History of Ramanathaswamy
Temple
Rameshwaram
Theertham
Rameshwaram Abishekas Archanas and Special Poojas
Rameshwaram Festivals
Dhanushkodi Photos
Dhanushkodi Beach Photos
Rameshwaram Beach Photos
Rameshwaram Sea Photos
Rameshwaram Pamban Railway Bridge Photos

Rameshwaram Festivals

The Important festivals of this temple are Mahashivarathri, Adi Ramalinga Prathista, Adi Thirukalayanam and floating festival on Thai Poosam night in Lakshmana Theertham tank on the western side of the temple.  During Ardhodayam and Mahodayam coming of once in several years Pancha Moorthy’s (Vinayaka, God, Goddess, Muruga and Chandiswara will be taken to Dhanushkodi for theerthavari.

Apart from these annual festivals Thai first and Chitrai (Tamil New year) first day are mostly celebrated in this temple.

Name of the Festivals Months Duration

Maha Sivarathri

  • Rishaba Vahana
  • Maha Sivarathri Abishekam
  • Silver-Car Procession
Febuary - March 10 Days

Vasanthautsavam

May - June 10 Days

Ramalinga Prathista Utsavam

  • Riswabavahana Darshan
June - July 10 Days

Thiru Kalyana Festival

  • Rishabavana Darshan
  • Silver Car Procession
  • Tapas
  • Sayana Sevai in Gold Palanquin
  • Thiru Kalyanam
July - August 17 Days

Navarathri Dasara

Vijayadasami Day

August - September 10 Days

Kantha Sasti

September - October 6 Days

Arudhra Darshanam

December - January 10 Days

Click here to add rameswaram.co.in to your favorites