Photo Credit : McKay Savage
It 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 located in Old Goa and it is largest church in India and one of the largest churches in Asia, devoted to Catherine of Alexandria. Se Cathedral is also know as Sé Catedral de Santa Catarina.
The word ‘Se’ means ‘see’. It was a symbolic structure built to celebrate the Portuguese’s victory over an Muslim army in the early 16 th century. The exact day of that victory is celebrated as the Feast of Saint Catherine in Goa.
Se Cathedral is one of the oldest and most celebrated sacred buildings in Goa.
Opened hours: Sunday – 7.15 am , 10.00 am and 4.00 pm , Weekdays – 7.30 am and 6.00 pm
Entry fee: No fee
Camera: Allowed inside