At the top of the Thiruparankundram hill, Thiruparankundram Dargah is located. It is a popular Islamic Dargah where the grave of saint Hazrat Sultan Sekandar Badshah shaheed Radiyallah Ta al anhu is located. From any part of the Madurai city, this Dargah can be seen.
He is related to Lord Murugan by the Muslim pilgrims on Thiruparankundram Hill. The Muslim pilgrims say that "Islander was a friend of Murugan at the time when Murugan was King here".