யாழ்ப்பாண அரச குடும்பத்தின் அதிகாரப்பூர்வ இணையத்தளம்

The Official Website of the Royal Family of Jaffna (Sri Lanka)

යාපනය රාජකීය පෙළපතේ නිල වෙබ් අඩවිය

King Statue

Historical Images


Keerimalai is a town in Jaffna District, about 18 km from Jaffna town and it is close to the port city of Kankesanthurai. In Tamil Keerimalai means Mongoose-Hill and it is 50 feet above the main sea level. The fresh water comes from an underground spring. Keerimalai is a pilgrim centre and a sacred site with legendary bathing ponds. The sacred pond is very large and separated by a wall one side for male devotees and other side of the female devotees. Keerimalai is renowned for its natural water spring where illnesses are miraculously cured after bathing at Keerimalai sacred pond.

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