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Simhachalam Temple

Simhachalam Temple in Visakhapatnam

The Historic Temple at the Simhachalam, built in the 11th Century, where the Lord Varaha Narasimha Swami temple is located, resembles the rich cultural heritage Visakhapatnam holds. Located on the Hilltop, at a height of 244 m, popularly called the Hill of the Lion Lord, is the temple of Lord Vishnu in the avatar of Sri Narasimha Swamy varies. Millions of devotees from around the world visit this temple every year, especially during the Chandanotsavam Festival Season.

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Andhra Pradesh, India
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83.2478951°N, 17.7667955°E
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Overall Rating:4.7

  '5' out of 5
"This is the Temple of Lord Narasimha, one of the avataras of Lord Vishnu. This temple has great architecture inside. This is old, very famous temple. Easy to travel from Vizag, many public transportation available."
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"Lord Anjaneya Swamy Statue, Simhachalam Temple, Simhachalam (Simhadri) 530028, Visakhapatnam (Vizag), Andhra Pradesh, India"
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"Sandal(sundhanam) abishakam Will be done once in a year on Vaigasi visaga natcharum. That day only you can see full view of Lord Narasimha"
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"Holy place in vizag of Lord lakshmi narasimha temple in eastern ghats"
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"Eagerly waiting to see appanna swamy it is daiva nirnayam"

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