Penusila Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple Nellore
The Penusila Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple is situated at the foot of a hill in the Penchalakona Valley. There is an image of the Lord, represented as a self-manifested one (Swayambhu). Two stones are entwined to form a lion’s head upon a man's body.The "Sthalapurana", or ancient story, of the temple indicates that it was a famed for the swami “Thapovan of Kanvamaharshi” who performed penance there. Penchalakona is a village located in the Rapur Mandal of Nellore district in Andhra Pradesh, India, 70 km west of Nellore.
There is an annual festival at the temple, which is a major event in Penchalakona, celebrated during Vaisakha, the period of time in the Hindu solar calendar that begins in mid-April in Bengal, Nepal, and Punjab. It starts on the day of Suddha Dwadasi and lasts until Bahula Padyami, a total of five days. Devotees congregate for Narasimhaswamy Jayanthi to celebrate the occasion.
Penusila Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple seva Timings
S.no Time Seva Name
1 5.00 AM Suprabhatha Seva
2 5.15 AM Gopuja
3 5:30 AM Abhishekam (Aarjitha Seva)
4 6:30 AM Sarva Darshanam
5 7:30 AM Sahasra Naamarchana, Mantra Pushpam, Bala Bhoga Nivedana
6 8:30 AM Veda Paarayanam
7 10:30 AM Sree Vaarla Nitya Kalyanam (Aarjitha Seva)
8 11:30 AM Maha Nivedhana
9 04:00 PM Sree Swamy Vaari Sahasra Naamarchana (Aarjitha Seva)
September 22, 2019 11:43 PM local time