Peer Mohammed Dargah

Peer Mohammed Appa Dargah is one of the most renowned Muslim pilgrim centers in Kanyakumari, the southern most district of Tamil Nadu.

It is located in Thuckalay and was dedicated to a Muslim saint Peer Mohammed Sahib who was also a Tamil poet. The vow of sleeping in the Dargah premises is considered sacred. The annual festival is celebrated during the Muslim month of Rajab and during this festival devotees all over from Tamil Nadu and Kerala take part in this.

Kanyakumari District
History
  • Travancore
  • Battle of Colachel
  • Travancore-Cochin
Taluks
Blocks
  • Agastheeswaram
  • Killiyoor
  • Kurunthancode
  • Melpuram
  • Munchirai
  • Rajakkamangalam
  • Thiruvattar
  • Thovalai
  • Thuckalay
Municipalities
  • Colachel
  • Kuzhithurai
  • Nagercoil
  • Padmanabhapuram
Town panchayats
  • Agastheeswaram
  • Alur
  • Anjugramam
  • Aralvaimozhi
  • Arumanai
  • Asaripallam
  • Attoor
  • Azhagappapuram
  • Azhagiapandiapuram
  • Boothapandi
  • Edaikodu
  • Eraniel
  • Ezhudesam
  • Ganapathipuram
  • Kadayal
  • Kaliyakkavilai
  • Kallukuttam
  • Kanyakumari
  • Kappiyarai
  • Karungal
  • Keezhkulam
  • Killiyur
  • Kodimunai
  • Kollancode
  • Kothanalloor
  • Kottaram
  • Kulasekaram
  • Kumarapuram
  • Manavalakurichi
  • Mandaikadu
  • Marthandam
  • Marungoor
  • Mulagumudu
  • Myladi
  • Nallur
  • Neiyyur
  • Pacode
  • Palapallam
  • Pazhugal
  • Ponmanai
  • Puthalam
  • Pudukadai
  • Reethapuram
  • South Thamaraikulam
  • Suchindram
  • Thalakudi
  • Thengampudur
  • Theroor
  • Thingalnagar
  • Thiruparappu
  • Thiruvattar
  • Thiruvithamcode
  • Unnamalaikadai
  • Valvaithankoshtam
  • Vavathurai
  • Vellimalai
  • Verkilambi
  • Vilavoor
  • Villukuri
Religious sites
  • Devi Kanya Kumari Temple
  • Thanumalayan Temple
  • Kumara coil
  • Marunthuvazh Malai
  • Mondaicaud Bhagavathi Temple
  • Nagaraja Temple
  • Our Lady of Ransom Church, Kanyakumari
  • St. Arockiya Nathar Church, Vavathurai
  • Pancha pathi
  • Peer Mohammed Dargah
  • Sivalayams
  • Sri Adikesavaperumal Temple
  • St. Xavier's Church
  • Swamithope pathi
  • Thirunadhikkara
  • Thiruppathisaram
  • Thirucharanathumalai
  • Chitharal Jain Monuments
Tourism
  • Kanyakumari
  • Kalikesam
  • Mathur Aqueduct
  • Mukkadal Dam
  • Muttom
  • Olakaruvi
  • Padmanabhapuram Palace
  • Pechiparai Reservoir
  • Sothavilai Beach
  • Thiruparrapu
  • Udayagiri
  • Vattakottai Fort
  • Vattakottai
  • Vattaparai Falls
  • Vavathurai
Major festivals
  • Pongal
  • Deepavali
  • Christmas
  • Ayya Vaikunda Avataram
  • Ganesh Chaturdhi
  • New Year
  • Onam
  • Ramzan
  • Saraswati pooja
Education
  • Bishop Agniswamy College of Education
  • Malankara Catholic College
  • Nesamony Memorial Christian College
  • Noorul Islam College of Engineering
  • Ponjesly College of Engineering
  • Scott Christian College
  • South Travancore Hindu College
  • St. Xavier's College of Engineering
  • Sun College of Engineering
  • Maria College of Engineering and Technology, Attoor
  • University College of Engineering,Nagercoil
Railway stations
  • Eraniel
  • Kanyakumari
  • Kulitthurai
  • Kuzhitthurai West
  • Nagercoil Junction
  • Nagercoil Town
  • Palliyadi
  • Thovalai
  • Viranialur


Famous quotes containing the word peer:

    Up a lazy river by the old mill run, that lazy, lazy river in the noonday sun.
    Sidney Arodin, U.S. songwriter. “Lazy River,” Peer International Corp. (1931)