Devipattinam (Nava Bashanam)

Direction

A coastal village is also known as Navashabashanam. It is believed that Lord Rama worshiped Navagraha here. The temple near by here, is dedicated to Devi, who is said to have killed the demon Mahishasura at this spot. Hindus perform religious rites for their forefathers here.

Photo Gallery

  • Devipattinam-Navabashanam
    Devipattinam Navabashanam
  • Devipattinam-Fishing boats
    Devipattinam Fishing boats

How to Reach:

By Air

Madurai Airport around 120 KM away from Ramanathapuram Tuticorin airport (TCR), Thoothukudi, around 125 KM away from Ramanathapuram

By Train

Ramanathapuram has a railway station and is well connected to the major cities of the Country via Express / Passenger Trains.

By Road

Ramanathapuram has a bus terminus. Mofussil buses, intra-city buses, Private Omni buses are available from major cities of Tamil Nadu. Devipattinam is just 14km from the district head quarter Ramanathapuram.

Stay

Hotels are available at Ramanathapuram.