|SRIRANGAM is a
holy town near Trichinopoly.
The town lies between
two arms of the river Kaveri.
It that town stand the temple of God Ranganatha.
It is a very ancient and famous temple.
Ranganatha means lord of the stage world.
The idol of Ranganatha is very big. It is made of black
stone. He is in a sleeping posture with the serpent-god Adishesha supporting him as on a
Bhu-Devi and Neela Devi are the two consorts of God
Ranganatha. They sit at his feet.
According to our Puranas, God Brahma worshipped this idol