Grand mosque of colombo in 1827 sir alexander johnston discovered a arabic inscribed tombstone dating to 948ad, which had been moved by the dutch from the old muslim cemetery next to the grand mosque, which indicates the mosque may be over 1,100 years old and possibly the oldest mosque in sri lanka. Sri lanka tour packages to experience the beauty of this amazing island in the indian ocean ceylon express is an experienced tour operator with over 45 years offering customized tours to sri lanka. The sri lankan tamils (or ceylon tamils) are descendants of the tamils of the old jaffna kingdom and east coast chieftaincies called vannimais the indian tamils (or hill country tamils) are descendants of bonded laborers who migrated from tamil nadu to sri lanka in the 19th century to work on tea plantations [114.
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Colombo grand mosque (founded 8 or 16th century) image credit: colombograndmosquecom the colombo grand mosque is the main mosque in sri lanka it occupies a unique place in the life of sri lankan muslims.
Muslim law has a long and distinguished history in sri lanka, the on-going discussions on amendments to the muslim marriage and divorce act (mmda) and the extensive coverage being given. Accusations, sinhala kings, history and the muslims in sri lanka by early muslim settlement in ceylon: muslims served in the courtyard of kings as security personals and officials because those days kandiyan kings had faith and confidence in muslims kings knew well that muslims would not betray them in all circumstance.
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The muslims of ceylon, along with the muslims of the world, celebrated sultan abdul hameed khan’s silver jubilee with grand illuminations and decorations of the mosques and houses on the day previous to the election of zainudeen to the council. He had been appointed as the missionary-in-charge for ceylon ahmadiyya muslim jama’at by the international headquarters in rabwah, pakistan moulavi ab musthaq ahmad – chief missionary in 1920, the community bought its own property in slave island, colombo to be used as a place for prayers, press and propagation centre.