Carbon dating of ram setu
AD 850), referring to it is Set Bandhai or “Bridge of the Sea”. The earliest map that calls this area by the name Adam’s bridge was prepared by a British cartographer in 1804, probably referring to an Abrahamic myth, according to which Adam used the bridge to reach a mountain (identified with Adam’s Peak) in Sri Lanka, where he stood repentant on one foot for 1,000 years, leaving a large hollow mark resembling a footprint.
The tombolo was photographed by NASA’s Gemini missions back in 1966 (photo here).
By now everyone has had saturation coverage of this issue.
For those still uninitiated, Ram Sethu refers to a hypothetical man-made causeway bridging the Palk Strait between India and Sri Lanka.
Earlier there used to be a regular ferry service between Talaimannar of Sri Lanka and Rameswaram of India, which is currently withheld due to the continuing civil disorder within Lanka.
The western world first encountered it in “historical works in the 9th century” by Ibn Khordadbeh in his Book of Roads and Kingdoms (c.Later came Dwapyuga which was 4,32,000 x 2 years Kaliyuga is 4,32,000 years & we already passed 5100 after lord Krishna Disappeared.Total of Dwapar is 8,64,000 kaliyuga 5100 25,000 treta years when lord Rama took Swadham Gaman" means going to own Dham i.e. So approximately Lord Rama left 8,94,100 years back according to Valmiki Ramayan & about the Ram Setu project which was stopped in the year 2008 after the court got evidence about this setu which is Authentic.Since then, it has been attributed with several names like Set Bandhai, meaning Bridge of the Sea, Ramas Bridge and Adams Bridge.The Islamic legends state that it was used by Adam to traverse the route to Adams Peak in Sri Lanka to repent for 1000 years, during which he kept standing on one foot.