A mosque in the Malabar Coast in the period 1919-1929. Note the traditional architecture very similar to any other structure in the region. The influx of money from the Gulf replaced these with the dome structure, removing a big cultural legacy that was essentially a trademark of the integration of the Mappila community into the society in Kerala
THE MADAYI MOSQUE-MALABAR AREA,KERALA STATE
VALIYA JUMA MASJID, MALAPPURAM.
|"Origins of Islam in Malabar"|
from an Arabic manuscript of the
Tuhfat-ul-Mujahideen published by
The Historic society of Hyderabad