Palayam Juma Masjid is an important mosque in Thiruvananthapuram
. This beautiful mosque is situated at Palayam
, one of the busiest places in the city. It is among the reminiscent of the Islamic style of architecture prevalent in south India.
Palayam Juma Masjid, St Joseph’s Cathedral (Palayam Palli) and Ganesh Temple co-exist next to each other presenting the perfect example of religious harmony of Keralites. The mosque and the temple share the same wall, and the church is across the road.
Palayam is around 3 km away from Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station.