I have visited velankanni church with my friend , there by my dream came into true. After a five hours journey from our campus , we reached there around 2 pm. we had found 2-3 churches there, by exploiting the knowledge of a security person, we located the exact position of the main church , where the holy mary sitting. we prayed there , more than 15 minutes ,for blessings . After the prayer, we walked to the small churches, located near to the main church. Before planning return journey we spent around 15 minutes at velankanni beach. We got bus at 4.30 from velankanni bus stand .
There are several temples and churches in pondicherry city. Most of these temples are built during chola’s period. The varadharaja temple dedicated to lord Vishnu seen in the heart of the city. Number of temples can be seen in madagadippattu village. A siva temple known by name ambalathu adigal mutt temple .the kimbili swami mutt temple have beautiful sculpturing. In thiruvamathur village a temple known as vattaparai temple . it is a round shaped rock and in olden times is any dispute arose instead of going to court they came here and standing before the deity will tell only the truth and nothing but the truth. Thirukkameswara temple is at villiyanur . it is dedicated to lord siva. The temple manakkula vinayagar is near to aurobindo ashram . the siddha swamy Samadhi temple is at the burial ground of greatest poet bharathiar. The poet bharathiar has sung a beautiful poet work on the deity
Number of churches can be seen in and around pondicherry. The church of the sacred heart of jesus is very much popular. It is built in gothic style .the church englise de notre dame des Lourdes is located at villiyanur. It has been built similar as the basilica at Lourdes in france . it is also known as Villiyanur madha church.
Pondicherry tour package-sri aurobindo ashram-jipmer-french institute-bharathiar&bharathidasan memorials.
Pondicherry is about 160 km south of Chennai. Formerly it was a French settlement. The former name of the city is vedapuri, now it is renamed as pothucherri..pondicerry is well connected by a network of roads all most all major places in south India. Some of the tour places are described below.
Sri aurobindo ashram
It is the main attraction of pondicherri . sri aurobindo was the stalwart freedom fighter of the pre gandhian era . the main ashram building and the mothers samdhis are open to public from 8 am to 5 pm . here you can see a rare collection of beautiful artifacts. From here you can buy pictures . the information centre functioning at the main block will give you all details.
Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of post graduate medical education and research started in 1979 .this is one of the foremost medical institutions in India .it is located at the gorimedu to pondicheri.
Bharathiar and bharathidasan memorials.
These are located at dharma raja koil street . this street is converted into a fine memorial by the pondichery government. Here you can see rare photographs, manuscripts of bharathiar , etc. bharathdasan is a revolutionary poet.
This is the only preset link with france in pondicherry .it is an internationally acclaimed institute on dumas street founded in 1955 .
CROWD IN PONDICHERY BEACH
Do you wants enjoy your holidays in a calm and peaceful atmosphere then you visit pondichery now known as puducherri. It is also well known for shopping. One of the major attraction is serene beach . A number of French colonies are seen in poducherri, which increases the beauty of poducheri,
It is the main center for Youga and Meditation in India. Botanical garden in poducherri consists of wide variety of plants , a rich biodiversity are seen here.
PODUCHERI GANDHI STATUE