Khadri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy temple

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Khadri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy temple
Temple Address
Temple St, Revenue Colony, Kadiri, Andhra Pradesh 515591, Kadiri, Andhra Pradesh 515591
Temple overview

Kadiri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple is located in the southeastern part of Anantapur district in Andhra Pradesh, India. Narasimha means ‘Man Lion’ as that was the form taken by Lord Vishnu to kill Hiranyakashipu who could not be killed otherwise. Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy is one among the many renowned shrines in the Rayala Seema are ranking the importance with the great shrine of Sri Venkateswara Swamy, at Tirupati. The local hill called Stotradri is the place where the devas worshipped the Lord after He destroyed the demon Hinranyakasipu in the Durgam in Godduvelagala via which is situated nearby to this town Kadiri. This incarnation has been mentioned in the Puranas, Upanishads and the other religious textbooks of the Hindus. It is merely a mention of how truth can overcome evil despite the difficulties. He is envisioned as a half man with the torso and lower body and the face and hands, that of a lion. The Temple of Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy is one among the many renowned shrines in the Rayala Seema are ranking the importance with the great shrine of Sri Venkateswara Swamy, at Tirupati. The local hill called Stotradri is the place where the devas worshipped the Lord after He destroyed the demon Hinranyakasipu in the Durgam in Godduvelagala edge which is situated nearby to this town Kadiri.
Some derivative meaning is attributed to the word Khadri denoting the place with a hill representing the feet of Vishnu. Another version is that the town has been named after the Khadri tree (Acacia cached) under which the idol of the local temple of Narasimha Swamy is found. The place of Kadri and its surroundings are connected with several puranic legends.

Temple Timings
Monday
8:45 am - 1:00 pm, 2:30 pm - 4:15 pm
Tuesday
8:45 am - 1:00 pm, 2:30 pm - 4:15 pm
Wednesday
8:45 am - 1:00 pm, 2:30 pm - 4:15 pm
Thursday
8:45 am - 1:00 pm, 2:30 pm - 4:15 pm
Friday
8:45 am - 1:00 pm, 2:30 pm - 4:15 pm
Saturday
8:45 am - 1:00 pm, 2:30 pm - 4:15 pm
Sunday
8:45 am - 1:00 pm, 2:30 pm - 4:15 pm