Cathedral that marks Mumbai’s point zero begins 300th anniversary celebrations - News Summed Up

Cathedral that marks Mumbai’s point zero begins 300th anniversary celebrations


St Thomas Cathedral, one of the oldest buildings in the city, will begin celebrations this weekend to commemorate three centuries of existence. Today, the cathedral is the main centre of worship for Mumbai’s Church of North India congregation. Which is why it is called the zero milestone of the city,” said an official from BMC heritage department. Restoration architect Sheetal Gandhi, who is preparing the church for the celebrations, tries to not change the neo-gothic structure of the church. “Since the church is the oldest structure in south Mumbai, it has layers of history attached to it.


Source: Hindustan Times March 13, 2018 05:03 UTC


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