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Sri Nrsimhadev Caturdasi (Appearance Day)

Friday, May 17, 2019
ISKCON Montreal welcomes you to celebrate the Appearance Day of Lord Sri Nrsimhadeva on May 17, 2019, at our spacious temple hall. Details will be announced on the website and social media soon. Lord Sri Nrsimhadeva is the fiercest of Lord Krishna's expansions that protects all devotees. tava kara-kamala-vare nakham adbhuta-srngam dalita-hiranyakasipu-tanu-bhrngam keshava dhrta-narahari-rupa jaya jagadisa hare Prayer to Lord Nrsimha (from Sri Dasavatara-stotra, p. 97) "O Keshava! O Lord of the universe! O Lord Hari, who have assumed the form of half-man, half-lion! All glories to You! Just as one can easily crush a wasp between one's fingernails, so in the same way the body of the wasp like demon Hiranyakashipu has been ripped apart by the wonderful pointed nails on Your beautiful lotus hands."