Why Lord Vishnu took half lion, half man Narasimha avatar

Why Lord Vishnu took half lion, half man Narasimha avatar Namaste friends, how are your doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! This is very important factor and question to be asked: Just before going forward let us know a few important points. Simha (Lion) has always been considered as the ultimate animal on earth since ages. It is the King of the forest and no one dares to attack it and no question about fighting with it. Simha (Lion) is a mark of excellence and superiority. Just looking at a Simha (Lion), we get our blood flowing from our head to toe. That's the brilliance of a Simha (Lion). Simha (Lion) signifies the fearlessness, boldness, bravery, valor, courage etc. No one dares to touch a Simha (Lion) even when it is sleeping. Left: Hiranyakashipu troubling his own son Prahlada. Right: Hiranyakashipu been slayed in that same way. Let us consider a divine shlokas which signifies Lion and Bhagavan Sri Narasimha: || श्री नरसिंह महा...
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What is Narasimha jayanti (birthday / appearance day) and when it is celebrated

What is Narasimha jayanti (birthday / appearance day) and when it is celebrated Namaste friends, how are your doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! Just before going to the main subject, let us know very briefly about Bhagavan Sri Narasimha. Bhagavan Sri Narasimha is an avatar of Bhagavan Sri Vishnu. Bhagavan Sri Narasimha takes his avatar to save his devotee named Prahlada. Bhagavan Sri Vishnu is the most kindest. If even the smallest of the smallest devotee calls him with true devotion, he will definitely come to save. The devotee must have full faith and devotion in Bhagavan Sri Vishnu. Then definitely Bhagavan Sri Vishnu will rescue his devotee. Meaning of Narasimha = Nara + Simha = Divine Human + Divine Lion. Now let us go to our main subject: Jayanti means divine birthday / appearance day. Bhagavan Sri Narasimha's Jayanti is celebrated on Vaishakha Shukla Chaturdashi (That is, Vaishakha maasa / month, Shukla paksha / bright fortnight and on Chaturdashi / fourth...
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Lord Narasimha Ashtakam written (virachita) by Sri Vijayeendra Teertha in Sanskrit, Kannada, English

Lord Narasimha Ashtakam written (virachita) by Sri Vijayeendra Teertha in Sanskrit, Kannada, English Namaste friends, how are your doing today? Bhagavan Sri Narasimha blessings to you and your family! Just before going to the Stuti, let us know very briefly about Bhagavan Sri Narasimha. Bhagavan Sri Narasimha is an avatar of Bhagavan Sri Vishnu. Bhagavan Sri Narasimha takes his avatar to save his devotee named Prahlada. Bhagavan Sri Vishnu is the most kindest. If even the smallest of the smallest devotee calls him with true devotion, he will definitely come to save. The devotee must have full faith and devotion in Bhagavan Sri Vishnu. Then definitely Bhagavan Sri Vishnu will rescue his devotee. Meaning of Narasimha = Nara + Simha = Divine Human + Divine Lion. Left: Bhagavan Sri Narasimha and other Devatas. Right: Sri Vijayeendra Teertha Ji. Now, let's move to the Ashtakam: || श्री नरसिंह अष्टकं - श्री विजयेंद्र तीर्थ विरचित || भूखंडं वारणांडं परवरविरटं डंपडंपोंरुडंपंडींडींडींडीं डिडींबं दहमपिवहमैर्झंपझंपैश्च झंपैः |तुल्यास्तुल्यास्तु तुल्याः धमधमधमकैः कुंकुमांकैः कुमांकैःएतत्ते पूर्णायुक्तं अहरहकरहः पातु...
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Lord Narasimha stuti written (virachita) by Sri Narayana panditacharya in Sanskrit, Kannada, English

Lord Narasimha stuti written (virachita) by Sri Narayana panditacharya in Sanskrit, Kannada, English Namaste friends, how are your doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! Just before going to the Stuti, let us know very briefly about Bhagavan Sri Narasimha. Bhagavan Sri Narasimha is an avatar of Bhagavan Sri Vishnu. Bhagavan Sri Narasimha takes his avatar to save his devotee named Prahlada. Bhagavan Sri Vishnu is the most kindest. If even the smallest of the smallest devotee calls him with true devotion, he will definitely come to save. The devotee must have full faith and devotion in Bhagavan Sri Vishnu. Then definitely Bhagavan Sri Vishnu will rescue his devotee. Meaning of Narasimha = Nara + Simha = Divine Human + Divine Lion. Now, let us move to the Stuti: || नरसिंह स्तुति - श्री नारायण पंडिताचार्य विरचित || उदय-रवि-सहस्र-द्योतितं रूक्ष-वीक्षं प्रळय-जलधि-नादं कल्प-कृद्-वह्नि-वक्त्रम् |सूर-पति-रिपु-वक्षश्चेद-रक्तोक्षितांगंप्रणत-भय-हरं तं नारसिंहं नतोस्मि || प्रळय-रवि-कराळाकार-रुक्-चक्रवाळंविरळयदुरु-रोची-रोचिताशांतराळप्रति-भय-तम-कोपात्यत् कटोच्चाट्ट-हासीन्दह-दह नर-सिंहासह्य-वीर्याहितं मे || १ || सरस-रभस-पादापात-भाराभि-राव-परचकित-चल-सप्त-द्वंद्व-लोक-स्तुतस्त्वम् |रिपु-रुधिर-निषेकेणेव शोणांघ्रि-शालिन्दह-दह नर-सिंहासह्य-वीर्याहितं मे || २ || तव घन-घन-घोषो घोरमाघ्राय जंघा-परिघमलघूमूरु-व्याज-तेजो-गिरिं च...
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Lord Narasimha Stuti by Sanaishchar (Shani Dev) – Bhavishya puran raksho bhuvan mahatmya (greatness)

Lord Narasimha Stuti by Sanaishchar (Shani Dev) - Bhavishya puran raksho bhuvan mahatmya (greatness) Namaste friends, how are your doing today? Bhagavan Sri Narasimha blessings to you and your family! Just before going to the stuti shlokas, let us have a small brief about Lord Shani Deva. Shani Deva or Shanaishchara is non other then the planet Saturn, and is one of the nine divinely objects. These objects are called as Navagraha in Sanskrit. Shani Deva is a male Hindu Devata as per the Sanatana Dharma, and he has a black body and carries a sword or danda (sceptre), and has a black bird as his mount. Shani Deva is the god of Karma, justice and retribution in the Sanatana Dharma and delivers results to all as per the individual Karmas. This could be a positive or negative impact on the individual lives. Left: Bhagavan Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy. Right: Sri Shani Deva (Shanaishchara) Shani Deva also signifies spiritual asceticism, penance, discipline and conscientious work. Shani Deva...
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Prahlad Virachit (said / written) Narasimha Stotram

Prahlad Virachit (said / written) Narasimha Stotram Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Sri Narasimha Swamy blessings to you and your family! Just before going to the Namavali, let us know very briefly about Bhagavan Sri Narasimha. Bhagavan Sri Narasimha is an avatar of Bhagavan Sri Vishnu. Bhagavan Sri Narasimha takes his avatar to save his devotee named Prahlada. Bhagavan Sri Vishnu is the most kindest. If even the smallest of the smallest devotee calls him with true devotion, he will definitely come to save. The devotee must have full faith and devotion in Bhagavan Sri Vishnu. Then definitely Bhagavan Sri Vishnu will rescue his devotee. Meaning of Narasimha = Nara + Simha = Divine Human + Divine Lion. || प्रह्लाद विरचित नरसिंह स्तोत्रं || नृसिंह-कवचम् वक्ष्ये प्रह्लादेनोदीतम् पूरा |सर्वरक्षकरम् पुण्यम् सर्वो प्रद विनाशनम् || १ || सर्वसंपत् करम् चैव स्वर्ग मोक्ष प्रदायकम् |ध्यात्वा नृसिंहम् देवेम् हेमसिंहासन स्तितम् || २ || विवृतास्यम् त्रिनयनम् शरदेंदु समप्रभम् |लक्ष्म्यालिंगित वामांगम् विभूतिभीर उपाश्रितम् || ३ || चतुर्भुजम् कोमलांगम् स्वर्णकुंडल शोभितम् |सरोज शोभितोरस्कम...
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Lord Narasimha Ashtottara Shata Namavali (108 names) with meaning in Sanskrit, Kannada and English languages

Lord Narasimha Ashtottara Shata Namavali (108 names) with meaning in Sanskrit, Kannada and English languages Namaste friends, how are your doing today? Bhagavan Sri Narasimha blessings to you and your family! Just before going to the Namavali, let us know very briefly about Bhagavan Sri Narasimha. Bhagavan Sri Narasimha is an avatar of Bhagavan Sri Vishnu. Bhagavan Sri Narasimha takes his avatar to save his devotee named Prahlada. Bhagavan Sri Vishnu is the most kindest. If even the smallest of the smallest devotee calls him with true devotion, he will definitely come to save. The devotee must have full faith and devotion in Bhagavan Sri Vishnu. Then definitely Bhagavan Sri Vishnu will rescue his devotee. Meaning of Narasimha = Nara + Simha = Divine Human + Divine Lion. || भगवान श्री नरसिंह अष्टोत्तर नामावळि || ॐ नारसिंहाय नमः ॐ महासिंहाय नमः ॐ दिव्य सिंहाय नमः ॐ महाबलाय नमः ॐ उग्र सिंहाय नमः ॐ महादेवाय नमः ॐ स्तंभजाय नमः ॐ उग्रलोचनाय नमः ॐ रौद्राय नमः ॐ सर्वाद्भूताय नमः || 10 || ॐ श्रीमते नमः ॐ योगानंदाय नमः ॐ त्रिविक्रमाय नमः ॐ...
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Lord Narasimha shlokas (stotras) with meaning in Sanskrit, Kannada and English

Lord Narasimha shlokas (stotras) with meaning in Sanskrit, Kannada and English Namaste friends, how are your doing today? Bhagavan Sri Narasimha blessings to you and your family! Just before going to the shlokas, let us know very briefly about Bhagavan Sri Narasimha. Bhagavan Sri Narasimha is an avatar of Bhagavan Sri Vishnu. Bhagavan Sri Narasimha takes his avatar to save his devotee named Prahlada. Bhagavan Sri Vishnu is the most kindest. If even the smallest of the smallest devotee calls him with true devotion, he will definitely come to save. The devotee must have full faith and devotion in Bhagavan Sri Vishnu. Then definitely Bhagavan Sri Vishnu will rescue his devotee. Meaning of Narasimha = Nara + Simha = Divine Human + Divine Lion. 1. || श्री नरसिंह महा मंत्र || उग्रं विरं महाविष्णुं ज्वलंतम सर्वतोमुखं |नृसिंहं भीषणं भद्रं मृत्योर्मृत्युं नमाम्यहं || || ಶ್ರೀ ನರಸಿಂಹ ಮಹಾ ಮಂತ್ರ || ಉಗ್ರಂ ವೀರಂ ಮಹಾವಿಷ್ಣುಂ ಜ್ವಲಂತಮ್ ಸರ್ವತೋಮುಖಂ |ನೃಸಿಂಹಂ ಭೀಷಣಂ ಭದ್ರಂ ಮೃತ್ಯೋರ್ಮ್ಯತ್ಯುಂ ನಮಾಮ್ಯಹಂ || || Sri Narasimha Maha Mantra || ugram viram maha-vishnum jvalantam sarvato mukhamnrisimham...
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Run Vimochan Narasimha Stotram in Sanskrit, Kannada and English

Run Vimochan Narasimha Stotram in Sanskrit, Kannada and English   Namaste friends, how are your doing today? Bhagavan Sri Narasimha blessings to you and your family! Runa Vimochana Sri Nrusimha Stotram is highly auspicious and powerful stotram / prayer is said to give speedy relief from financial crisis and debts.  This stotram / prayer will be highly effective when it is chanted during Pradosha (Godhuli time / dusk). This stotram is a time tested solution and it will work as an antidote for all types of hardships, sufferings. Irrespective of any caste and creed, people very strongly believe and have faith in Bhagavan Sri Narasimha Swamy as a main source of instant solution for multiple day to day difficulties. Bhagavan Sri Narasimha showers health, wealth, education, prosperity and also relieves his devotees from all types of financial crisis (That's why this stotram is called as Runa + vimochana stotram - Runa = debts and vimochana means to get free from). To get best outcome of this divine...
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