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Articles tagged as Nrsimhadeva

  • Nrsimhadeva: The Protector of ISKCON

    The devotees of the Sri Mayapur Candrodaya Mandir had decided to install a Deity of Lord Nrisimhadeva after being attacked by a group of 35 dacoits in March of 1984. Lord Nrisimhadeva is the protector of His devotees, so what better way could there be of protecting the Sri Mayapur Candrodaya Mandir than by inviting Him to reside there?  

  • New Vrindaban Celebrates 30th Anniversary of U.S.A’s Only Full-Size Nrsimha

    For thirty years, a very special Lord Nrsimhadeva Deity has protected the devotees of New Vrindaban and all of North America, and received their love and service. Now, residents of the West Virginia village want to invite people from all over North America to come celebrate the thirtieth anniversary of His installation, and to behold the only full-size Nrsimha Deity on the continent, on His sacred appearance day.

  • Sri Nrsimha Pranama

    Performed by Vaiyasaki Das.

  • Namas Te Narasimhaya

    By the Madhavas Rock Band.

  • Mayapur Gets Prepared for Lord Nrsimha's Appearance Day
    As the appearance day of Lord Nrsimha, one of Krishna's main incarnation is approaching, ISKCON's Deity Worship Ministry has interviewed deity-worship expert Jananivas Das about the preparations in Mayapur, West Bengal, India.
  • European Devotees Gather to Respect Their Protector in Simhachalam
    In every ISKCON temple around the world, the morning greeting ceremony is held to the sweet, gentle sounds of “Govindam Adi Purusham” sung by the late Yamuna Devi. Not in Simhachalam. There, new visitors are startled by a ground-shaking crash of thunder, followed by Vedic brahmanas chanting “Om Narasimhaya namaha.”
  • The Appearance Day of Lord Nrsimhadeva at the Bhaktivedanta Manor
    Last weekend ISKCON celebrated the appearance day of one of Krishna`s incarnations, Lord Nrsimhadeva worldwide. Photographer David Crick has put together a beautiful slide show about the festivities held at Bhaktivedanta Manor in the United Kingdom.
  • New ISKCON Center At A South Indian Holy Place
    On 22nd December 2010, devotees inaugurated an ISKCON preaching center at Yadagiri Gutta, a holy place 60 kms East of Hyderabad in South India. This place is known for its hilltop temple of Lord Nrsimhadeva.
  • Cheerful Festival in England’s North
    Devotees honor the divine half-man, half-lion in whippet and leek country, as they have been annually for two decades.
  • The Anger and Gentleness of Narasimhadeva
    May 26th marked the annual festival celebrating when God appeared in order to protect His beloved devotee.
  • Spanish Version of Lord Nrsimhadeva's Pastimes Now Available
    Just in time for Nrsimhadeva's Appearance Day...
  • Ahobilam: Place of Lord Nrsimhadeva the Divine Protector
    The divine protector Nrsimhadeva, with his ferocious half-man half-lion form, is one of the most recognizable avatars of Lord Krishna. Vaishnavas pray to Him when they're in danger, remembering how he saved the boy devotee Prahlad from his tyrannical father, the demon Hiranyakashipu. But how much do we really know about Nrsimha?
  • Nrsimha Stotram
    May there be good fortune throughout the universe, and may all envious persons be pacified. May all living entities become calm by practicing bhakti-yoga, for by accepting devotional service they will think of each other's welfare. Therefore, let us all engage in the service of the supreme transcendence, Lord Sri Krishna, and always remain absorbed in thought of Him.
  • Rajamundry