• Vishnu

Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple


The Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and is located in Bengaluru, in Karnataka, India. The presiding deity is Lord Lakshmi Narasimaha swamy.

About The Temple

Around two hundred to three hundred years back the city of Bangalore was limited to the business sectors in and around the present Kempegowda Road. Bangalore contained the thickly populated extend from Cottonpet to City Corporation Office.Bangalore was all of cottonpet, akkipet, chickpet, doddapet, halasurupet, sultanpet, mandipet and balepet. Rest of the area comprised of horticultural land and a wide range of towns. Bangalore around then was a private cum business focus and distinctive organizations used to live in gatherings.

The guests to Bangalore used to enter Bangalore through Balepet which had little bye paths, houses and bloom gardens. Since Balepet is toward the start of Bangalore, the same was named as Bengaluru Bagilu(Door of Bangalore). Ruler Narasimha used to secure the whole city. Subsequently the general population of Bangalore began to call this god Balebagilu Narasimha(Narasimha of Balebagilu)

The seniors used to portray the verifiable episode about Sri Balebagilu Narasimha.In the previous one night a man got a fantasy. In the fantasy he saw god-like and he revealed to him that the two symbols in the Suvarnamukhi pool of Bannerghatta ought to be introduced .Later the individual went to minister Narsimhacharya and educated about the fantasy.

At the point when the villgers looked the Suvarnamukhi lake they discovered two idols.One icon was introduced behind champdame temple in Bannerghatta and the other symbol was conveyed to Balebagilu by the villagers. The symbol which was called Shri Prasanna Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy was introduced behind Pillanjaneya Gudi. The icon measured three to three and a half feet in stature and was comprised of saligrama shile. The symbol had four hands and a Shankhchakra. One hand grasped ShriLakshmi and the other one was abhayahastha. In the padmapeetha where Narasimha was introduced, Garuda was likewise present and resembles the Garuda is conveying Lord Narasimha.

Ordinary distinctive sort of Trikala seva is performed for Lord Narasimha. Amid Vaishaka Shudha Chaturdashi day of consistently within the sight of Chitta Swamy Nakshathra Brahmotsava will be performed with grandeur and magnificence. Balebagilu Narsimha temple was assembled utilizing stones with old style of design. There is a primary entryway by Garudagambha which is before Lord Narsimha symbol. There is just a single samll gopura over the principle entryway.


Narasimha Jayanthi is celebrated during Vaikunta shudha chaturdashi and full moon (pournami) day or on the day of Swathi nakshathra(star). On this particuar day Lord Vishnu took the avatar of "Narasimha"

How To Reach Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple

Bangalore main BMTC bus station and Kempegowda (KSRTC) Main Bus station are located at a distance of about one Km from the temple. The Nearest railhead is Bangalore Central Railway Station. The Nearest Airport is Bangalore International Airport.

Temple Address

Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple,
2nd Temple Street, Vyalikaval,
Kodandarampura, Malleshwaram West,
Bengaluru, Karnataka - 560003.


Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:-

  • Salvation
  • Wealth
  • Relief from diseases
  • Purchase of vehicles
  • Gain Knowledge

Achutham Keyshavam Rama Narayanam Krishna Damodaram Vasudevam Harim Shridharam Madhavam Gopika Vallabham Janaki Nayakam Ramachandram Bhajey

Meaning -Oh Lord who cannot be perished, who also has names like Keshava, Rama, Damodara, Narayana, Sridhara, Madhava, Krishna, Ramachandra the beloved of Janaki, let me say your name regularly.

Vasudeva Sutham Devam Kamsa Chanoora Mardhanam Devaki Paramanandham Krishnam Vande Jagathgurum

Meaning -I bow to you O Krishna, the ultimate guru, Devaki and Vasudeva's son, and the destroyer of Kamsa and Chanur.

Adharam Madhuram Vadanam Madhuram Nayanam Madhuram Hasitam Madhuram Hridayam Madhuram Gamanam Madhuram Mathuraa Dhipate Rakhilam Madhuram

Meaning -Meaning - Sweet are Your lips, sweet is Your face, sweet are Your eyes, sweet is Your smile, sweet is Your heart, sweet is Your gait, O Lord of Mathura, everything about You is sweet.

Alokya Mathur Mukha Madarena Sthanyam Pibantham Saraseeruhaksham Sachinmayam Devam Anantha Roopam Balam Mukundam Manasa Smarami

Meaning -I think of this Balamukundan as the one who looks lovingly at his mother's face while taking milk from her, who has eyes similar to the red lotus, who is the embodiment of truth and intelligence and other forms.


The temple is open from 7:00 AM to 12:30 PM and 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

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