About Yadagirigutta Temple:
Yadagirigutta is a famous Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy temple located on a hillock of the Yadadri-Bhuvanagiri District. The temple is almost 60kms form from Hyderabad and very connected through rail and road. The place is unique and pleasant with a heavy rush of devotees, not less than 5000 pilgrims on average each day. It is said that any wish of sincere devotee visiting this temple will be fulfilled. The sanctum sanctorum or Garbhagriha is located in a cave, under a huge slating rock, which covers half the abode.
History of the Yadadri Temple:
In Tretayugam, there was a sage Yadarishi who was the son of the great sage Rishyasrunga and Santa Devi. Yadarishi performed penance inside then cave with Lord Anjaneya’s blessings, pleased with the devotion Lord Narasimha appeared before him in five different forms namely Jwala Narasimha, Sri Gandabherunda, Sri Yogananda, Sri Ugra and Sri Lakshmi Narasimha. For this reason, this temple is worshipped as Pancha Narasimha Kshetram. The pooja vidhanam here is done as prescribed by Late Sri Vangeepuram Narasimhacharyulu who had served as Sthanachary of this famous temple. The Vijayanagaram King Sri Krishnadevarayulu in his autobiography mentioned the temple that before going to war he always visited the temple praying the Lord for victory. Here many pilgrims tonsure their heads after fulfillment of their wishes.
Yadagirigutta Temple Timings:
The temple opens at 4:00 AM with Suprabatha Seva. Darshan starts from 7:15 AM to 11:30 AM, 12:30 PM to 3:00 PM and from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM. In addition to Darshan Binde Teertam, Bala Bhogam, Nijabhishekam, Maharaja Bhogam, Maha Nivedhana and Shayanostavam are the special poojas performed every day for Lord Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy. Temple closes at 9:45 PM.
In Yadagirigutta, Satyanarayana Swamy Vratham is a big event that is performed every day. Ticket price is Rs 500/- and is not available online and will get at temple office uphills. All pooja Samagri will be arranged by the Devasthanam only, except flowers & fruits. Sri Satyanarayana Swamy Vratham is performed regularly.
|Suprabhata Seva||4:00 AM to 4:30 AM|
|Nijabishekam||5:30 AM to 6:30 AM|
|Sahasra Namarchana||6:30 AM to 7:15 AM|
|Kunkumarchana (Friday)(at Ustava Mandapam)||8:30 AM to 9:00 AM|
|Sri Sudarshana Homam||8:00 AM to 10:00 AM|
|Kalyanothsavam||9:00 AM to 11:30 AM|
|Jodu Seva||5:00 PM to 6:45 PM|
|Pavalimpu Seva||9:00 PM to 9:30 PM|
|Anjaneya Swamy Akupuja (Tuesday)||9:00 AM to 11:00 AM|
|Sri Ammavari Lakshaa Tulasi Archana||7:30 AM to 9:00 AM|
|Shathagatabhishekam (Swathi Nakshathram only)||4:30 AM to 7:00 AM|
Fairs & Festivals of Yadagirigutta Temple:
Some famous festivals celebrated in Yadadri Temple are Thiruutsavam, Thrikkaarthika, Navarathri Mahotsavams, Thiruvaathira Thalapoli, Karthika vaaram & Ashtam Rohini festival.
Temple Darshan Bookings & Accommodation:
yadadri temple is 62kms from Hyderabad; buses are available for every 30mints from Hyderabad. Yadagirigutta Temple is 14kms from Bhongiri Bus Station. The nearest train route is Raigiri Railway station which is 9kms from the temple.
Due to temple renovation, uphill rooms are under maintenance. Temple cottages are at downhill, some of them are Yogananda Nilayam, Lakshmi Nrusimha Sadanam, Yadarushi Nilayam and Keshava Nilayam. Apart from these, there are many private rooms available at the downhill of the Yadadri temple.
|S.No||Contact Office/Officer||Contact Number|
|1||Executive Officer / Fax||08685 – 236755|
|2||Administration Office||08685 – 236645|
|3||Reception Office||08685 – 236623|
|4||Tolegate||08685 – 236620|
|5||Yogananda Nilayam||08685 – 236664|
|6||Temple||08685 – 236622|
Reference : temple website