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Cheraman Juma Masjid Mosque

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Thrissur District, Kodungallur 680664, India
+91 480 280 3170
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First Mosque in Kerala

Very traditional mosque which is the only mosque not facing the Makkah. Its been known as the first... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2015
ocBIJoc
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Kannur, India
very peacefull place

good very old stucture doesnot look like mosque but it build in AD629 they say so architechure is... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2015
ishfaqali
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Warangal, India
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Thrissur District, Kodungallur 680664, India
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Reviewed 17 July 2015

Very traditional mosque which is the only mosque not facing the Makkah. Its been known as the first mosque in India (or Kerala. They have a very small museum which is not that much to spot the history.

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Reviewed 18 April 2015

good very old stucture doesnot look like mosque but it build in AD629 they say so architechure is worth seeing ,will feel a inner peace in this place worth visiting

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Reviewed 21 November 2014

The Cheraman Juma Masjid in Kodungallur, believed to be the country's first and oldest mosque. it is located in Methala, Kodungallur Taluk, Thrissur district in the Indian state of Kerala. Cheraman Perumal, the Chera king ruled kerala went to Arabia where he met the Prophet...More

1  Thank Sajeed K
Reviewed 6 September 2014

Historical place, Cheraman Perumal, (Tajuddin. r.a) king of india-Kodungallur, Kerala (AD 622-628. Hijra 1-7) was the first Indian to accept Islam. Many historians have recorded this fact in their writings. Kerala is a state of India. The state stretches for 360 miles (580 kilometers) along...More

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NIFRON
16 February 2017|
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Response from travelbug539 | Reviewed this property |
When I visited Kerala, this special mosque was one of my must visit place. My Husband and I had hired a personal driver & car to move us around in Kerala. But I would confidently suggest you to reach Ernakulam, first, and... More
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masyood
6 November 2016|
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Response from MisterNiceGuy_iz | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Car/Train is not advisable from Bangalore to Kodungallur. Easiest option is a domestic flight from Bangalore to Kochi (1 hr) and a taxi from Kochi Airport to Kodungallur (1 hour). There are plenty of flights... More
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