Vishnu, the second manifestation term of the Trimurti, the maintaining power of Cosmic laws of equilibrium, had to fought an invincible enemy, a demon. Vishnu thus took an avatar, merging into the spirit of a devotee, to defeat the undefetable as a fierce protector to end religious persecution and calamities: Narasimha, the man-lion.
Narasimha is often depicted slaying an asura man with evil and greedy personality, called
Hiranyakashipu. Who gains special powers by which he could not be killed during the day or night, inside or outside, by any weapon, and by man or animal. That invincible demon persecuted even his own son for being a bakhta, a devotee of Vishnu.
NaraSimha or Man-Lion is the 4th avatar of Vishnu, a fierce protector.

About Manuel Congo

A renowned Palero, Babalawo, Ajarn and Hougan, Manuel Congo lives in rural Italy, where he spends most of his free time touring on his custom Harley Davidson. An avid ethnographer and noted expert on Italian witchcraft, Manuel has spent decades working for elite clients around the world, conducting investigations in locales as far-flung as Togo and Thailand. He enjoys rainy days, BBQ and blondes.

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