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The story of ghost Town (Part 2)

Dhanushkodi : Night of 1964 December 22: It was raining heavily… Nobody in the Dhanushkodi city realized that as a signal of Storm. On December 21, satellite images showed clouds from the storm covered 965 Km on the sky. The Storm got intense and moves towards the Gulf of mannar region.Fishermen of Dhanushkodi were warned […]

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Story of a Ghost Town

The word Dhanushkoti can be split into dhanush (bow) and kodi (the end) It literally means “The end of the bow” in tamil language. Ramayana depicts that this is the place where lord Rama pointed the end of his bow (Godhandam) and ordered his troops to built a bridge (Ram-sethu) across the sea to reach […]

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Devotees Not Allowed Inside Rameswaram temple for 5 days

Because of the Fifth Consecration (Kumbabishegam-2016) on january 20, 2016. Public Dharshan service of the presiding deities of Rameswaram Temple ( Ramanathaswamy and Parvathavarthini ) will be stopped for five days ahead from January 16 ahead. During this period of time Devotees are not allowed to worship deities Inside the Temple. Also Holy dip (sacred […]

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Two New Special Trains in Rameswaram

The Southern Indian Railway has recently announced two special trains between Madurai and Rameswaramon January 19 & 20 because for the Rameswaram Ramanathaswamy temple consecration (Kumbabishegam). Train 1: Train Name: Madurai-Rameswaram Express Timings: Leaves Madurai at 11.30 P.M (on January 19) Reach Rameswaram at 3.30 A.M ( January 20) Train 2 : Train Name: Rameswaram […]

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