Rameshwaram

Tourist Attractions of Rameshwaram

Major place of holi visit Ramanathaswamy temple which is popularly called as Rameswaram temple, that boasts the elegance of Dravidian architecture, with many peculiarities. This temple where Lord Shiva is worshipped as the main deity is one of the 12 Jyotirlinga temples in India. It has the second longest pillar corridor in the whole world with jaw-dropping carvings and artworks on those pillars.The holi dip in those blessed 12 theertha ponds that never dries up will give you an extraordinary spiritual feel. Other major pilgrim centres includes famous Kothandaramaswamy temple, the five faced Hanuman temple which is carved out of the precious single senthooram stone etc. Apart from being a holy land, Rameswaram is blessed with calm, pristine beaches like Dhanushkodi, Agnitheertham and Ariyaman beach. The miraculous Rama Sethu or Adam’s bridge that is a chain of limestone shoals that is connected directly to Sri Lankan coast is a must watch one.