The Church of Bom Jesus is a Roman Catholic basilica located in Goa and is part of the Churches and Convents of Goa UNESCO World Heritage Site. The basilica holds the mortal remains of St. Francis Xavier. The Church was consecrated in May 1605 by the archbishop, Dom Fr. Aleixo de Menezes. This is one of the oldest churches in Goa and in India. The floor is of marble inlaid with precious stones. Apart from the elaborate gilded altars the interior of the church is simple.
15-08-2020: UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India A commemorative postage stamp
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SKU: INDS09000782202015 Category: Stamps
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Churches and Convents of Goa
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