Luz Church is one of the oldest churches in Chennai, which has 500-year-old history to be shared. The church was actually built by a Portuguese sailor named Pedro Cabral who had lost his way while sailing. It is believed that a light had guided him to manage to land near the shore. And the same light helped them to find a way through the forest. In rejoice, the sailor built a church and name it LUZ church. In Chennai, it is called as the “kattukoil”. The church was built in 1516 “The Lady of Light church” is located on the shores of Mylapore. A lot of people are not much aware of this church but this a testimony of Christianity in Tamil Nadu.