Bookmark

No account yet? Register

Sri Adijaganathar Temple is a Lord Vishnu temple in Thirupullani near Rameswaram in Ramanathapuram district of Tamil Nadu. The temple is one of the divya desams and Lord Vishnu here was worshipped by Thirumangai Alwar.

It is 10 kms away from Rameswaram town and for Vaishanavites a must visit temple. Legend has that the Ramasethu which Lord Rama built across the sea to reach Lanka is behind Thirupullani. It is also the place, where Vibishana surrendered to Rama.

Popularity Rating

Parking Difficulty : Easy
Walking Needed : Less than 100 meters inside the temple
Time Needed : 20-30 minutes
Open Timings : 5.00 AM to 12:00 Noon and from 4.00 PM to 8.00 PM
Still Photography : Not Allowed inside the Inner Sanctum
Video Photography : Not Allowed inside the Inner Sanctum
Moolavar : Thirumeninaathar / Sornamalai
Sthala Vruksham : Arasu /Punnai
Theertham : Bhagaveri River (Gundaaru)
Traditional Name: Thiruchuzhi
Padal : Sundarar
Tropical Climate for most part of the year. Wear Cotton (March-November)
Wear Traditional Dress. Cover yourself decently
Avoid Shoes
Nearest Railway Station : Kodai Road Railway Station
Nearest Airport : Madurai Airport
Nearest National Highway : NH32
Nearest Landmark : Kodai Market

If you seeking progeny, then this becomes a must visit temple. Legend has that Dasaratha offered prayers to this Adi Jaganathar.

The temple is believed to have been built during the late 8th century AD by medieval Cholas and Pandyas. The temple has a five-tiered rajagopuram (gateway tower) facing east. There is a metal image of Krishna from the 13th-century Pandya period

Visited this place ? Your review will be helpful !

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *