The Sri Ramanathaswamy Temple is another wonderful temple of Southern India that has been dedicated to worshiping Lord Rama as he occupies a lot of importance in the Hindu mythology and is considered highly sacred and auspicious place of pilgrimage as it is believed to be a place where a person can attain salvation. Across the country there are 7 places where it is believed that salvation can be attained and the Ramanathaswamy Temple is counted amongst one of those. The entire saga of Ramayana has been formulated in this place and it is of legendary importance.
The temple is located close to the sea and the prevailing climatic conditions are good. The temple has been constructed with strong pillars and it has the longest running corridor across the entire nation.