Sunday, December 20, 2015

Kadiri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple History

Kadiri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple History

Kadiri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple History

Lord Maha Vishnu toolk the form of Narasimha Swamy to kill the Hiranya Kasyapa. Even after killing the demon, he started roaming around forests and hills with anger. At Sthothadhri hill which is near to Kadiri Town, Devas along with Prahaladha prayed to calm down Narasimha swamy. Narasimha Swamy pleased with the prayers and withdraw the anger at this place. Hence Narasimha Swamy Temple here is called as Prahalada Sametha Narasimha Swamy Temple.

How to reach Kadiri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple ?

  1. Temple is 180 km from Tirupati. Direct bus is available from Tirupati to Kadiri
  2. Direct Train from Tirupati to Kadiri is available from Tirupati Central Railway station. Journey time is 3 hours 38 mins.
  3. Temple is 90 km from Anantapur Town. Direct bus is available from Anantapur at high frequency.
Please refer www.gotirupati.com for more details.