Meeran Mosque

#12 of 16 things to do in Pondicherry

Built in the old Gothic Islamic style of architecture, at a distance of 2 km from Pondicherry Bus Station, Meeran Mosque is a symbol of beauty. Also known as Meerapalli,it  is the second oldest mosque in Pondicherry and was built by the Arcot Nawabs about three hundred and fifty years ago. The beauty of the mosque is further increased by the Bronze Kallasa placed on the front facing minaret. It also serves as the resting place of graves of the one who built the mosque and another of Suubhi Erai Perriar Mullah.

 

Meeran Mosque Photos

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