Karni Mata Temple, Deshnoke

Over 20,000 black rats reside at Karni Mata Temple, which attracts devotees from all over the country--most come to pay their respects to the "holly" rats. Admire the picturesque marble facade of the temple, or step inside and try to find one of the rare white rats, which are considered even more sacred than the black. Put Karni Mata Temple and other Deshnoke attractions into our Deshnoke tour planning site , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • More popularly known as the rat temple - yes there are lots of rats but they do not bother you if you do not bother them - we went when it was not crowded and I think it was worth the visit  more »
  • If you like the Tom and Jerry cartoon, you will happy to see millions of Jerries waiting to eat by your hands. Must visit temple  more »
  • If you have any doubts about rats this will not appeal. The whole temple is dedicated to the rats which scamper and climb everywhere. Large containers of milk are on the floor for them to feed from an...  more »
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  • Karni Mata is the temple where mice are worshiped and you get lucky if a mouse touches you or u see one of the few white mouses. You can buy food to feed mice inside the temple. It' s amazing how everyone is quite at ease with mice and feeding+touching them.
  • The temple is very famous for tourists attraction and hundreds of foreigners too came here for site seeing in the temple. There are lots of mouses as the blessings of the Mata. The temple is very nice and cleaned time to time.. The mouses are very peaceful and don't bite any person who came here. The are very sweet and large in number.
  • Most devine and spiritual place. Peace of mind and relax in your life. Every devotee get fulfilled own wishes.
  • Amazing to see thousands of rats live there without any fear. Everyone take blessings from them. To see white rat there is believed that you got karni mata blessing.
  • India's most famous temple. In this temple you will find rats are running on ground.

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