Sri Lakshmi Narasimhaswami temple, Ukkadam, (Rahu Parihara Sthalam)
Sri Lakshmi Narasimhaswami temple is located in the heart of Coimbatore city and is visited by thousands of devotees throughout the year from all over Tamilnadu. The principal deity worhsipped here is a beautiful murti of Lord Vishnu in the form of Narasimha with Lakshmi devi seated on his left. The murti is beautifully decorated on all festival days, providing a feast for the devotee’s eyes and the devotees feel the palpable presence of the Divine in this small but ancient shrine. Devotees of Vishnu worship Lord Narasimha as a parihara for all Rahu doshas just as Murugan is worshipped by the Saivites for Rahu dosha. Worshipping Lord Narasimha also helps us to neutralize evil forces and enmity. In addition, Lakshmi devi bestows prosperity and auspicious qualities on all her devotees. Offer worship at this ancient shrine of Sri Lakshmi Narasimhaswami and receive their divine grace in abundance.