That is the location of worship of your Indian Muslim neighborhood of Taiping. They came to settle inside the Larut district and constructed their mosque at Kota, which can be around the southern finish with the old Taiping town, and engaged inside the textile trade, and also in grains and Indian cattle. The Keling Mosque is committed for the wali of Nagore, and is known as Masjid Mohammedan Hanafi Nagore. The web site was obtained by way of an agreement signed in 1908 involving the mosque's trustees as well as the acting British Resident of Perak, E.L. Brockman, upon approval on the Sultan of Perak.
The actual structure dates back to 1969, when its foundation stone was installed. It was officially open on 1 July 1973 by the Sultan of Perak, Sultan Idris al-Mutawakkil Allahi, at which time, it was offered the name India Mosque.
India Mosque, Jalan Kota, Taiping.