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Long colonnade in the Ramalingeshvara Temple, Rameswaram 10032343

Photograph of a colonnade in the Ramalingeshvara
Temple, Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu, taken by Alexander Rea in c.1890,
from the Archaeological Survey of India Collections. This temple is
situated on the sacred Hindu island of Rameswaram, connected to the
mainland by a causeway. The site is believed to be related to the
story of Rama of the Ramayana epic. It was founded during the Chola
period but be…