Department of Cultural Affairs, Government of Kerala

Islamic Celebrations in Kerala

Eid al-Adha, Eid al-Fitr and Muharram are grand celebrations for the Muslim community in Kerala. Chandanakudam (sandal pots) and nercha (offering) festivities are held at mosques, which house khabars (graves of religious figures). The festival processions are attended by people of all faiths.

Cultural News

  • Kamukara Smrithi

    Bharat Bhavan in association with Kamukara Foundation organising a cultural event in memory of the great artist Kamukara Purshothaman on 25 May 2017 on 6.30 pm at Bharat Bhavan.