Rameswaram Ramanathaswamy Temple Timings:
5:00 AM to 1:00 PM and 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM.
During Margali (Margashrisha) Temple opens early.
Rameswaram Ramanathaswamy Temple Pooja Timing:
Palliyarai Deepa Arathana – 5:00 AM
Spadigalinga Deepa Arathana – 5:10 AM
Thiruvananthal Deepa Arathana – 5:45 AM
Vila Pooja – 7:00 AM
Kalasanthi Pooja – 10:00 AM
Uchikala Pooja – 12:00 NOON
Sayaratcha Pooja – 6:00 PM
Arthajama Pooja – 8.30 PM
Palliyarai Pooja – 8:45 PM
Arulmigu Ramanatha Swami Temple or Rameswaram Temple is a very famous and Ancient Shiva temple in Tamilnadu, India. This temple is in a small island and is connected with a bridge called Pamban Bridge. This Rameswaram Temple is one of the 12 jyotirlingas in India. The presiding deity, the Lingam of Ramanathaswamy (Shiva), and is believed to have been established and worshiped by Rama, an avatar of the god Vishnu, to absolve the sins created during the Ramayana war at Sri Lanka.
There are 22 theerthams (well) inside the temple, Bathing in these Tīrthas is an important aspect of the pilgrimage to Rameswaram and is considered equivalent to penance.
Rameswaram Ramanathaswamy Temple 22 Theerthams Names:
1) Mahalakshmi Theertham
2) Savithri Theertham
3) Gayathri Theertham
4) Saraswathi Theertham
5) Sethu Madhava Theertham
6) Gandhamadana Theertham
7) Kavatcha Theertham
8) Gavaya Theertham
9) Nala Theertham
10) Neela Theertham
11) Sanku Theertham
12) Sakkara Theertham
13) Brahmahathi Vimochana Theertham
14) Sooriya Theertham
15) Chandra Theertham
16) Ganga Theertham
17) Yamuna Theertham
18) Gaya Theertham
19) Siva Theertham
20) Sadyamirtha Theertham
21) Sarva Theertham
22) Kodi Theertham
Rameswaram Ramanathaswamy Temple Dress Code:
A Strict dress code is maintained in Padmanabha Swamy Temple while entering the temple.
For Ladies, Girls, Womens and Kids all indian Tradiotional Dresses are allowed. Saree, Salwar or kurta-kurti with dupatta.
For Kids, Boys and Mens should not wear shirt, T-shirt or vest. Should enter with bare body with lungi. You can cover your body with a towel/kanduva.
Rameswaram Ramanathaswamy Temple Address:
Arulmigu Ramanathaswamy Temple,
Rameswaram – 623 526.
Phone /Fax: 04573 – 221223, 04573 – 223230