(Last Updated on : 24/11/2016)
Northern part of India comprises of the states
of Jammu and Kashmir
, Himachal Pradesh
, Uttar Pradesh
and the union territories
. North India is beautified by snow-clad Himalayan ranges
, flora and fauna
, etc. These along with national parks
, pilgrimage centers, hill stations
draw a plethora of tourists to the northern part of India. Churches
of North India are no exception in this regard. They are part of the national heritage of the country and have the potential to catch the attention of tourists visiting this region. They are symbolic of the secular culture and tradition prevalent in India.
Churches of Jammu and Kashmir
The state of Jammu and Kashmir serves as a home to St. Marys Church
, St Xaviers Church, St. Peters Catholic Church
, Protestant Church
, Anglo Indian Church, Believers Church, Roman Catholic
Church, Holy Sprit Church, etc.
Churches of Himachal Pradesh
Himachal Pradesh is known for the splendid and the most architecturally complex chapels in India. The oldest church of Himachal Pradesh was constructed in Kasauli
and is called Christ Church. Some of the other churches of Himachal Pradesh are St Francis Catholic, St. Mary's Church, Church of St. John, Baptist Church
and St. Patrick's Church.
Churches of Haryana
Churches of Haryana will intimate the visitors with the Gothic style of architecture
. Saint Paul's Church
in Haryana is considered to be its hallmark. Some of the other churches located in Haryana are Baptist Church, Assembly Believers Church, Child Church, Thomas Martha Church and Church of Ascension.
Churches of Punjab
St Pauls Church, New Life Fellowship Church, Madhopur Church, Cni Kalwari Church, White Wall Church, Church of Patiala, St Ostwald Church and Christ Church are the churches housed in the state of Punjab.
Churches of Uttar Pradesh
Kanpur Memorial Church
, All Saints Cathedral
, St. Joseph Church
, Sardhana Church, All Saints Garrison Church, Central Methodist Church are the churches situated in Uttar Pradesh.
Churches of Uttarakhand
Uttarakhand is also beautified by churches. The popular churches of Uttarakhand are Christ Church, St. Marys Church, St. Johns Church, Sacred Heart Church and Kellogg Memorial Church.
Churches of Delhi
Sacred Heart Cathedral, Green Park Free Church, Cathedral Church of the Redemption
, St. Thomas
Church, St. Lukes Church, St. James Church and St. Stephens Church
beautify the union territory of Delhi.
Churches of Chandigarh
First Baptist Church, The Father's House International Church, St. Mary's Orthodox Syrian Church and Navjeevan Church are some of the Churches of Chandigarh.