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.
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