New Synagogues, Mosques and Syro –Malabar Churches were built. It was a multicultural society.
Zamorin said that the Portuguese could trade like anyone else, but they would have no special treatment. The Portuguese were humiliated.
The Portuguese took to the safety of the sea & bombarded Calicut from afar for an entire day, killing over 600 people.
The Portuguese then began to carry out reprisals against the Jews in Cochin. They burned the Paradesi Synagogue in Mattancherry in 1662.
How many Sanghis call the Dutch as Temple destroyers?
The story of Pazhayangadi Masjid built over Ancient Subrahmanya temple in Kondotty, Malappuram district of Kerala is just a hoax. Anyone who knows a bit of Kerala history will understand it.