Believed to be the abode of Lord Narasimha, Yadagiri Gutta is one of the most popular and frequently visited Hindu temples dedicated to Lord Vishnu. Located around 60 km away from the main city of Hyderabad, Yadagirigutta is extremely popular among devotees and is also known as Laksmi Narasimha Temple and witnesses a rush of not less than 5,000 to 8,000 pilgrims every single day! These devotees come here to seek the great lord's blessings, offer him their vows and prayers, perform poojas and Abhishekams, and carry out the Sasawata Kalayanam.
Lord Narasimha is known as 'Vaidya Narasimha' or doctor and it is believed that He cures anyone visiting the temple of any chronic or longstanding disease. The entire temple complex is made of stone and it spreads over an area of 14 Acres. Apart from its religious importance, the location of the temple atop a hill makes for some gorgeous views and refreshing escapades.
8 months ago by Sravya Vemuri
This temple is located on the top of a hill. One can reach the top of the hill either by car, by walk or by autos. A number of autos will be waiting near the climbing area. They might charge up to Rs.50 to take you from the top to the base. The garbagriha, or the sacred sanctum is inside a cave which has a sloppy side. There is a free entry for children up to the age of 12, and the cost of one ticket is around Rs.120. two ladoos will also be given as a Prasad. The place is easily accessible from Hyderabad as well.
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