First Indian Mosque, Cheraman Juma Masjid, Methala, Kodungallur

The First Indian Mosque is believed to be the Cheraman Juma Masjid in Methala, near Kodungallur in Kerala state, India. Cheraman Juma Masjid is believed to be built in the year 629 A.D, by Malik Ibn Deenar, who accepted Islam directly from Prophet Muhammed (570-634 A.D.) and was the first follower of prophet Muhammed Nabi…

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