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Cheraman Juma Masjid Mosque
Doha, Qatar
Level 4 Contributor
27 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“AD 629 !!”
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Must visit place for those who love history. Quite and beautiful. The ancient oil lamp inside the mosque is a much see one. Dont miss the museum beside the mosque.

Visited September 2016
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London, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
47 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“History ”
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

First Mosque in India. Symbol of friendships with Hindus & Muslims!! Must visit place in Kerala. Good place to visit History lovers

Visited April 2016
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Yerevan, Armenia
Level 2 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Historically signigicant, the Mosque is rather bare, but is very friendly to visitors.”
Reviewed 14 February 2016

Cheraman Perumal was an Indian king, who legend has it, travelled to visit The Prophet during his lifetime. On the way back he died and his tomb is in Salala, Oman. He sent orders to build the mosque while he was away. Like all mosques, there are specific sections where women are not allowed entry. Avoid Prayer times and Fridays.

Contact the office near the Mosque to arrange a tour (nothing spectacular). Its worth a visit if you are into history.

Visited June 2015
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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“The first Muslim Mosque in India”
Reviewed 27 November 2015

This is the first Muslim Mosque in India , situated in the city on Kodungallur. Good that the authorities are maintaining the actual structure still.

Visited November 2015
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Kerala, India
Level 5 Contributor
84 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Historic”
Reviewed 26 September 2015

The first masjid in India named after Cheraman Perumal. Maintained properly and can see the architecture of old times. There is separate facilities for ladies. And the masjid museum is also worth a visit.

Visited April 2015
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