Samastha First Madrasa
Samastha Kerala Jam’iyyathul Ulama (S. K. J. U.) is the religious organisation of a Sunni faction Muslim scholars and clerics of the Indian state of Kerala.
It is the largest Muslim (Mappila) faction in Kerala in terms of number of followers and is known widely after the cleric E.K. Aboobacker Musliar, the former leader of the Samastha Kerala Jamiyyathul Ulama. Samastha Kerala Jam’iyyathul Ulama’s supreme body and the working committee is called the Mushawara. C Koya Kutty Musliyar and Cherussery Zainuddeen Musliyar are the current President and General Secretary of Samastha Kerala Jamiyyathul Ulama respectively.
Samastha Kerala Islamic Education Board
Samastha Kerala Islamic Education Board (known as Samastha Kerala Islam Matha Vidhyabhyasa Board) runs a primary religious education programme that has more than nine thousand Madrasas under it. Understanding the requirement of a sub organization exclusively to focus on imparting primary Islamic education, Samastha Kerala Jam’iyyathul Ulama (S. K. J. U.)formed Samastha Kerala Islam Matha Vidhyabhyasa Board (SKIMVB). The board carried out its main objective of setting op madrassas across the state from its very initial stage and the educational system was made systematic through the preparation of syllabus for students until 12th grade and students found time to attend madrassas along with their regular schooling. It was in 1952 the board called applications for madrassa recognition and recognized 10 madrassas that year.
A No 1. Bayanul Islam Puthpparamb is the First Madrasa Registered in Samastha