"Kechimalai Mosque" Sri Lanka Off The Beaten Path Tip by freya_heaven

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  Kechimalai Mosque
by freya_heaven

The Kechimalai Mosque Is the oldest Mosque in Sri Lanka. It is believed the site of the mosque is where the first Muslims landed in Sri Lanka.

Beruwala, on Sri Lankas West Coast had the first Muslim community in Sri Lanka, recorded in 1024 AD.

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  • Written Apr 13, 2004
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