Shrine Mass Timing

Velankanni Mass Timings

Week Days

  • 5.40 am : Morning Prayer in the Main Shrine
  • 6.00 am : Mass in Tamil in the Main Shrine
  • 7.00 am : Mass in Tamil in the Lower Basilica
  • 8.00 am : Mass in Telugu in the Upper Basilica
  • 9.00 am : Mass in Malayalam in the Lower Basilica
  • 10.00 am : Mass in English in the Lower Basilica
  • 11.00 am : Mass in Hindi in the Upper Basilica
  • 12.00 noon : Mass in Tamil in the Lower Basilica
  • 6.00 pm : Rosary and Litany in Tamil followed by Mass in Tamil in the Lower Basilica

All Sundays

  • 7.30 am : Mass in Tamil in the Lower Basilica (Instead of at 7.00 am during the week)
  • 5.00 am : (Additional) Mass in Tamil for the Parishioners of Vailankanni in the Lower Basilica
  • 6.00 pm : Rosary, Novena Prayer, Benediction and Mass in Tamil in the Lower Basilica

All Saturdays

  • 7.00 am : Mass in Tamil at Our Lady’s Tank Chapel
  • 5.45 am : Car Procession of Our Lady of Health around the Shrine Benediction and Mass in Tamil in the Lower Basilica

First Friday

  • 6.00 pm : Mass in Tamil Eucharistic Procession around the Shrine Sermon and Benediction from the front view of the Upper Basilica

First Saturday

  • 5.30 pm : Car Procession of Our Lady of Health thought the Beach Road Blessing of the Sick with the Blessed Sacrament Benediction and Mass in Tamil in the Lower Basilica
  • 9.00 pm : A Three-Hour Adoration to the Blessed Sacrament in the Main Shrine

Second Saturday

  • 9.00 am : A Healing and Fasting Prayer Service from 9 am to 4 pm at Vailankanni Retreat House

Third Saturday

  • One Hour Intercessory Prayer Service at Our Lady’s Tank Chapel after 7.00 am Mass

Fourth Saturday

  • 6.30 am : Mass in Tamil at Naduththittu Chapel
  • 8.00 pm : Children’s Evangelization Programme in front of the Presbytery

Month of May

  • Our Lady’s Car Procession around the Shrine on all the days