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Houses of the Holy

Sri Ramanathaswamy temple; Tamil Nadu Tamil Nadu is one of the 28 states of India. Its capital is Chennai, formerly Madras


The long colonnade of the Ramalingeshvara Temple 1884 Photograph of a colonnade in the Ramalingeshvara Temple, Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu, taken by Nicholas and Company in c.1884, from the Archaeological Survey of India Collections. (via British Library)


Ramanathaswamy temple is one of the twelve jyotirlingas, and is located on the island of Rameshwaram, Tamil Nadu, India. Ramanathaswamy temple is known for its longest corridor among Hindu temples. Shri Ram prayed Lord Shiva to absolve his sins after the battle between Ravana. Read more...