St Philomena's Church

St. Philomena’s Church – Mysore, Karnataka

St. Philomena's church is a catholic church built in honour of St. Philomena in the Diocese of Mysore, India. It was constructed in 1936 using a Neo Gothic style and its architecture was inspired by the Cologne Cathedral in Germany. Saint Philomena is a Latin Catholic saint and martyr of the Roman Catholic Church. She was a young Greek princess martyred in the 4th century. The church was designed by a Frenchman named Daly. The floor plan of the cathedral resembles a cross. The long part of the cross is congregation hall called the nave. The two arms of the…