Distance from Jaffna – 2.5 km (5 minutes)
Statue of Bharathi is situated in Nallur-Oddumadam Road, Jaffna. It is the statue of a famous Tamil poet, Chinnaswami Subramania Bharathi, whose poetry is extremely popular among Tamils from around the world. He is also known as “Bharathiyar” or “Mahakavi Bharathi”. He is considered one of the greatest Tamil literary icons in history.
Getting to Statue of Bharathi
From Jaffna travel along Stanley Road and Jaffna-Point Pedro Road to reach the Statue of Bharathi which is situated in Nallur-Oddumadam Road, Jaffna.