Kartni Mata temple - the temple of rats

Karni Mata Temple-The Temple of Rats



July 20, 2024

  • Karni Mata Temple is popularly known as The Temple of Rats.
  • Address – NH – 89, Deshnok, Rajasthan – 334801.
  • District – Bikaner
  • Country – India
  • Contact No – 9928423674.
  • Temple Opening Time – 4 AM.
  • Temple Closing Time – 10 PM.
  • Entry Fee – Free (No Entry Fee Reauired)
  • Best time to Visit – At the time of Karni Mata Fair.
  • Temple Architecture – Mughal Architechture Style.
  • Karni Mata Temple is a Hindu Temple.
  • Karniji or Nari Bai worshiped as a goddess in this Temple.
  • From Rajasthan’s (Indian State) Bikaner city this Karni mata temple is 30 KM distance.
  • Karni mata Temple is famous for approximately 25,000 live Black Rats.
  • These Rats are a Main center of attention of this temple.
  • This holy Rats are revered in this temple and popularly known as Kabbas.
  • For these Rats this temple Draws curious Tourists around the world.
  • Twice in a year Karni Mata Fair is held at Deshnok.
  • In March-April larger fair is held during the Navratras from Chaitra Shukla Ekam to Chaitra Shukla Dashmi.
  • In September-October Second and Comparatively smaller Fair is held during the Navratras, from Ashvin Shukla to Ashwin Shukla Dashmi.
  • More than thousand of people travel to the temple by foot during Navaratri.