At Nacharam, or Nachagiri, earlier called Swetagiri is a centuries old temple dedicated to Lord Narasimha Swamy. Through ages, the temple has been a source of solace and pilgrimage. The temple of Sri Nachagiri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy in Gajwel Mandal is 12 km from Medak and 40 km from Hyderabad on the Hyderabad – Nagpur highway. It is also called as Swetagiri or Gargeya Thapovanam. This temple is built on the banks of the sacred River Haridra. The temple got its name from a sincere devotee Nachar. A large number of devotees come from far to visit this temple. Other temples in this complex are of Lord Siva, Sita Rama, Lakshmana, Garuda, Sri Anjaneya Swamy, Bhairava and Navagrahas. It is believed that devotees who visit the temple after a dip in the River Haridra not only get rid of their sins, but also skin diseases. There is deep faith among the devotees that the temple has miraculous power to heal chronic diseases.
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