Chowk Maidan Masjid
The Chowk Maidan dharga opposite to town hall was constructed in
1736 A.D. for the prayer of the Muslim soldiers by Rani Mangamal.
At the same time, the Alli diwan Masjid at Beema Nagar was constructed.
During the period of Arcot Nawab the Muhamadiya Musjid-Hansbagh
Masjid opposite to Teppakulam tank, and Ameer Masjid at Beerangi
Kulam have been constructed.
Begam Sahiba Masjid
The Masjid at Big Bazaar Street was constructed by Begam Sahiba of Kerala,
one of the wives of Arcot Nawab with her Mahar Mani and the sale of ornaments.
The Muhammad shah and Pannadibee, children of Babu john have been buried
in the Pannadibee dargah at Woraiyur. The annual Sandanakoodu festival
celebrated during the month of saber and is being attended by a large
number of Hindus and Muslims.
Prophet Kanmiyan Sasith (Rakh) came to Tiruchy about 200-years back from
Arabia. In memory of him the Kannmiyan Masjid was established at Palakarai,
the much worshiped Masjid by Islamic people here.
Hazarah Kaja Syed Ahamadullah Shah born in Sanjari in North India came
to Tiruchy for darshan of Prophet Hazarah Nathervali. He was in meditation
for 12 years in a small room near Gol Gumbaz Mandapam where Prophet
Thaple Alam badusha was buried here. Later he was preaching Islam by
staying at Kajamali hillock. He was buried there. During the month of
Rafiul Ahir, the annual festival is being conducted at the dargah above