Simhachalam flooded by devotees on Akshaya Tritiya

Published on April 21, 2015 11:10:10 AM
The annual ‘Chandanotsavam’ (the besmearing of Sandal paste on the lord) began as it is customary, on the Akshaya Tritiya day, in the temple town of Simhachalam.

Lakhs of devotees queued up to have darshan of the 'nija roopam' (real form of the lord Narasimha which is shown only on the Akshaya Tritiya day) of Lord Varaha Narasimha, right form 4 am in the morning.

The devasthanam has made all arrangements related to the annual spectacle, for the devotees to have a peaceful darshan of the lord.