Temples near Rameswaram, Tourist Places, Route map
Temple is dedicated to Lord Subramanya. As per Skanda Purana, Lord Murugan stationed here with his Army during 6 days War with the demons Surapadma and his brothers. Skanda Sashti will be celebrated Annually which marks the victory over the demons.
The uniqueness of the temple is that Goddess Muththaramman and main deity Naganamoorthiswarar were carved in the same Idol. Navaratri and Sivaratri will be celebrated in a grand. Temple is 237 km away.
Thoothukudi Sankararameswara Temple
Temple is 190 km away. This temple was of 700 years old. This temple is known for Pradosha Pooja which will be performed daily. Devotees throng temple on Sivaratri days.
Irukangudi Mariamman Temple
As per the Legend, Pandava’s brother Arjuna worshipped the Goddess Ganga and shot the arrow on the Earth and created the River. This river called by Arjuna river. Temple is 169 km away.
This is one of the 108 Divya Desams. Temple tower is 194 ft tall and was built during 2nd AD. Temple is 231 km away.
Chaturagiri Sundara MahaLinga Swamy Temple
As per the Legend, The Four Vedas combined together and took the form of a hill. The hill appears in square hence than Chaturagiri. Temple is 230 km away. Temple is 10 km from Srivilliputtur. The main deity is called by Santana Maha Lingam.
Panchmukhi Hanuman Temple
This Panchamukha Idol depicts Lord Narasimha, Lord Adhi Varaha Swamy, Lord Hanuman, Lord Garuda and Lord Hygreeva. It is believed that Lord Hanuman revealed his Panchamukha at this place. Open sky Hanuman temple is 2 Km from Rameswaram Temple. Floating stones are displayed for the devotee’s view.
Temple Timings: 6:00 am – 7:00 pm. Daily.
Arulmigu Ramanathswamy Temple
One of the 12 Jyotirlingas. As per the Legend, Lord Rama installed Siva Linga and offered prayers after Killing Ravana.
Morning Hours: 5:00 am – 1:00 pm
Evening Hours: 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Spatika Linga Darshan: 5:10 am. Daily.
Famous Temples In Rameswaram
- Utrasakosi Mangai
- Villuvandi Theertham
- Ekanthiramar Temple
- Rama Padam
- Lakshmanan Theertham, Seetha Theertham
- Indumuga Anuman
- Mithukumki Amman Temple,
Best Places To Visit In Rameshwaram
- Ramar Padam
- Seetha Theertham
- Lakshmana Theertahm
- Pamban Bridge.
- Panchamukhi Hanuman Temple.
How to reach Rameswaram Temple?
- The nearest airport is at Madurai which is 175 km away.
- Direct train to Rameswaram is not available. A train runs from Pamban station at regular intervals.
- Rameswaram is easily reachable from Tirunelveli, Tuttukodi, Madurai stations.
Reference Link: Temple History