waterfalls originate from the Lakshmana Tirtha River which is a tributary of
the Kaveri river. These waterfalls have
a mythological significance and there is an interesting story behind the origin
of this waterfall. It is said that while Lord Rama and Lakshmana were searching
for Sita, they got thirsty. In order to quench the thirst, Lord Lakshmana shot
an arrow at the Brahmagiri Hill and from that particular spot the Lakshmana
Tirtha River oozed out.
are the ideal time to visit Iruppu Falls as during this time you will get to
see a breathtaking view of the water gushing along the cliff. You should also
visit The Rameshwara Temple which is located near these falls.