Agnitheertham, Rameswaram

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Awaken your inner spiritual side and take part in a Hindu religious experience at Agnitheertham. Step into the calm sea where, according to local tradition, pilgrims wash away their sins. Afterwards, proceed to the temple and bathe in one of its 22 holy wells to complete the ritual. There is a total of 64 holy bodies of water on site; however, the 22 located inside the temple itself indicate the number of arrows in Lord Rama's quiver. Devotees consider bathing in the temple's waters a major aspect of pilgrimage. To visit Agnitheertham and other attractions in Rameswaram, use our Rameswaram online trip itinerary builder .
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  • Wooo.. what a fantastic view. This is really over of the most beautiful places in the world. Had great memories with my friends at this place. This place is really wonderful.  more »
  • Close to the temple this is the sea beach where lord Rama took bath before worshiping Lord Shiva. . You are expected to take bath here before going to temple. Very crowded . Parking for temple is avai...  more »
  • Agnitheertham is a place to take bath before going to Rameshwaram temple. It is only 400 meters away from the main temple. But this place is not maintaind and sea grass is kept everyehere. Local admim...  more »
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  • Good holy place to bath. The place is well managed by the trust as all the prices for holy activities have been mentioned & it reduced chances of pandits cheating u. The cleanliness is at par. There are constant announcements for the pilgrims to keep them aware.
  • Places to be considered as a heaven in evening with the essence of God.
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  • hope the hygiene was better and local sewage is not thrown into the sea.. raw and near bathing ghat
  • Not so clean beach.but there is an option for boating .70 per head. You can watch temple and light house from sea
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