Se Cathedral Church, Goa

The Sé Catedral de Santa Catarina, known as Se Cathedral, is the cathedral of the Latin Rite Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Goa and Daman and the seat of the Patriarch of the East Indies. It is part of the World Heritage Site, Churches and convents of Goa located in Old Goa, India.
The word Sé is Portuguese for See. The Se Cathedral was built to commemorate the victory of the Portuguese under Afonso de Albuquerque over a Muslim army, leading to the capture of the city of Goa in 1510. Since the day of the victory happened to be on the feast of Saint Catherine, the cathedral was dedicated to her.

Read More About Se Cathedral Church, Goa

Lists containing Se Cathedral Church, Goa :

10 Well Liked Indian Churches

Cover Image For List : 10 Well Liked Indian Churches

As soon as the East India Company came to India, they started building a church in India for worship. Gradually, people too started to worship Jesus, influenced by Christianity, and then churches began to be built across the country. Christians reside in South India in the highest quantity and the grandest churches are also located…