This is the Lourdes of the Indian Ocean. To get there, take the Pere Laval bus from Labour donnais bus terminal. It goes directly to the shrine and church at Ste Croix, via Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam St, Plaine, Verte and Abercrombie
The shrine is separate from the church and is open for pilgrims daily from 6am to 6pm. Many pilgrims touch the effigy of Pere Laval and, in turn, touch their children. Miracle cures are said to have taken place.
The church is an interesting example of modern architecture and design, with an unusual and effective use of mosaic and stained glass window.
Throughout September, but especially on September 9, which is the anniversary of the death in 1864 of Father Jacques Desire Laval (known locally as Père Laval), pilgrims gather at the priest’s grave
Whether you spend time listening to inspirational music,persuing Jesus-Christ's centered sermons, learning how to have a healthy lifestyle, or just enjoying to know our church just a little bit
The Garden is under the responsibility of the Ministry of Agro Industry and Fisheries and is administered by the Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanic Garden Trust Board created under Act No.10 of 1999
Indian Ocean Export Ltd. Import of bakery equipment, glass bottles, flexible packaging, paper kraft sacks and timber.
Indian Ocean Export Ltd. is a Member of the Mauritius Chamber of Commerce and
Apave Indian Ocean Ltd was established in 2002 as a subsidiary of the French Group Apave, and has developed its traditional services in Mauritius, Africa, Middle-East and in the Indian Ocean region.
Generally, either few people know about it or it was given up as a lost cause years ago, but the evidence is there, on the surface at least.
If you take a line about 200m due north from the steeple
This celebration occurs over three days in February/ March and is the largest and most important Hindu festival held outside India. One of the days over which it is held is a public holiday. Most of