NOIDA: On December 15, 2012 Holy shrine on the premises of Mar Gregorios Orthodox Church , NOIDA was consecrated by Dr Youhanon Mar Demetrios, Metropolitan, Delhi Diocese and assisted byDr Abraham Seraphim, Metropolitan, Banglore Diocese.
The Shrine was designed keeping the rich Orthodox Church traditions. The exteriors have three levels whereas the interior has only one level.
At the first level has the icon of Mother Mary and baby Jesus. Col. Joseph Arulraj who is resident of the same sector where the Church is locatedisthe artist of this ICON. On the second level there are portraits of Ascension of our savior Jesus Christ, St George and St Gregorios (Parumala Thirumeni).
News reported by: Rajan Varghese