Jatayu Tirtham Temple, Rameshwaram

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  • Address: Rameshwaram-Dhanushkodi Road,Rameswaram, India
  • Timings: 06:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids
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About Jatayu Tirtham Temple, Rameshwaram

This is a sacred temple dedicated to Jatayu that was the most loyal eagle of Lord Rama. Jatayu is believed to have helped Lord Rama in several crisis and tough circumstances. The bird also assisted with collecting herbs from the mountains. As he lost his life in the attempt of saving Lord Rama’s life his sacrifice is greatly appreciated even today. Jatayu is therefore worshiped as a deity even today. It was buried at the spot where the temple is located and is quite a peaceful place to visit.

Jatayu Tirtham Temple Information

  • The best time to visit here is from October to April.
  • Carry a bottle of water.
  • Beware of guides trying to fleece you.
  • It is wise to dress modestly.
  • Keep your footwear outside before entering the temple.

How To reach Jatayu Tirtham Temple by Public Transport

  • Hire a taxi or a rickshaw to get here.

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Things to Know Before Visiting Jatayu Tirtham Temple

  • 38.83% of people who visit Rameshwaram include Jatayu Tirtham Temple in their plan

  • 43.15% of people start their Jatayu Tirtham Temple visit around 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Jatayu Tirtham Temple

Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday

94.38% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Jatayu Tirtham Temple

People normally club together Kothandaramaswamy Temple and Gandamadana Parvatham while planning their visit to Jatayu Tirtham Temple.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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