Kanjiramattom mosque is located about 27 km from the Cochin city Kerala India. The mosque was built on the Built as a memorial to Sheikh Fariduddin. The mosque is famous for Kanjiramattom Kodikuthu festival celebration here , the festival is celebrated on January 13 to 14 every year in Ernakulam. Thousands of devotees comes here during this festival from all over the Kerala.
The annual festival of Kanjiramattom Kodikuthu is held at the Kanjiramattom Mosque, built as a memorial to Sheikh Fariduddin. The Chandanakkudam (Sandalwood Pot) ritual is the main event of the Kanjiramattom Kodikuthu and is conducted at night, when the pilgrims carry Pots covered with Sandalwood paste and proceed in a procession to the Mosque. The six caparisoned and ornamented elephants and folk performances add color to the event. Traditional Muslim art forms like Duffmuttu and Kolkali are also staged during the festival. These are song and dance performances.
How To Reach
By Air– Cochin International Airport is the nearest airport.
By Train– Ernakulum junction , Cochin railway station
By Road– The mosque can be easily reached via Cochin which is well connected with other cities of Kerala.