Millions of years ago to please his dear devotee Prahlada and to kill the wicked demon Hiranyakashipu, Lord Nrsimhadeva appearred from a pillar.
The great protector appeared with lions face and claws and the human torso. He is ferocious and terrifying for those who do not believe in Him but fiercely protects His devotees from any obstacles and harm that come their way. Unmatched and supreme He is present on earth and heaven and everywhere in between.
ISKCON New Vrindaban has the largest life size Narasimha in all of North America and He was carved in New Vrindaban. Lord Narasimha is worshipped in all ISKCON temples for He is knows to protect His devotees form all dangers.