Retrieved 13 December Return On 18 May,Sat. Many institutions and agencies have time and again reported that Rama Setu is a man-made structure and not a natural formation. Had it not been so, these reefs could not have been there. Mahabharata discusses Nalasetu not only as an engineering marvel but as had been used as well by people to reach Lanka the time the great epic was written. Back in October too the US agency had rebutted a story circulated by an Indian news agency based on claims made by a couple of NRI websites and Hindu news services that "space images taken by NASA" had revealed "a mysterious ancient bridge in the Palk Strait".
Sri Lanka is shaped like a giant teardrop falling from the southern tip of the vast Indian subcontinent.
In this epic, there is a mentioning about a bridge, which was built between Rameswaram India and Sri Lankan coast under the supervision of a dynamic and invincible figure called Rama who is supposed to be the incarnation of the supreme. He fired hundreds of golden arrows which became serpents that cut off Ravana's heads, but ultimately had to use the divine arrow of Brahma which had the power of the gods in it and cannot miss its target to slay Ravana. Ramayana gives us a graphic and a block by block description about the construction of the setu in its 85 slokas or verses. Precisely due to this reasons the Missionary controlled media supported by the leftists are determined to destroy the Ram sethu as part of their conspiracy against Hinduism. Cotton suggested that the channel could be dredged to enable passage of ships, but nothing was done until when Major Sim directed the blasting and removal of some rocks. For Daily Alerts.