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Bhatkanti: Underground Temple of Narsimha

On the river Krishna, is another temple, called Narsimha temple. The temple is around 14 feet under the ground level. One can get at the underground temple through a narrow way made with black stone. The idol in the temple is made up of Pashan [black stone]. One can drop a coin inside a hole and can be collected at the basement through a narrow hole. This is a great experiment and exciting thing to be done and watched at the temple.

Narsimha Temple can be reached from via Pune – Satara - Karad – Rethare – Narsimha Temple. The distance can be 155km [approx] from Pune.


  1. I request the creator of this Blog to send me a copy of the Moolavar photo of Shri Nrisimha in Maxi Size for my Album. Kindly inform me to sarisetty@hotmail.com to submit the postal Address to despatch the photos.

    With Kind Regads.
    Guntur. A.P.

  2. I should digg your post therefore other people are able to look at it, very useful, I had a hard time finding the results searching on the web, thanks.

    - Murk


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