Places to Visit » Bharananganam St. Mary’s Church

The thousand year old St. Mary's Church here is one of the famous pilgrim centers of the Christians in Kerala. Also known as Anakkallu Palli, it is the place holding the mortal remains of St.Alphonsa (1910-1946).

Saint Alphonsa was a Syro-Malabar Catholic Franciscan nun who is now honoured as a saint. The mortal remains of the St. Alphonsa is entombed at this church which is now a famous pilgrim centre.