

Thank yogindery
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

If you are enthusiastic about 63AD architecture you will cherish the visit. Very well lit up after dusk during the festive season. If you are not an enthusiast and dont visit t in the festive season, theres not much to write or talk about to...More

Thank Suman P
Reviewed 18 November 2016

This Church was built by St. Thomas, known as the Apostle of India, in 63 AD. It is also called Thomayar Kovil or Arappalli. In the Tamil language, it is அரப்பள்ளி. It can be categorised as one of the oldest church in the world that...More

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