The Church of Our Lady is an important place in Daman showcasing the traces of Portuguese rule in this city. This church, which was built in 1607 A.D by Rui De Mello De Sampaiyo and Governor, is situated near old Moti Daman Fort. The church was designed in Gothic style of architecture and constructed with wood material and decorated with various arts by the craftsmen. This building is also famous for its rose petal design and is colored with shades.
The Church of Our Lady is visited by a large number of devotees all over the world. Many beautiful sculptures and paintings of Lord Jesus and his disciples are placed in the church which attracts thousands of tourists right through the year. The main door of the church is richly carved with elevated faced while the grand ceiling is done with the statutes of six saints. Both these make the structure beautiful and pleasing in true sense.
Most of time the main door of the church is closed and you may ask the priest to open the door for you. This Church of Our Lady is located in Daman which is famous for their beaches, quiet charms, fountains, foods, ports and Portuguese territory. This little town with tropical dullness of the beaches attracts tourists from all parts of the country. These beaches offer excellent opportunity for swimming and parasailing for tourists.