Thiruketheeswaram temple திருக்கேதீஸ்வரம், Manthoddam, Mannar, Sri Lanka

This is a sacred pre-historic temple  in Manthoddam situated in Mannar District about seven miles north of Mannar town in Sri Lamka. It is famous according to legends as the kovil where Ketu Bhagavan worshipped Siva or Lord Eeswaram. Hence this… Continue Reading

Koneswaram temple Trincomalee Sri Lanka (திருக் கோணேச்சரம் கோயில்)

Koneswaram Temple Trincomalee

Koneswaram temple Trincomalee Sri Lanka (திருக் கோணேச்சரம் கோயில்). The temple complex is known locally as Konecharam Kovil (கோணேச்சரம்), the abode of Kona—Eiswara (the Chief Lord). Lord Shiva is known as Konesar (Tamil: கோணேசர்) (pronounced Konechar or Konasir). (Photo: Dschen Reinecke, Germany)… Continue Reading