Pirotan Island Marine Park

Yellow Carpet sea Anemone at Pirotan Island – Photo Source : Creative commons. CC BY-SA 3.0. Pirotan Island Marine Park is off the coast of Bedi Port or Nava port in Gamnagar district of Gujarat state, India. Marine Park in Pirotan Island is at a distance of 12 nautical miles or 22 kilometers of the…

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Laskshadweep islands

Laskshadweep islands – Bangaram, Kavaratti, Kadmat, Kalpeni, Minicoy, etc, consists of 3 reefs, 12 atolls and 5 submerged banks. 10 out of the total 26 islands are inhabited. Human inhibited islands in Laskshadweep are Agatti, Amini, Andrott, Bangaram , Bitra, Chetlat, Kadmat, Kalpeni, Kavaratti, Kiltan and Minicoy. It is believed that the island’s coral reefs…

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Rameswaram temple

Rameshwaram temple is on the Pamban island off mainland India in the Bay of Bengal connected to Tamilnadu by Pamban bridge. The temple is well known for its magnificent corridors and massive sculptured pillars. The third corridor in the temple is the largest corridor in the world. This  temple and the town are hence known as ‘The…

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