Malabar Rebellion

Centenary of Malabar rebellion brings secret language into focus

While the origin of Mygurudu is unknown, it is believed that the word originated from ‘Mozhi Kurudu’, which means misleading with words.

published on : 24th October 2021

Book on Variamkunnath Haji with rare photos of Malabar Rebellion ready for release

The series was written from the British perspective but the articles clearly show that Haji posed a serious challenge to the mighty British government, he said.

published on : 16th October 2021

Film project on leader of Malabar Rebellion not shelved, say producers

The decision to make the movie last year had kicked off a controversy after the Sangh Parivar alleged that it was an attempt to whitewash Haji, who led ‘the massacre of Hindus.’

published on : 3rd September 2021

Prithviraj, Aashiq Abu pullout from Malabar Rebellion-based 'Vaariyamkunnan'

Religious outfits including Hindu Aikya Vedi came out in  the open against the actor for agreeing to perform the role of Variamkunnath Kunjahammed Haji.

published on : 1st September 2021

Variamkunnath was a freedom fighter: Pinarayi on Malabar Rebellion

All had accepted these leaders as freedom fighters, he said.   

published on : 29th August 2021

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan flays Centre on Malabar Rebellion row

RSS's Ram Madhav had earlier claimed that the Malabar Rebellion was one of the first manifestations of the Taliban mindset in India and the communists in Kerala were celebrating it as a revolution.

published on : 29th August 2021

Malayalam poet's musical venture against attempts to erase history of Mappila struggle

Nasarudeen Mannarkkad  is in the process of writing ‘Padappattu’ on the 387 persons associated with the Malabar Rebellion, whose names are going to be removed from the list of freedom fighters.

published on : 26th August 2021

Debates rage over Kumaran Asan's poem on Malabar Rebellion

It added that Kurukshetra released the first edition at a time when many of the publishers were reluctant to publish the work in the face of threats by religious fundamentalists.

published on : 25th August 2021

Post Malabar Rebellion, British entomologist honoured ‘Moplas’ by naming grasshopper species after them

The British researcher did so 21 years after the rebellion, in which Muslims fought a valiant battle against the very British.

published on : 25th August 2021

Malabar rebellion leaders’ exclusion from ICHR book triggers controversy

Panel recommends removal of 387 names including those of Variankunnath, Ali Musaliar

published on : 24th August 2021

BJP, Congress spar over Malabar Rebellion

BJP national vice president A P Abdullakutty supported RSS leader Ram Madhav’s claim that the Malabar rebelllion was one of the first manifestations of the Taliban mindset in India.

published on : 23rd August 2021

Malabar revolt pushed Muslims back by 100 years: Sunni body

1921 rebellion was a misadventure, counterproductive for community, say Sunni scholars 

published on : 10th July 2021