Temples in Joshimath
Narsingh Temple is a popular temple in Joshimath. Famous as a part of Sapt Badri, Narsingh Temple is also called as Narsingh Badri Temple and a sacred place to visit in Joshimath. The deity of the temple is fourth incarnation of Lord Vishnu (Narsimha Avatar), in the form of half Lion and half man.It is believed that the construction of this temple was done by Adi Shankaracharya. The idol of God Narasimha established in the temple, is made of Shaligram stone and was built during the reign of King Lalitaditya Yukta Pida of Kashmir in the 8th century.
Joshimath is situated in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand. The Narsingh Devta Temple in Joshimath is dedicated to the fourth avatar of the Lord Vishnu which is in the form of half man and half lion. It is also believed that the idol of the Narasimha avatar was positioned by Adi Shankaracharya in the 8th century. The best time to visit this place is the month from April to November and if you want to know more about the Joshimath temple and its darshan timings then you can check the details from the Yatradham.org