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Address: On The Bank Of Vaigai River, Madurai, India

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There is no religion for God

wonderful and peaceful place for people from all walks of life. You get a feeling of peace and satisfaction when you visit this Dargah. Situation is a prime location, it is easy... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 June 2015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

really good place to pray.. really good one to visit... its near to goripalyam really good place to visit

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016

Nice place to pay the respects of the Oman sultans. However, we went on Friday and there were several destitutes begging and this alarmed my kids.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

wonderful and peaceful place for people from all walks of life. You get a feeling of peace and satisfaction when you visit this Dargah. Situation is a prime location, it is easy to find and go. Try the fakirs blessing for any of your problem. You will be happy that you visited this place

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2015

I was wandering around the side streets near my hotel when I came upon this exotic and unexpected Muslim building. It wasn't clear to me until I did some research later that it's a mosque and a healing center. The entrance is spare, there were no other tourist-types that I could see, and there wasn't anyone I could ask for... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2013

Goripalayam Dargah was built in 13th century and is the largest mosque in Madurai. The dargah encompasses graves of two Muslim saints and rulers of Madurai. The saints, Hazrat Sulthan Alauddin Badusha (Radiyallah) and Hazrat Sulthan Shamsuddin Badusha (Radiyallah), belonged to Oman. Located on the northern bank of the River Vaigai, it was believed to be built by Thirumalai Nayak.... More 

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