74 - Ahobilam (
ahobilaM
)
Primary Deity: Narasimha (
narasiMha, prahladha varadha
)
also known as Prahlada Varada
Consorts: Amritavalli (
amruthavalli
)


Utsava Moorthy:
Utsava Moorthy Consort:
Theerthams: Narasimha Theertham(Indra Theertham)
Nadi:
Vimanam: Guha Vimanam Sthala Vriksham:

Mandir ID: 74

Travel base, Address references

Located at:
Near: Nandyal
Travelbase: Cuddapah, Andhra Pradesh, India

Shrines in & around



Legends and Notes

-   This Nava Narasimha Kshetram enshrines Ahobila Narasimha, Varaha Narasimha, Malola Narasimha, Yogananda Narasimhan, Bhavana Narasimha, Kaarancha Narasimhan, Chakra Vada Narasimhan, Bhargava Narasimha and Jwala Narasimha

-   The two crests of the hill are caled Vedadri and Garudadri, through which the Bhavanasini Thirtham flows

-   There is a pillar near the Ugra Narasimhar and the Guha Narasimhar shrine; said to be the pillar, facing which the demon Hiranyakasipu asked Prahlada to demonstrate the omnipresence of Vishnu


Significant Places


Other Information

Significance:
This temple is considered to be Divya Desam
Worships:
Posture:
- seated facing east