|Anthili Lakshmi Narasimhar|
5 Quick facts
Moolavar Lakshmi Narasimhar, Shantha swaroopi.
2) Temple history:
Garuda once felt anxious that he was left out both in Gajendra moksham and Narasimha Vaibavam. He did severe penance in this place and God gave him dharsham as Nakshmi Narasimhar.
Lord Narasimhar made Garuda understand that it was not intentional to leave him during Gajendra moksham / Narasimha Vaibavam and it was due to urgency.
Garudar felt very happy and wished that Lakshmi narasimhar should stay in that place and bless all devotees.
3) Anthili Temple timing and phone number
Temple Time : 7am-6pm4) Temple Location
Priest: Srikanth Bhattar Mobile: 94867 89200
Anthili is 35kms West of Villupuram and 1km East of Arakandanallur/ ThiruKovilur Railway Station ( Villupuram-Mugaiyur-Thirukovilur route)5) This is one of the 8 temples in Tamil Nadu, where Lord Narasimha provided darshan after the killing of Hiranya.
1) Singarakudi near Pondicherry/Cuddalore,
2) Anthili near Thiru Kovilur,
3) Parikkal near Kedilam,
6) Singaraperumal Koil near Chengalpet
8) Poovarasan kuppam
Temple Map for Anthili, Parrikal, Poovarasankuppam, Singiri
Recently we visited this temple (July 7th 2011) and nearby Narasimhar temples.
Srikanth Bhattar(Mobile: 94867 89200 ) was very kind enough to arrange food in his own house.
He took care of all the things that was needed for our puja on that day.
|Puja in Anthili Temple|