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This church is located in Puhsarang village, Semen district of Kediri,
that’s why it is called Puhsarang Church. The location is 10 km in
western Kediri City. This old church had built by Ir. Heendricus
Maclaine on behalf of pioneer Mr. Yohanes Humbertus Wolters CM in 1931.
The architecture is collaboration between European and Majapahit,
combination with other local cultures and Christianity. The first
establishment of the complex is the “Antique Church”, Puhsarang Church.
The structure of the church has unique architectural style form and we
can see unique full-scale sculptures of Lord Jesus and the people on
the way of cross. If we look at this church so far, it is like a ship
from a mountain, which is describing the rescue Noah prophet’s story
and his passengers. The buildings in the church area are built from the
massive stones, which are taken from materials surrounding the tourism
area. The tourism facilities are parking area, hotel, cottages, and
home stay, souvenir kiosk, and Kediri special food.
object of Puh Sarang Church ST. Josef gate along with Henricus Tower is
the main entrance to Puhsarang Church. Bentar Temple, Tower Bell and a
relief as well are built to describe Adam’s falling in sin. The main
building has roof likes Copula or Dome consists of Altar and Kudos,
Sacrament, Baptism, Sacristy, and the place to admit sin. This building
made from stone that is adhesive without cement but using Tetes. The
roof of building is supported by spread out wire steel without laths
and rafter, so if there is a wind it will make a special sound.
Lourdes Cave along with Maria statue is a replica of Maria Lourdes from
France. It was built in 1998. The location of this cave becomes a
central sacred on the night before Kliwon Friday night. The central
location of this cave is crowed by at least 10.000 people from Local,
Regional, National, or abroad. In the west location of Maria Lourdes
cave, there is a pure waterfall, which radiated from a mountain
stonewall can be beneficial to visitors.
The Rosario Cottage is
describing a Jesus Christ journey to heaven. The Golgotha crucify hill
way is describing a Jesus Christ journey until crucifixion. The
Columbarium storage dust corpses place, The Kana park, The land Lahore
camp hill, To enter that location, the local government opens the
access 8 meters wide, so the society will enter that place in