Thiruketheeswaram Kovil, Mannar

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  • Not too far from Mannar on the Jaffna Road. The road was super so the drive was comfortable. Males, please take note- you need to remove your shirt or undershirt when visiting the kovil. No footwear.....  more »
  • Located almost in the middle of no where, except by a beautiful little lake, is the kovil dedicated to Lord Shiva! Supposedly dating back to pre Vijaya, this ancient temple is now under renovation...  more »
  • Thiru Kedeeswaram Sivan Temple at north Srilanka is around 2000 years old. One of 276 தேவார பாடல் பெற்ற Lord Shiva Temple. Sri Kedhu Bhagavan prayed Lord Shiva here. The consort is Sri Gowri Ambal. The old temple structure was destroyed by cyclone during 16th century. The temple is being renovated with granite now.
  • Ketheeswaram temple is an ancient Hindu temple in Mannar, Northern Province Sri Lanka. Overlooking the ancient period Tamil port towns of Manthai and Kudiramalai, the temple has lay in ruins, been restored, renovated and enlarged by various royals and devotees throughout its history.
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