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Temples Of India
Lord Siva To Be Adored The Devalayas Of Karnataka
Palani Dhandhayudhapani The Kovils Of Kerala
The Temples of North-West India Temples For The Triple Sects
Mata Kanakadurga of Vijayawada The Legend Of Mata Kanyaka Parameswari
The Temples Of North-East India Mantralya Mahakshetra
The Aalayas of Andhra Pradesh The Mandirs Of Maharastra
Mighty Atoms For Tiny Tots Lord Siva Of Sri Kalahasthi
Bhagawan Vithoba Of Pandharpur Bizarre Beliefs And Odd Traditions
Asoka Priyadarsin The Mother Of Melmaruvathur And Her Miracles
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Devarayanadurga - Sri Durganarsimhaswamy Devalaya

It is a fortified hill station housing many hoary temples of great reputation. It was popular as Kaeigiri and the town atop Biddasari surrounded by thick forests of captivating beauty and ethereal bliss made this place a lovely haven for tourists and theists. The fort atop the hill and its vast surroundings was inhabited by people and it was flourishing town with many fine buildings, including traveller, bungalow and a Vaishnavite temple going by the name of Kumbhi Narasimhaswamy temple of great historic significance. And was built by Hoyasala kings. A big cave atop the hill is housing the icons of Rama lakshmana of great antiquity and divinity drawing bhaktas always. On the same hill lies another temple for Hanuma and in its vicinity lie many thirthas.

The temple at the foot of - the hill is dedicated to Durga Naiasimhaswamv and it was built in the Dravidian style of architecture with imposing dimensions by Kantiiava Narasimharaja Odayar. Daily agamic worship is offered with due devotion along with annual functions conducted on a grand scale.

It lies about 10 km off Tuntkur, one of the districts of Karnataka, accessible by bus.


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