Out of the 22 theerthams in Rameswaram, Jadayu Theertham is very mainstream and holds monstrous religious essentialness. There is a fascinating legend from the Hindu Epic - Ramayana related with the cause of this sanctuary. Jadayu ruler of winged animals fell at the sanctuary site while battling against Ravana evil presence ruler to spare Lord Rama's partner, Goddess Sita. Afterward, a sanctuary was built at where he fell and kicked the bucket. This sanctuary, encompassed by sand rises, likewise includes a lake that is loaded with water, which is sweet in taste. It is believed to be the most visaited place in the region.