The Basilica of Our Lady of the Mount, commonly known as Mount Mary Church, is a Roman Catholic Basilica located in Bandra, Mumbai. The feast of the Blessed Virgin Mary is celebrated here on the first Sunday after 8 September, the birthday of the Virgin Mary. The feast is followed by a week-long celebration known locally as the Bandra Fair and is visited by thousands of people.
7 days of excitement at Bandra Fair at Mumbai. This is the feast of the birth of ‘Mother Mary’. Celebrated throughout the country. In Mumbai thousand of people come to this celebration at Mount Mary Church Bandra West. There are masses held in the mornings. Devotes need to first pass through the church by offering flower and candles followed by entering the fair where you have all types of rides, sweets, household items, children toys etc. The fair is on for around 7 days.
Bandra Fair attracts lakhs of pilgrim devotees every year. People of all faiths and religious come to this feast to ask for favors or to thank Mother Mary for the favors grated. It is believed that anything asked in faith at the shire of Mount Mary is fulfilled. The shrine is open all days of the week.
Weekdays – 8:00 AM – 8:30 PM
Sun – 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
BASILICA OF OUR LADY OF THE MOUNT
BANDRA, MUMBAI – 400 050