Karni Mata temple in Bikaner is also famous as the “temple of rats”. It is a very famous temple situated at Deshnok which is 30 km away from Bikaner in Rajasthan, India. The temple is popular all over India for having 20,000 black rats that live in the temple and are revered. These rats are called “kabbas” and considered holy. Just to pay their respect to these rats and get their desires as reality many people visit this temple from far off places throughout the year. The temple witnesses a huge number of visitors and curious tourists every year from all over India just owing to the presence of these “rats”.
... Karni Mata Temple was designed in Mughal style, it has a beautiful marble facade which consists of doors of solid silver built by Maharaja Ganga Singh. There are many more silver doors with panels, across the doorway, which depict various legends of the goddess. The shrine of the goddess, Karni Mata, is placed in the inner sanctum of the temple. In the year 1999, the temple was further decorated and beautified by the Hyderabad based jeweler Kundanlal Verma. The silver rats and the marble carvings are also donated by him to the temple.
Q. What Karni Mata Temple is famous for?
Ans. Karni Mata Temple is famous for having 20,000 black rats that live in the temple and are revered.
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