In Kritayuga, Sage Sounaka and his colleagues gathered in Naimisaranya in Antharvedi to conduct Satrayaga in their Leisure time, they used to learn about distinguished and significant historical Indian Shrines from suta, a quranic narrator. One day, they asked him to tell about the greatness and significance of Antarvedi Shrine and Lord Lakshmi Narasimha. Suta was Pleased to tell the story which was once told by Lord Brahma to Sage Narada.
Sage Vasista after mingling the Goutam Branch of the river Godavari into the Sea established his ashram Lord Brahma, to get freed from the sins committed against Lord Sankara, performed Rudrayaga, and installed Lord Neela Kantheswara there.
As that Place was made a stage or ‘Vedic to perform the Yaga, it was named Antarvehi It is the place beside the Vasis Once Narada asked Lord Brahma to tell about the historical background of the Antarvedi, Lord Brahma spoke as follows.thta river. After some time, Raktavilochana, the son of Hiranyaksha, did a tremendous penance for ten thousand years on the banks of the Vasishta river, to please Lord Siva and to get his Grace Lord Sanjara was very much please with his penance and appeared before him.
He promised to bless him with Whatever he would desire. Raktavilochana asked him that the number of sand particles drenched by the blood drops falling from his body onto the ground at war, would produce an equal number of Rakshasas as strong and vigorous as himself after and they would assist him at was and become one with him after killing all the enemies in Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple.
Timings to visit Antharvedi Temple
Monday To Sunday 5:30am–12:30pm, 3:00pm–7:30pm
Pooja / Seva Details
|2||Sri Sudharshana Homam|
Rs 400/- 1 Day, Rs 4000/- for 1 Month, Rs 10,000/- for 3 Months,
Rs 20,000/- for 6 Months, Rs.40,000/- for 1 Year
|3||Mokkubadi Kalyanam||Rs 1116/-|
|4||Saraswathi Pooja||Rs 2500/-|
|5||Donation For Marriage||Rs 500/-|
|6||Marriage Shed 1||Rs 5000/-|
|7||Marriage Shed 2||Rs 5000/-|
|8||Marriage Shed 3(Opposite Office)||Rs 2000/-|
|9||Marriage Site(North Side of Garbhalayam)||Rs 2500/-|
|10||Video Charges||Rs 200/-|
|11||Suprabatha Seva||Rs 100/-|
|13||Astothra Namarchana(Per Couple)||Rs 250/-|
|17||Athi Sigra Dharshanam||RS 25/-|
|18||Kesa Chandana||RS 10/-|
|19||Harathi||Rs 50/-(Per Person)|
|23||Vahana Pooja||Rs 58/-(For 2 Wheelers), Rs 116/- (For 3&4 Wheelers)|
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Festivals Celebrate Antharvedi
Kalyanamohasthavam from Magha Sudha Sapthami to Magha Bahula Padyami, Sri Venkateswara Swamy Kalyanam during Jesta Sudha Ekadasi, and Sri Narasimha Jayanthi during Vaisakha Sudha Chaturdasi are prominent festivals celebrated in the temple.
How to reach Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple, Antharvedi
By Air: Visakhapatnam International Airport – 267 km, Rajamundry Airport – 115 km
By Train: Kakinada town Junction – 108 km, Bhimavaram Railway Station – 50.2 km
By Bus: Tanuku – 68.5 km, Kakinada – 110 km, Rajamundry – 101 km, Bhimavaram – 47.6 km
Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Vari Devasthanam, Antharvedi village, Sakinetipalli Mandal, East Godavari District – 533252, Andhra Pradesh, India.
For Official Website Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Vari Devasthanam
Also Read Place To Visit In and Around East Godavari District
AP Official Website of Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple – Antharvedi