Places of worship - Rameshwaram


Ramanatha Swamy Temple

This temple arose on the period of Ramayana. It contains the India's largest Praharam (stone pathway around the sancturn sanctorum) in astonishment. This temple construction was started by the Chola kings and the major portions were completed in the period of Naicker kings . The devoties of Ramalinga, Paravathi and Hanuman are seen here.

Agni Theertham

The sea area near the temple is called Agni Taheertham. This place is considered very holy

Aerwadi Dharga

This place is at a distance of 21 km from Rameswaram. The tomb of Ibrahim Syed Alia is here. It is an important holy place of worship to Muslims. Every year several people from all over India and abroad come here for worship.