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Town in Tamil Nadu, India

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Rameswaram: Town in Tamil Nadu, India
Rameswaram is a town and municipality in the Ramanathapuram district of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is on Pamban Island separated from mainland India by the Pamban channel and is about 40 kilometres from Mannar Island, Sri Lanka. It is in the Gulf of Mannar, at the tip of the Indian peninsula. Pamban Island, also known as Rameswaram Island, is connected to mainland India by the Pamban Bridge. Rameswaram is the terminus of the railway line from Chennai and Madurai. Together with Varanasi, it is considered to be one of the holiest places in India to Hindus, and part of the Char Dham pilgrimage.

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CPI (M) workers wear vegetables to protest against farm bills in Tamil Nadu [Video]

CPI (M) workers wear vegetables to protest against farm bills in Tamil Nadu

Communist Party of India (Marxist) workers held a unique protest at Thangachimadam Island in Rameshwaram on September 19. Protest was against the passage of agriculture reform bills in the Lok Sabha...

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:22Published
Watch: Special prayers performed in Rameswaram temple for Kamala Harris [Video]

Watch: Special prayers performed in Rameswaram temple for Kamala Harris

Special prayers were performed in TN’s Rameswaram for Kamala Harris' win in US Elections 2020. Harris is the democratic vice-president nominee in upcoming elections. Harris was born to an Indian..

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 02:47Published
Special prayers performed for Kamala Harris in Rameswaram [Video]

Special prayers performed for Kamala Harris in Rameswaram

Special prayers were performed in Rameswaram for Kamala Harris, democratic vice presidential nominee. Worship is being done for her victory in the upcoming US elections. Earlier, posters of Kamala..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:14Published
Police inspects Pamban Bridge railway tracks in Rameswaram ahead of Independence Day [Video]

Police inspects Pamban Bridge railway tracks in Rameswaram ahead of Independence Day

The security tightened in TN's Rameswaram ahead of Independence Day. The police personnel inspected the Pamban Bridge railway tracks and took surveillance of the area. The nation will celebrate 73rd..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:09Published
Watch: Magnificent bright 'Halo' around sun spotted in Rameswaram sky [Video]

Watch: Magnificent bright 'Halo' around sun spotted in Rameswaram sky

A bright 'Halo' around the sun was spotted in the sky around noon in Tamil Nadu's Rameswaram on August 03. Locals enjoyed the spectacle in the sky for more than half an hour. 'Halo' looked as colourful..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:02Published
Samaritans step-up to help the needy amid the Coronavirus crisis [Video]

Samaritans step-up to help the needy amid the Coronavirus crisis

A couple, Migza and Faiyaz Sheikh who run a small-scaled school at Mumbai's Malad area waived off the fees of their students when they found that their parents couldn't afford to pay the fees amid the..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 04:09Published
TN fishermen demands decrease in diesel prices to meet COVID challenges [Video]

TN fishermen demands decrease in diesel prices to meet COVID challenges

Amid coronavirus induced lockdown, industries across country are facing hardships. Among this, the fishery industry suffered a major blow due to the pandemic. In context to this, fishermen association..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:11Published
70-yr-old training children in 'ancient martial arts' for free in Rameswaram [Video]

70-yr-old training children in 'ancient martial arts' for free in Rameswaram

Ganapathy Murugesan, a native of Sambai village in Rameswaram, is using his spare time to teach Silambam to children for free. He is teaching heroic games of Tamils, Silambam art as a defensive..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:45Published

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