AKIRIPALLI, which is
in Nuzvid of Krishna District, is the f an important and sacred temple dedicated to Lord
The deity is Vyaghra Narasimha, who was as incarnated in a cave on the top of the hill.
Sri Malleswaraswamy was also incarnated at a flat portion on p of the hill.
To reach Akiripalli the easiest route is to get down at Vijayawada which is an
important junction Madras-Delhi and the Madras-Calcutta lines and from there take bus.
There are public choultries at the place, convenient accommodation for pilgrims is
The temple has also a tank called Varaha- pushkarini, from which Bindi tirtham is drawn
for drinking and cooking purposes. The temple is an ancient and famous one.