Rameswaram Ramanathaswamy Temple

East and West Kopurams of temple


Holy Name : Arulmigu Sri Ramanathaswamy Temple

God : Sri Ramanathaswamy , Sri Ramalingeswarar

World’s longest third corridor

Goddess : Sri Malaivalarkaadali,  Sri Parvatavartini

Location :Rameswaram , Ramanathapuram District, Tamlnadu, India

History & Importance :

  • This Shivastalam is considered to be one of the holiest  shrines in India. It represents the southernmost of the 12 Jyoythirlingams of India.
  • The statue of Nandi is about 18 feet tall and 22 feet in length.
  • Rameswaram is known for its 22 theerthas or wells in and around the main temple. This place is equally sacred to both Vaishnavites and Shaivites.
  • The third corridor of Ramanathaswamy temple is the longest one in the world.
  • Total pillars in the temple 1212.
  • A Pilgrimage To Kashi Is Not Considered Complete Without A Pilgrimage To Rameshwaram
  • Thala Virutcham : –

Benefits:Relief from Navagraha Tosha, Naga Thosa, Provides Vivaga Yogam, Victory, Education, health, wealth and prosperity. It is believed that even severe chicken pox will get cured by this Goddess.



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