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Jadayu Theertham

Jatayu Theertham

Jadayu Theertham is a temple situated in Rameshwaram and lies on the Rameshwaram-Dhanushkodi road.

It is believed to be the spot where the mythical bird Jadayu fell fighting Ravana, who was forcefully carrying away Sita. A pond surrounded by seven sand dunes can be seen here. The water of the pond is tastes like a tender coconut.

Mahamaham festival celeberated here attracts scores of devotees.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Ramanathapuram
Location: Rameshwaram    


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