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Yoga Narasimhaswamy Temple

The Yoga Narasimhaswamy temple is situated on the outskirts of the pilgrim town of Melkote in Mysore District. This majestic temple is built on the Yadugiri rock, which overlooks the town. This temple is dedicated to Lord Yoganarasimha. The beauty of the carved idol of the deity matches with the architectural splendor of the temple.

The prominent festival celebrated in this temple is the Narasimha Jayanth and attracts a large number of devotees.

The nearest railway station is at Pandavapura, 25 km away from Melkote.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Mysore
Location: Melkote    


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