Some of the Extraordinary Temples in India

Some of the Extraordinary Temples in India

A temple dedicated to Spider deity – Kodumon Chilanthiyambalam
Place- Kodumon, Pathanamthitta Dist, Kerala.

Have you ever heard a temple dedicated to Spider diety?
The Palliyara Sree Bhagavathy Temple, also known as Chilanthi Ambalam in regional language,  at Kodumon in Pathanamthitta district in Kerala is aplace of worship dedicated to spider diety. The temple is located about 10 KM away from Adoor town and 11 km from Pathanamthitta town. This  place is famous for treatment of spider poisoning and other related insect bites.

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The Rat Temple in Rajasthan – Karni Mata Temple, Bikaner, Rajasthan

Bikaner is a place known for its camel safaris and fort. This place is also famous for a unique temple dedicated to rats- Karni Mata Temple. We can see thousands of rats here. If you kill a rat here, you have to replace it with a rat made of gold. The belief is that, seeing a white rat here is a blessing.

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Bullet Baba Temple – A temple dedicated to 350cc Royal Enfield ‘deity’.

Bullet Baba Temple  at Jodhpur in Rajasthan is an  exceptional temple devoted to a 350cc Royal Enfield ‘deity’. The temple is dedicated to Om Banna, who died 20 years ago in an accident while driving his ‘bullet’. The offering to this temple is beer, of the brand “Bullet”. The temple is located 20 km away from Pali and 50 km. from Jodhpur in Pali-Jodhpur highway, near Chotila village, Rajasthan state. Bullet travelers  travels through the Pali-Jodhpur highway usually stops here and visit Bullet Baba Temple to make a safe and comfortable journey.


Aeroplane Gurudwara,  Jhalandhar, Punjab.

It is believed that offering a toy aeroplane at Shaheed Baba Nihal Singh Gurudwara near Jhalandhar will remove all difficulties  who are struggling to get a visa or related problems. Every year, Thousands of people come here with toy aero planes and offer it to the shrine. The Aeroplane Gurudwara is located, about 12 km from Jalandhar, in tiny village of Talhan, Punjab State.


The Whiskey Devi – Kal Bhairav Temple, Ujjain, Madhya Predesh

Situated at Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh state, main offering of this temple is liquor. The main deity of this temple is Lord Kaal Bhairava. Outside the temple we can see the vendors sell baskets of offerings include coconuts, flowers and a bottle of liquor. Every day, hundreds of devotees offer liquor to the deity for fulfilling their wishes and desires.


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