List of cathedrals in India

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A cathedral (from the Greek kathedra (καθέδρα), seat, bench, chair) is a Christian church which contains the seat of a bishop,[1] thus serving as the central church of a diocese.

This is the list of cathedrals in India sorted by denomination.


Roman Catholic[edit]

St. Michael's Cathedral in Kottapuram
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Agra
Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in Asansol
Cathedral of Our Lady of the Family Rosary of Fatima in Belgaum
St. Mary's Cathedral in Varanasi
St. Francis Assisi Cathedral of Verapoly
St. Joseph's Cathedral in Jamshedpur
Sacred Heart Cathedral in Shimoga
Prem Mandir, cathedral of Rajkot

Cathedrals of the Roman Catholic Church in India:[2]

Latin Catholic Provinces[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Agra[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Bangalore[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Bhopal[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Bombay[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Calcutta[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Cuttack-Bhubaneswar[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Delhi[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Gandhinagar[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Goa and Daman[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Guwahati[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Hyderabad[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Imphal[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Madras and Mylapore[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Madurai[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Nagpur[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Patna[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Pondicherry and Cuddalore[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Raipur[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Ranchi[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Shillong[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Thiruvananthapuram[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Verapoly[edit]

Ecclesiastical Province of Visakhapatnam[edit]

Syro-Malabar Ecclesiastical Provinces[edit]

Province of Eranakulam - Angamaly[edit]

Province of Changanassery[edit]

Province of Tellicherry[edit]

Province of Thrissur[edit]

Province of Kottayam[edit]

Dioceses directly under the Holy See[edit]

Syro-Malankara Ecclesiastical Provinces[edit]

Province of Trivandrum[edit]

Province of Tiruvalla[edit]


Church of South India[edit]

Cathedrals of the Church of South India:

♥ AG Church, Panruti, Cuddalore 607106.

Church of North India[edit]

Cathedrals of the Church of North India:

Oriental Orthodox[edit]

Jacobite Syrian Christian Church[edit]

Cathedrals of the Jacobite Syrian Christian Church:

Angamaly Diocese[edit]

Kandanad Diocese[edit]

  • St Mary's Jacobite Syrian Cathedral, Kandanad, Kerala (Diocean Headquarters)
  • St Mary's Rajadhiraja Jacobite Syrian Cathedral, Piravom, Kerala of Piravom Region
  • St. Kuriakose Jacobite Cathedral Church, Maneed of Puthencruz Region
  • St.Peter's & St.Paul's Jacobite Syrian Cathedral, Neeramukal of Neeramugal Region
  • St Mary's Cathedral, Kadayckanad of Kolenchery Region

Kochi Diocese[edit]

Kottayam Diocese[edit]

Simhasa Churches[edit]

  • St Mary's Sonoro Cathedral, Elamkulam, Kerala of Ernakulam Region
  • St:Peter's Jacobite Syrian Simhasana Cathedral,Thiruvananthapuram of Thiruvanathapuram Region
  • Mor Ignatius Cathedral, Manjinikkara of Manjinikkara Region
  • St Ignatius Cathedral, Puthenangady of Kottayam Region
  • St Mary's Jacobite Syrian Cathedral, Meenangady of Malabar Region

Knanaya Diocese[edit]

North Kerala (Malabar, Kozhikode and Thrissur)[edit]

  • St Peter's & St Paul's Jacobite Syrian Cathedral, Meenangady
  • St Marys Jacobite Syriyan Cathedral Calicut

South Kerala (Niranam, Thumbamon and Kollam)[edit]

  • St George Jacobite Syrian Cathedral, Kavumbhagam, Kerala (Niranam Diocese Dicean Headquarters)
  • St Mary's Jacobite Syrian Cathedral, Kundara of Kollam Diocese
  • St Mary's Jacobite Syrian Cathedral, Pathanamthitta (Thumbamon Diocean Headquarters)
  • St Thomas Jacobite Syrian Cathedral, Manthalir of Thumbamon Region
  • St George Jacobite Cathedral, Puthiyakavu of Adoor Region

Outside Kerala (Mylapore, Bangalore, Mumbai, Delhi)[edit]

  • St Mary's Jacobite Syrian Cathedral, Bangalore
  • St Peter's Jacobite Syrian Cathedral, New Delhi
  • St Gregorios Jacobite Cathedral, Mettuguda, Hyderabad

Evangalical Association[edit]

  • St Antony's Jacobite Syrian Cathedral, Jeppu, Mangalore, Karnataka

Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church[edit]

Cathedrals of the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church:

In Kerala[edit]

Outside Kerala[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, ISBN 0-19-860575-7
  2. ^ Cathedrals India

External links[edit]