Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple at Sholingur is dedicated to Narasimha Avatar of Vishnu. Legend has it that Narasimha Swamy gave darshan to Saptarishis here for a split of second and they attained moksha. It is also believed that Prahlada had darshan of Yoga Narasimha Murti here.
There is also a shrine dedicated to Hanuman here. Anjaneya helped a king and saved his kingdom by annihilating a demon on a Sunday. Sunday is therefore great importance at the shrine of Hanuman here.
The water in Chakra Teertham here contains medicinal properties.
The temple is divided into three separate shrines:
Big Hill Temple – shrines of Yoga Narasimha Swamy Shrine and Amirthavalli is located here.
Small Hill temple – Murti of Hanuman is located here.
Town Shrine – Shrines of Adi Keshava, Bakhtositha Swamy, Alwars and Andal are located here.