Arulmigu Sri Kothanda Ramar
Sri Kothandaramar Temple,
Rani Chatram Street,
Rameswaram – 623 526,
Special pujas are performed on the last Purattasi Saturday in September-October.
Vibishana Pattabishekam-coronation – is celebrated in the month of Aani-June-July.
Brahmmotsavam, Tirukalyanam-Wedding festival-,
Car festival on the 10th day of Aani Tamil month (June-July),
Vijayadasami in September-October,
Vaikunta Ekadasi in December-January are the festivals grandly celebrated in the temple.
The temple is open from 8.30 a.m. to 10.30 a.m. and from 6.30 p.m. to 8.00 p.m.
Lord Rama grants darshan to the devotees in standing form holding His praised Kothanda bow from the sanctum sanctorum accompanied by Mother Sita and beloved brother Sri Lakshmana. Azhwars and Jaya Veera Anjaneya bless the devotees from their respective shrines. Sri Chakkarathazhwar and Lord Narasimha have separate shrines. The vimana-tower above sanctum sanctorum- has sculptures depicting the 10 incarnations of Lord Vishnu. The Lotus Feet of Lord Rama are installed behind the shrine of the presiding deity. The temple is under the management of Ramanathapuram Samsthan.