Places of Worship in Goa

Places of Worship in Goa

Top Places of Worship in Goa recommended by travellers



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Cansaulim Church, Cansaulim
Rank 31
Ranked 31 of 508
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5.8 / 7 1
31 Ratings & 15 Reviews
Cansaulim Church is commonly known as the St. Thomas Church of Cansaulim. This church was built in 1581, near the coastline of Goa. It has been constructed according to Portuguese architectural style and was renovated in 1632. This church is currently maintained by the... Read More »
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Church of St. Jerome, Mapusa
Rank 49
Ranked 49 of 508
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6.1 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Church of St. Jerome was constructed on the ruins of the main pagoda of an ancient monastery. The church is believed to be around 407 years old. It has an altar which is devoted to Our Lady of Miracles. The church is known for the 3 days long feast of Our Lady of Miracles that... Read More »
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Parra, Miramar
Rank 63
Ranked 63 of 508
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5.3 / 7 1
9 Ratings & 5 Reviews
Parra village is located at a distance of 20.1 km from Miramar. The Church of St. Anne, built in 1649, and the Ganesh Tollem Lake are the prominent attractions of the site. The village is known for its watermelons and imitation jewellery. Read More »
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Church of St. Alex, Calangute
Rank 86
Ranked 86 of 508
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Church of St. Alex is one of the first churches founded by the Franciscans. Renowned for its architecture, the church features two towers, altars and a dome. The white dome, which can be viewed from the entrance, is the main attraction of this church. Originally... Read More »
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Sri Kalika Temple, Mapusa
Rank 98
Ranked 98 of 508
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7.0 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Sri Kalika temple is situated a few kilometres away from the Mapusa town. The temple is also known as the Mahamaya Kalika Saunsthan and is dedicated to Goddess Kali. The deity is considered to be the aggressive form of Goddess Durga. The structure has been decorated with... Read More »
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Mahalsa Temple, Ponda
Rank 154
Ranked 154 of 508
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7.0 / 7 1
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The temple of Mahalsa is located at a distance of 9 km from Ponda Taluk, in Mardol Village. The temple is also known as Shri Mahalsa Narayani Temple. The temple is devoted to Goddess Mahalsa (Lakshmi), the Hindu goddess of wealth and prosperity..The original location of the... Read More »
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Sri Nagesh Temple, Ponda
Rank 155
Ranked 155 of 508
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6.8 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
The temple of Nagesh is situated in Bandora Village, 4 km to the east of Ponda. The temple, built in 1413, is dedicated to an incarnation of Lord Shiva. The temple is also famous as a "Swayambhu" shrine of Lord Shankar, which is popular for its miraculous myths.... Read More »
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Sri Ananta Temple, Ponda
Rank 166
Ranked 166 of 508
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7.0 / 7 1
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Sri Ananta Temple of Ponda Taluka is located at Savoi-Verem Village. The temple of Sri Ananta was built in 1540. The village of Savoi-Verem had been considered as the main place for spiritual and secular knowledge. The temple enshrines the idol of Ananta that is made of black... Read More »
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Sri Devaki Krishna Temple, Ponda
Rank 167
Ranked 167 of 508
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6.5 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 1 Review
The temple of Sri Devaki Krishna is located at a distance of 17 km from Panaji, in Marcel Village of Ponda Taluka. The temple is one of its kind in India, as it is the only temple of Devaki - Krishna, a concourse of Lord Krishna and Devaki (Lord Krishna’s Mother).... Read More »
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Shiva Temple of Shri Manguesh, Ponda
Rank 177
Ranked 177 of 508
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6.2 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
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Sat Burnzam Ghor, Margao
Rank 179
Ranked 179 of 508
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7.0 / 7 1
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Sat Burnzam Ghor was one of the first private chapels built in Goa. This replica of a Portuguese style mansion was constructed around 1790. The Sat Burnzam Ghor means the house of seven gables, out of which only three can be seen presently. Read More »
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Safa Mosque, Ponda
Rank 188
Ranked 188 of 508
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7.0 / 7 1
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Safa Mosque is located in Shahpur District, 2 km west of Ponda. The mosque was built by Ibrahim Adil Shah, who was a Bijapur Sultan in 1560. It is one among the two Islamic monuments of the 16th century, which managed to survive the Portuguese rule. Also known as... Read More »
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Sri Ramnath Temple, Ponda
Rank 189
Ranked 189 of 508
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7.0 / 7 1
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The temple of Sri Ramnath is located near Bandode Village, in a valley at a distance of 4 km from Ponda. As per the legends, after slaying Ravana, Lord Rama installed a Shiva Lingam on these shores for cleansing his act. The earlier location of the shrine was at Loutolim, a... Read More »
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The Mallikarjun Temple, Canacona
Rank 232
Ranked 232 of 508
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Shree Mallikarjun Temple is a 16th century temple, which was renovated in 1778. This temple features the main deity, named Lord Mallikarjun, who is considered to be an incarnation of Lord Shiva. There are more than 60 idols of different gods and goddess placed inside this... Read More »
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Chandranath Temple, Agonda
Rank 243
Ranked 243 of 508
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Chandranath Temple is one of the popular religious shrines, situated on a 350 m high hill, known as Chandranath. The temple at Paroda has Chandreshwar as the main deity, who is regarded as the manifestation of Lord Shiva. The ancient chariot kept inside the temple is... Read More »
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Our Lady of Assumption Church, Velsao
Rank 274
Ranked 274 of 508
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Our Lady of Assumption Church is a popular church in Velsao, which was founded in 1635. Before the foundation of this church, the villages of Velsao, Pale, Chicolna and Issorcim were affiliated to the Church of St. Thomas in Cansaulim. Read More »
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Church of Our Lady of Rosary, Majorda Beach
Rank 276
Ranked 276 of 508
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The Church of Our Lady of Rosary is situated near the Basilica de Bom Jesus on a holy hill known as Monte de Boa Vista. The church provides a beautiful view of the Mandovi River and the Divar Island. It was one of the first built churches in Goa and was the imagination of... Read More »
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Church of Reis Magos, Caranzalem
Rank 289
Ranked 289 of 508
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5.2 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 1 Review
Church of Reis Magos is an old church which was built in the year 1555, on the banks of Mandovi River. This church was founded by Franciscan Friars and is dedicated to three magic kings. There is also an old fort named Reis Magos near this church. The small shrine at the... Read More »
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Mahalaxmi Temple, Ponda
Rank 302
Ranked 302 of 508
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6.5 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 1 Review
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Shri Navdurga Temple, Canacona
Rank 312
Ranked 312 of 508
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6.0 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 1 Review
Shri Navdurga Temple is situated in Poinguinim, which comes under the Canacona Taluka. This temple is located around 31 km north-west of Karwar and around 66 km from the town of Ponda. Tourists can travel through Margao-Karwar road to reach this Shri Navdurga Temple. The main... Read More »
"Excellent place to visit"Feb 14, 2016