Christmas Mass Timings

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History of Christmas

Christmas is both a hallowed prayerful, occasion and an overall social and business marvels. For two centuries, individuals around the globe have been watching it with conventions and practices that are both prayerful, and common in nature. Christians observe Xmas Day as the commemoration of the introduction of Jesus of Nazareth, an otherworldly pioneer whose lessons frame the premise of their religion. Well, known traditions incorporate trading presents, beautifying Xmas trees, going to the chapel, offering dinners to family and companions and, obviously, sitting tight for Santa Claus to arrive. December 25- Xmas Day- has been a government occasion in the United States since 1870.

Best Church in Tamilnadu 2018

1.St. Thomas Cathedral Basilica, Chennai

Address: 38, Santhome High Road, Mylapore Chennai, Tamil Nadu-600004
Phone: 044 2498 5455
Entry fees 0 Rupees
All days of the week: 6:00 am – 8:00 pm

Mass Timing

Monday To Saturday

  • Reverence, Rosary: 05:45 am
  • Mass in English: 6:15 am
  • Mass in Tamil (Crypt Chapel): 11:00 am
  • Beatitude: 05:30 pm
  • Rosary: 05:45 pm
  • Mass in Tamil: 06:15 pm


  • Mass in Tamil: 06:00 am
  • Mass in English: 07:15 am
  • Mass in Tamil: 08:30 am
  • Mass in English: 10:00 am
  • Mass in English: 11:30 am
  • Mass in English (Crypt Chapel): 05:30 pm
  • Mass in Tamil: 06:00 pm

2.Basilica of our Lady of Good Health, Velankanni

Address: Velankanni, Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu-611111
Phone: 04365 263 423
Mon-Sat:9:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Mass TIming

Flood Timings – Weekdays

  • Morn Prayer in the Main Shrine: 5:40 am
  • Flood in Tamil in the main shrine: 6:00 am
  • Flood in Tamil in the lower basilica: 7:00 am
  • Flood in Telugu in the upper basilica: 8:00 am
  • Flood in Malayalam in the lower basilica: 9:00 am
  • Flood in English in the lower basilica: 10:00 am
  • Flood in Hindi in the upper basilica: 11:00 am
  • Flood in Tamil in the lower basilica: 12:00 twelve
  • rosary and litany in tamil pursued by mass in tamil in the lower Basilica: 6:00 pm

All Sundays

  • Flood in Tamil in the Lower Basilica (Instead of at 7:00 am amid the week): 7:30 am
  • (Additional) flood in Tamil for the Parishioners of Vailankanni in the Lower Basilica: 5:00 am
  • Rosary, Novena Prayer, Benediction and flood in Tamil in the Lower Basilica: 6:00 pm

All Saturdays

  • Flood in Tamil at Our Lady’s Tank Chapel: 7:00 am
  • Car Procession of Our Lady of Health around the Shrine Benediction and flood in Tamil in the Lower Basilica: 5:45 am

First Friday

  • Flood in Tamil Eucharistic Procession around the Shrine Sermon and Benediction from the front perspective of the Upper Basilica: 6:00 pm

First Saturday

  • Car Procession of Our Lady of Health thought the Beach Road Blessing of the Sick with the Blessed Sacrament Benediction and Flood in Tamil in the Lower Basilica: 5:30 pm
  • A Three-Hour Adoration to the Blessed Sacrament in the Main church: 9:00 pm

Second Saturday

  • A Healing and Fasting Prayer Service from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm at Vailankanni Retreat House:
    9:00 am

Third Saturday 

  • For an hour mediatory Prayer provide services at Our Lady’s Tank Chapel after 7:00 am

Fourth Saturday

  • Flood in Tamil at Naduththittu Chapel: 6:30 am
  • Children’s Evangelization Program before the Presbytery: 8:00 pm

Month of May

  • Our Lady’s Car Procession around the church on all the days

3.Basilica of our Lady of Lourdes (Poondi)

Address: Thanjavur, Poondi, Tamil Nadu-613105
Phone:04362 280 422
Monday-Friday: Open 24 hours

Mass Timing
On Weekdays Holy

  • Holy Flood in Tamil: 06:00 a.m
  • Holy Flood in Tamil: 11:15 a.m
  • Holy Flood in Tamil: 05:15 p.m

On Saturdays

  • Novena Flood in Tamil: 06:00 a.m
  • Holy Flood in Tamil (1st Sat – for the sick): 09:30 a.m
  • Novena Flood in Tamil:11:15 a.m
  • Car Procession followed by Novena Flood: 05:15 p.m

On Sundays and Feast Days

  • Holy Flood in Tamil: 06:00 a.m
  • Holy Flood in Tamil: 08:30 a.m
  • Holy Flood in Tamil: 11:15 a.m
  • Holy Flood in English: 12:30 p.m
  • Holy Flood in Tamil: 05:15 p.m

4.Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Tiruchirappalli

Address: Salai Road, Uraiyoor, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu-620002
Phone: +91 98417 21781

Mass Timing

  • Morning – 5:30 am and 6:30 am
  • Night – 6:30 pm


  • Morning – 5:15 am, 6:15 am and 7:30 am
  • Night – 6:30 pm


  • 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm – Charismatic petition benefit


  • 6:00 pm – important, novena for the Sacred Heart


  • 6:00 pm – Rosary, reiteration, extraordinary mass of our Lady of Lourdes


  • 10:00 am to 1:00 pm – Evangelistic petitions for the intensity of the Holy Spirit.
  • 6:00 pm – Exposition of the different books of the Bible

Devour days

  • Eleventh february– a feast of our lady of Lourdes
  • Novena, Special Flood Car Procession in and around Mainguard Gate
  • Nineteenth march – a feast of st.joseph
  • Benefactor of the College
  • 31st July – a feast of st.ignatius
  • The Founder of the Society of Jesus
  • Third December – a feast of st.francis Xavier
  • Benefactor of the Missions
  • Imperative seasons of the year

Lenten Season

  • Method for the Cross – Daily (shortened)
  • Extraordinary Way of the Cross on Fridays
  • Withdraw for particular gatherings

Heavenly Week

  • Extraordinary Holy Week Services


  • Dedication to Our Lady: Rosary, Litany and Special Mass
  • Day by day Car Procession inside the Campus
  • Saturdays: Car Procession around the College Street and Special Mass on 31st May


  • Dedication to the sacred heart of jesus
  • Devour of the Sacred Heart of Jesus will be praised extraordinarily.


  • Book of scriptures month


  • Coming Season
  • Christmas – Carol Services, important, Mass on X’mas Day

5.St. Joseph’s Cathedral, Dindigul Diocese

Address: Near Municipal Office, KNH Rd, Dindigul, Tamil Nadu-624001
Phone: 0451-2441405

6.St. Francis Xavier’s Cathedral, Kottar

Address: Kottar, Kanyakumari, Nagercoil, Tamil Nadu-629002
Phone:+91 99524 05610

7.St. Mary’s Cathedral, Madurai

Address: Balarengapuram, Madurai, Tamil Nadu- 625001

Nearest Places

1.Chennai to Trichy

Flights: 6+ flights per day, 1hours 15mins duration

  • IndiGo 7143 – 04:55 am to 06:25 am
  • Air India 9557 – 05:45 am to 06:45 am

Trains: Train depart every four hours and the travel duration is about 5 hours 30 mins

  • Superfast Express 12633 towards Kanyakumari – 05:15 pm to 10:25 pm

Bus: duration 6 hours and 30 minutes.

  • Apple Bus 09:05pm to 03:35am – more…

2.Velankanni to Trichy

Trains: travel duration is about 3 hours 15 mins

  • Mail Express Weekly 17316 towards Vasco-Da-Gama 11:45 pm to 03:00 am

Bus: travel duration 3 hours 55 min

  • RKT Tours And Travels 08:00pm to 11:55pm – more…

3.Madurai to Trichy

Train:travel duration is about 2 hours 30 mins

  • Mail Express 11044 towards Lokmanya Tilak Terminus 06:00 pm 08:30 pm

Bus: travel duraction 1hours 45 mins

  • Thirumal Alaghu Travels (TAT) 01:15 pm 03:00pm – more…

4.Trichy to Dindugal

Train:travel duraction is about 1 hours 35 min

  • Mail Express 16351 towards Nagercoil Junction 05:55 pm to 07:30 pm

Bus: travel duraction 1hours 15min

  • Sri Renugambal Travels 01:55 am to 03:10 am – more…

Christmas Cake Shop in Chennai 2018

1.Pantry D’OR Bakery and Cafe

Address:21/11, 6th Ave, J Block, Annanagar East, Chennai, TamilNadu- 600102

Phone:+91 87542 09897

Opening Closing time: 08:30 am to 11:00 pm

Monday-Thursday 10 am to 11:00 pm Friday-Sunday 8.30 am to 11:00 pm

2.Cake Square

Address: Shop no.7a, New no.3, Thirumalai Pillai Road, T. Nagar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu-600017

Phone:+91 9952052333

Opening closing time:10.00 am to 10.00 pm


Address: Block 1397, 4 JPC Main Road, Mogappair West Ambattur Industrial Estate, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600037

Phone:+91 96000 72802

Opening closing time: 9:00am to 10:30 pm

4.Parfait3 Cakes

Address:No:32/, 173/1, Ayanavaram Rd, United India Nagar, Ayanavaram, Chennai, Tamil Nadu-600023
Phone:+91 97102 11172
Opening closing time:10.00 am to 10.00 pm

Chirstmas Dress Shop in Chennai 2018

1.Santa Stores

Address: No.29, 2nd Floor,1st Cross Street, Kasthuribai Nagar, Adyar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu-60002
phone:+91 88070 44880
Opening closing time: 10:00 am to 9:00 pm

2.Couture for Lil Brats

Address:52A, Gangadeeshwar Koil St, Purasaiwakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu-600084
Phone:+91 9600110023
Opening closing time: 11:00am to 10:00pm

3.Evergreen Christmas Centre

Address:254 A, Ethiraj Salai, Aayiram Vilakku, Chennai, Tamil Nadu- 600008
Phone: 044 2823 7538
Opening closing time: 9:30 am to 10:00 pm

Christmas Foods in Chennai 2018

1.Stop and Shop

Address: CMBT Main Terminus, Koyambedu, Chennai, Tamil Nadu-600107
Phone: 044 4200 1000
Opening closing time: 9:00am to 9:00pm

2.Vijaya Mall

Address: NSK Salai, Arcot Road, Vadapalani, Chennai, Tamil Nadu-600026
Phone: 044 4904 9000
Opening closing Time:10:00 am to 10:00 pm

3.Wait Rose London Supermarket

Grocery store chain for new British deliver perishables and heated merchandise, including own-image items.

Address:41, Montieth Rd, Egmore, Chennai, Tamil Nadu-600008
Phone:+91 95518 88812
Opening closing Time: 08:00 am to 10:00 pm

4.Couture for Lil Brats

Address:52A, Gangadeeshwar Koil St, Purasaiwakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu-600084
Phone:+91 96001 10023
Opening closing time: 11:00 am to 9:00 pm

Christmas Special Hotels Deals 2018

1.Radisson Blu Hotel GRT Chennai

Address: 531, Chennai – Theni Hwy Kannan Colony, St Thomas Mount, Chennai, TamilNadu-600114
Phone: 044 2231 0101
from: INR 5500

2.IBIS Chennai City Centre

Address:690, Anna Salai, Mount Rd, Near US Consulate, Thousand Lights, Chennai, TamilNadu-600006
Phone: 044 7122 5588

Christmas Gift Shop in Chennai 2018


1.Nipuna Gifts

Address:127, Sir Theagaraya Rd, Pondy Bazaar, Parthasarathy Puram, T Nagar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu-600017
Phone:+91 7299030809
Opening closing time: 10:30 to 9:00 pm

2.Dolly Rasa

Address:no.286/262, Arcot Road, Vadapalani, Chennai, Tamil Nadu- 600026
Phone: 044 4213 4060
Opening closing time: 9:00am to 9:00pm

3.Classique Gifts Chennai(Gifts Shop in Chennai)

Address:No: 42, 1, Gajapathy St, Shenoy Nagar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu- 600030
Phone:097107 70056

Christmas Cadbury Chocolate Shop in Chennai 2018

1.LE Chocolater

Address:#9, 1st Floor, Harrington Rd, Chetpet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu- 600031
Phone:044 3221 6618
Opening closing time: 10:00 am to 10:00 pm

2.Chocolate Boy

Address: No.356, Konnur High Road, Ayanavaram, Chennai, Tamil Nadu- 600023
Phone:+91 8056178007
Opening closing time: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

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