Urukunda Narasimha swamy temple :

God and Godess :

  • Sri Veerabhadra swamy
  • Narasimha swamy

Location :

Urukunda Narasimha swamy temple (or)
Urukunda veeranna temple, Urukunda (village), Kauthalam(mandal), Adone(Taluk),
Kurnool district-518344,
Andhrapradesh.

Timings :

06:00 AM to 09:00 PM

Temple History :

Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy (veeranna) is the powerful god in urukunda village, Kurnool district, Andhrapradesh. The customs and treditions of Shaivas and Vaishnavas are different. Lord Narasimha is an incarnation of Lord Mahavishnu. The main temple has many other interesting facts and visited by lacks of devotees in Sravanamasa. A big peepal tree in this village, Under which there are two idols. One of Veerabhadra Swamy and other is Narasimha Swamy. This temple was built for two idols and there is no roof to the temple. This temple called as Veeranna or Eeranna temple.

According to Puranas there is a sage Hiranya in this place. His name changed to veeranna. The village people brought fruits and food to him and sought his blessings, Sage Eeranna helped to cure cronic diseases of villagers. One day the sage disappeard from his usual under the peepal tree. At the same time idol of Lakshmi Narasimha appeared below the tree. The devotees placed idol of Narasimha swamy under the Peepal tree and started worshipped him.
Shaiva and Vaishnava Sampradayas are followed in the Place.

Festivals :

  • Narasimha Jayanthi
  • Sravanamasam
  • Vaikunta Ekadasi
  • Mukkoti Ekadasi
  • Shivaratri

Ticket price for rituals, darshanams & special sevas :

  • Archana
  • Astottaram
  • Sahasranamarchana
  • Kumkumarchana
  • Abhishekam

Nearest Temples Around Urukunda Narasimha swamy temple :

  • Mantralayam Manchalamma temple – Kurnool district – 28.00 km
  • Mantralayam Sri Guru Raghavendra Swamy Mutt – Kurnool district – 43.00 km
  • Yemmiganur Sri Neelakanteswara Swamy Temple – Kurnool district – 43.00 km
  • Kasapuram Sri Nettikanti Anjaneya swamy temple – Anantapur district – 90.00 km
  • Bellary Sri Nagareswara swami Temple – Bellary District – 102.00 km
  • Bellary Durgadevi temple – Bellary District – 105.00 km
  • Hampi Sri Virupaksha Temple – Bellary District – 119.00 km
  • Pennaahobilam Narasimha Swamy temple – Anantapur district – 130.00 km
  • Alampur Sri Jogulamba Devi Temple – Mahabubnagar district – 135.00 km
  • Somayajulapalle Brahmakumaris Mutt – Kurnool district – 140.00 km
  • Anantapur Iskcon temple – Anantapur district – 153.00 km
  • Nandavaram Choudeswari Devi temple – Kurnool district – 162.00 km
  • Mahanandi Sri Mahanandeeswara swamy temple – Kurnool district – 193.00 km

Nearest Bus Stations :

  • Adoni – 30.00 km
  • Mantralayam – 37.00 km
  • kurnool – 112.00 km

Nearest Railwaystations :

Adoni – 30.00 km

Nearest Airports :

  • Kadapa / Cuddapah Airport – 250.00 km
  • Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, Shamshabad(hyderabad) – 283.00 km
  • Kempegowda International Airport, Bangalore – 340.00 km
  • Tirupati Airport, Renigunta – 400.00 km

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