The corridor of Ramnathswamy Temple at Rameshwaram is the largest temple corridor in India. The temple has 1220 metres of magnificent corridors and has 1200 gigantic granite columns. Ramnathswamy temple was built in the 17th century. The temple is situated close to the sea on the eastern side of the island and has a 54 metre tall gopuram.
Rameshwaram is an island situated in the Gulf of Mannar at the tip of
the Indian peninsula. Rameshwaram is one of the twelve Jyotirlingas of
India. Rameshwaram is an important pilgrimage destination for Hindus.
According to the Hindu mythology, Lord Rama performed thanksgiving
rituals at Rameshwaram after his triumph over the demon king Ravana.
Therefore, Rameshwaram attracts Vaishnavites and Saivites