Nrusimha Janma celebrated with utmost gusto in Puri Jagannath Temple. Nrusimha Janma (Narasimha Jayanti) is the first appearance day (Avatara Avirbhava dinotsava) of Lord Narasimha Swamy, Lion-man incarnation of Lord Vishnu.
Nrusimha Janma falls on the 14th day of the bright fortnight of Vaishakha Month (Vaishakha Shukla Chaturdashi).
In 2018, Nrusimha Janma date is April 28.
During the celerbations, Image of Nrusimha is taken in procession to Jagannath Ballav Math where some neetis are performed.