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Small but Smart Temple

Outskirts of Madurai but Lord Narasimha in Yogic form. Even Bells will not ring on entering Sanctum... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2018
Sathyamurthy R
Tiruchirappalli, India
Cave temple

Very unique temple with Narasimha carved right on the rock surface of a cave. Had a very peaceful... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2018
Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed 19 July 2018

Outskirts of Madurai but Lord Narasimha in Yogic form. Even Bells will not ring on entering Sanctum Sanctorum when you dash them !

Thank Sathyamurthy R
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Very unique temple with Narasimha carved right on the rock surface of a cave. Had a very peaceful Darshan of the gods being a Monday. Saturdays used to be crowded. A small and must see temple just outside Madurai city.

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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Beautiful temple & built out of a rock. It is quite near Madurai city & not very crowded & you can have a peaceful darshan

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

You can plan to visit this temple at Anai Malai which is on the way between Azhagar Koil and Madurai city. The main deity/ temple is inside the mountain rock The Devi deity and the main Narasinga Perumal deity are considered powerful and appealing. I...More

Thank S Velu M
Reviewed 19 November 2017

We went here on a Saturday where huge crowd was there at the Narasingavalli sanctum. It is a cave temple more than thousand years old. It is near the famous Thirumogur Perumal temple.

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

From Madurai, the temple is situated at a distance of about 20 kms on the route to Tiruchirappalli. From Othakadai, we should deviate in the right , about 2 kms to reach the temple. The temple is dedicated to Narasimhar [Half man and half lion],...More

Thank 225balasubramanians
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Lord Narashima is beautiful to pray here. Will get peace of mind and all worries will disappear. Very near in Madurai outskirts, A must visit temple

Thank sekharak
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Narasimha has been known as an incarnation of Lord Vishnu, in which he Killed a demon named Hiranya Kashyapa.. He has been hailed in epics as a great protector of Dharma and peace. He has been worshiped since then in Narasimha temple. The whole story...More

Thank muru7611
Reviewed 3 May 2017

It is located right at the foot of the rocky hill (Elephant Rock, named locally). About 5 km from the Mattuthavani Integrated Bus stand, take a diversion at Othakadai from the Mellur Road. It is a simple temple with a sanctum for Andal right at...More

1  Thank Deepakshankar K
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