Mecca Masjid :
Makka Masjid is one of the
important mosques in Chennai city. Hundreds of
worshippers can be accom-modated in this mosque
at a time. This mosque is situated heart of the
city behind Baba Hasarth Syed Moosa Hadari Darga,
822 Anna Salai, Chennai-600002.
Masjid Mamoor :
This is a mosque
sacred to Muslims living in Mannady area in
Chennai. It was first built in 18th centuary.
Later it was reconstructed in granite by the
Nawab of Arcotís family in the late 19th
centuary. Recent architectural additions are the
unique two-pillar supports and the outer walls.
Over five thousand worshippers can be
accom-modated in this mosque at a time. Location
at Angappan Naicken Street, Muthialpet, Chennai
- 600001. Ph : 25234343.
The Grand Mosque :
Mosque was built by Nawab aWallajah Mohamed Ali,
Grand Father of the present incumbent of Amir
Mahal and the Prince of Arcot. In surrounding
area maximum number of Muslim peoples were
living here. This is supposed to be bigger than
Delhi Juma Masjid and is situated in Triplicane,
Chennai - 600 005.
Thousand Lights Mosque :
in the heart of city and facing with heavy
traffic and busiest place in chennai. This is a
beautiful cream-colored, multi-domed mosque with
walls bearing recently-painted sayings from the
Holy Koran. It stands at the junction of Mount
Road and Peters Road in an area known as
Ayiramvilakku, which derives its name from the
ancient practice of profusely lighting this
triangular wedge of hallowed Muslim buildings.
The original mosque was constructed here by
Nawab Umdat-ul-Umrah in 1800 for the assemblage
of Shias during Muharram mourning. Ph :