Almost everyone in India or well versed with Hinduism knows the story of how the Lord Rama defeated the evil demon Ravana, the ruler of Lanka (present day Sri Lanka) at the end of his 14 year long journey from Ayodhya to Lanka while he was banished from his kingdom
We humans are always related to various kinds of sentiments and rituals. Even history seems to have witnessed all the dedications that have been shown by us towards the worship of God. Since from the day that we have taken birth in this holy planet which was though said to
Hinduism is one of the oldest religions on this planet, spanning across generations with a varied history. Therefore, it is quite natural that Hinduism will have more than a few handful of folk lores, myths and most importantly, deities. One such powerful and significant Hindu deity is Shiv or Shiva.
Placed atop the Indian isthmus on the Pamban Island, the Rameshwaram Temple is one of the twelve ‘Jyotirlingas’ and a famous Hindu holy pilgrimage in India. Spread across 15 acres, this very shrine is comprised of a main deity in the shape of a ‘linga’ called Sri Ramanatha Swamy, which