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Our Lady of Matara Shrine

Miraculous shrine of our lady of Matara, Have personal experiences. Believe pray and your wish... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2018
Welisara, Sri Lanka
Lovely Roman Catholic Church

The Shrine of Our Lady of Matara is an imposing and beautifully peaceful church situated on the... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2018
Alnwick, United Kingdom
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Welcome to Our Lady of Matara Shrine The venerated Shrine of Our Lady of Matara is enshrined in the one Church that stands facing the Indian Ocean in the city of Matara. The famed statue of Our Lady of Matara is taken in procession in a beautifully...more
Beach Road, Matara 81000, Sri Lanka
+94 41 2 222056
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Reviewed 22 June 2018

Miraculous shrine of our lady of Matara, Have personal experiences. Believe pray and your wish fulfilled.....

Thank Graycieon
Reviewed 18 January 2018

The Shrine of Our Lady of Matara is an imposing and beautifully peaceful church situated on the Beach Road in Matara and is well worth visiting if you are interested in relgion and tradition in Southern Sri Lanka. It is associated with a miraculous statue...More

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Reviewed 10 January 2018

We was there in christmas time we were there at Christmas time and our intention was to attend the Christmas fair but we came to the church at the wrong time so we only visited the church, the church has a wall that shows the...More

Thank Rainer W
Reviewed 3 August 2015

This is truly a special place. You can feel the peace from the moment you walk in. This is a place were you immediately feel at home. As mentioned before it is a miraculous place. I highly recommend a visit. I must say the best...More

Thank LStehling
Reviewed 28 July 2015

This church is well worth visiting if you are in Matara town, where there is a significant Catholic population. It is situated right on the beach road with splendid views over the ocean and away from the hustle bustle of the noisy town centre. Dedicated...More

Thank profjoypc
Reviewed 31 March 2015

A miraculous statue that is well described by another TA member below so I won't repeat it. It was good to silently pray and invoke Mother Mary's guidance and assistance. Interceding with Christ, she won't let us down although not always in a timeframe that...More

1  Thank Victorianlad
Reviewed 20 March 2015 via mobile

Really nice place and really relaxing and infront of the church it's a really nice beach and the inside it's really nice and the stachue of mother Mary is a beauty and it's really old one with lots of mericals

2  Thank Methmal
Reviewed 15 December 2014

I visited Matara with Hesam as a friend and we had good leisure rest time in its beach.there are a center for supporting turtles near there. we had a very attractive time when we visited there.we should thanks Mr Kasun as a tour leader because...More

2  Thank Khosrojerdi
Reviewed 10 October 2014 via mobile

Building is nice.but nothing to see special thing..however front beach is nice..i went twice this church

Thank Abba H
Reviewed 23 April 2014

I visited the church on the 13th of April 2014 with my family. It was very spiritual for me as well as my family. Pilgrims as well as devout Catholics as well as non - Christians / Catholics from all over Sri Lanka come to...More

7  Thank Adrian S
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