18 Kms East of Manjeri, Kerala
: Muslim Saint, Muhammad Shah
Valia Nercha Festival
Also Known as
The 500 year old Pazhayangadi Mosque (Kondotty mosque), in north Kerala is one of the prominent pilgrim centre of the Muslim society in Kerala. Pazhayangadi Mosque is located 18 km east of Manjeri on the way to Malappuram.
Pazhayangadi mosque is located at Kondotty on the Malappuram - Kozhikode route. This mosque is connected with the Muslim Saint Muhammed Shah, who is commonly known as Kondotty Thangal.
The 'Valia Nercha' fair at this mosque is celebrated for three days in February-March and is a significant festival which draws flock devotees.