Religious sites have provided succour and relief to many an anxious devotee, and the Edathua Church in Alappuzha is no different. Legend has it that those with medical issues, especially mental disorders, have found salvation at this holy site.
Built in 1810 and dedicated to St. George, the St. George Forane Church is among the prime attractions in this tranquil backwater district. Its annual feast (5th, 6th and 7th of May) sees believers from across the southern parts of the country, throng in great numbers to seek aid and blessings for their near and dear ones.
04:00 - 20:00 hrs.
06:00 and 07:00 hrs. - Fridays 16:00 hrs. as well
Sundays 06:00, 08:00, 10:00 and 16:00 hrs.
St. George Forane Church
Kerala - 689 573
Ph.: +91 477 2212234, 2215851
Nearest railway station: Alappuzha, about 27 km
Nearest airport: Cochin International Airport, about 111 km
Latitude: 9.367434, Longitude: 76.476459