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Simahachalam Narashima Temple Vizag

This is one of the many(32,I guess) Narashima temples found in Andhra Pradesh. Located on the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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It is one of the ancient temples in Andhra Pradesh, not much crowded except some festivals like... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
akash n
Hyderabad, India
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Simhachalam, Visakhapatnam 530028, India
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is one of the many(32,I guess) Narashima temples found in Andhra Pradesh. Located on the simahachalam hill, this temple attracts many devotees throughout the year. This temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu, who is worshipped here as Varaha Narashima. This temple is a mix...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is one of the ancient temples in Andhra Pradesh, not much crowded except some festivals like Ganda Amavasya. Better to buy a 20rs ticket, gives you direct entry to save time. Best champak flowers, buttermilk is available. Free lunch is available for devotees.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

As we visited on a weekday, it was not crowded. Do not expect to return via Uber unless the same cab can wait during the visit. Luckily, there is a bus stand at a walking distance from the temple where you can find city buses...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Temple is beautifully located on hill.Very powerful place with great vibration.For fast darshan buy 100 Rs ticket in normal days one can also use normal entry.Second ticket for puja can be bought once you reach the temple premises i.e near to idol.For getting the puja...More

Thank Paali768
Reviewed 1 week ago

Got an opportunity to visit this temple, different view of the idol. Idol looked like shiv linga, used general queue which took about half an hour. It's about 20 kms from Vizag.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The temple is very well-maintained. The story of the deity is also quite unusual; the devotees get to see His face only one day in a year---all other days, the entire deity is covered with sandal paste. Even when the crowd is limited, the authorities...More

Thank Sundararajan51
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice hilltop location with spiritual bliss and great number of devotees from round the country.

1  Thank Chandrakant R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very Spiritual place, you will feel the energy as soon as you will enter into the temple, very disciplined and cooperative staff.

1  Thank Nitesh A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this holy place during my stay in Vizag for a conference and I was really impressed by it The location (around 50 mins drive from Vizag) is on top of a hill and the drive is itself very scenic The place is huge...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wide Spread Area, all facilities, beutiful localities, lot of greenery and will have peace on visit. There is specific area called "Kappa Stambam" in local language ( Frog Pillar in English) for which puja is celebrated and delotees tie themselves with that to get out...More

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Response from Deeptam | Reviewed this property |
You can rent a bike in Vizag. Also APTDC city tour bus takes you to the Temple. Auto and other cars are available from city. APSRTC buses also go there.