Sharif Ali Al-Makki Ziyaaraiy

HA. Matheerah is an uninhabited island, and is famous for the ruins of a formerly lavish shrine which marks the burial of an Arab Sayyid, Sharif Ali Al-Makki.

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Ancient Friday Mosque and Minaret:

This beautiful ancient coral stone Friday Mosque (Hukuru Miskiy) with a unique small Minaret (Munnaaru) was built in the early 1500’s by Sultan Muhammad IV of Dhevvadhoo (1692 – 1701), and is known to have been used by S...

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Utheemu Ganduvaru (Utheemu Palace)

Utheemu Ganduvaru is the birthplace and home of Sultan Muhammed Thakurufaanu, where the national hero lived and grew up centuries ago. Today, it is a site of great historical importance, with fascinating 500-year-old woo...

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Coral Stone Mosques

One of the mosques that remain on the island is a beautiful ancient coral stone mosque constructed by Al-Sultan Ibrahim Mudzhiruddine in December 1701, the old Friday Mosque of Ihavandhoo. Among the hand-carved historic ...

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