Simhachalam Temple - Photo Courtesy Sureshira
Visakhapatnam is on the east coast of Andhra Pradesh. Simhachalam is a pilgrimage area at 16 kms from Visakhapatnam. This 11th Century Orissa and Chalukyan style temple is dedicated to the Lord Narasimha. It is believed that Lord Vishnu took his Narsimha avatar to save his devotee Prahlad at this place.