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Kaduthuruthi Valiapalli

Kaduthuruthi Valiapalli, literally the large church at Kaduthuruthi, is in Kottayam. This ancient center of worship lies along the MC road linking Ettumanoor with Vaikom. The huge stone cross erected in front of this shrine was carevd out of a single massive boulder. Records indicate that the church was built around the 5th century.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Kottayam


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