|Varaha Narasimha Swamy|
Simhachalam Temple is the abode of Lord Varaha Narasimha Swamy also extolled as Simhadri Appanna. Almighty Bhagavan of Simhachala is located about 15km from the port city of Vishakapatnam,Andhra Pradesh. The pilgrim town of Simhachalam stands at a height of 800feet(244metres) from the sea level of Bay of Bengal.The temple address and contact telephone number are given below.The temple architecture is mixture of Orissian(Main/Central Shrine) and Dravidian(Entrance Gopuram). The main deity is covered with sandal paste(Chandanam) throughout the year except on Vaishaka Sudda Thadiya. On this auspicious day, the main deity gives Nijapada Darshan( the true form of God ) for 12hrs only.
Simhachalam Temple Darshan Timings
|Morning||07:00am to 11:30am|
|Afternoon||12:30pm to 3:00pm|
|Evening||04:00pm to 7:30pm|
Sri Simhachalam Temple Address:
M/s Executive Officer Simhachalam Devasthanam
Opp to RTC Bustand
Temple Contact Telephone Number : 0891-2764949
How to Reach Simhachalam Temple:
APSRTC buses are frequently available from Vishakapatnam City Railyway Station and Bus Station.Pilgrims or Devotees shall catch the APSRTC Bus Route no 6A to reach the temple directly.