Photos of Rameswaram
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History of Rameshwaram
The town of Rameshwaram in Tamil Nadu is one of the holiest places in India. Its history dates back to the times of Ramayana. According to a Hindu mythology, Lord Rama worshipped Lord Shiva in Rameshwaram on his return from Sri Lanka after killing Ravana and getting back Goddess Sita. It is said that the Ramanathaswamy Temple is built by Lord Rama. Hence the temple and the town of Rameshwaram were named after Lord Rama.
People and Culture of Rameshwaram
Being one of the popular pilgrimages of the Hindus, Rameshwaram is full of tourists ...