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Simhachalam Temple - Photo Courtesy Sureshira

Simhachalam temple is a Lord Narsimha temple located near Visakhapatnam. The temple is a mix of Orissan and Dravidian styles of architecture. It is one of the eighteen "Naarasimha Kshetras" i.e. shrines of Lord Narasimha in India. Simhachalam temple is known as the second richest temple in India (after Tirupati). The carved 16-pillared Natya mandapa and the 96-pillared Kalyana mandapa are highlights of the temple.

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Temple or Holy Place (Lord Narsimha)

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