Ramanathaswamy Temple

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  • Address: Rameswaram, India, Rameshwaram
  • Timings: 04:30 am - 08:30 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Historical Site, Family And Kids

Ramanathaswamy Temple - Review

This temple is home to the world’s most sacred sand mound which is believed was created by Ram’s wife, Sita for the purpose of worshiping Lord Shiva. The temple is as old as the 16th century and is popular for its 1000-pillar halls and 22 temple tanks. Pilgrims bathe in those tanks before they enter the temple. Ramanathaswamy Temple is one of the oldest temples in Tamil Nadu and one of the 12 Jyotirlingas of India.

Ramanathaswamy Temple Information

  • Cameras and phones are not allowed in the temple.
  • Only Hindus are allowed to enter the inner shrine.
  • Maintain peace in the temple.
  • Do not scribble your name on the walls of the temple.

Ramanathaswamy Temple Opening and Closing Hours

  • Monday to Sunday: 4:30 am – 1:00 pm and 3:00 – 8:30 pm

How To reach Ramanathaswamy Temple by Public Transport

  • Hire a taxi or a rickshaw to get here.

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TripHobo Highlights for Ramanathaswamy Temple

  • Ramanathaswamy Temple Address: Rameswaram, India, Rameshwaram
  • Ramanathaswamy Temple Timing: 04:30 am - 08:30 pm
  • Ramanathaswamy Temple Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Ramanathaswamy Temple(preferred time): 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Ramanathaswamy Temple: 03:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Ramanathaswamy Temple

  • 95% of people who visit Rameshwaram include Ramanathaswamy Temple in their plan

  • 75.18% of people start their Ramanathaswamy Temple visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Ramanathaswamy Temple

Thursday, Friday and Saturday

65.81% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Ramanathaswamy Temple

People normally club together Agnitheertham and Former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam House while planning their visit to Ramanathaswamy Temple.

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Ramanathaswamy Temple, Rameshwaram Reviews

  • An Ancient place with good tourism facilities. Shallow sea and religious environment. An improved cleanliness would have helped. Nice staying places are available. A boat ride in the bay of Bengal is good experience to see the island from sea.

  • Wow...Such a beautiful temple... One can see jaw dropping paintings on the walls... Sculptures are lovely crafted... more over there are 22 holy water wells... A place where one can find peace and get blessed...

  • The best holy temple in South side. The holiness cherish our life after we visit that temple. Its been more than 100 years temple

  • Big and amazing. Need to think on separate ways for normal devotees and devotees having holy baths. As all ways are fully wet and chances of felling down by kids n adults. Approx 1 hour queue.

  • Biggest and most holy temple I visited till now in India. After long time I had feeling that I visited that place I wished to. Thanks to local guider I attended some important parts of temple and taken prayer and blessings. Temple itself is very big so its tske time to make direction within corridors. If you don't pay attention you can easily miss something important.

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