State - Rajasthan
District - Bikaner
Address - NH89, Deshnok, Bikaner, Rajasthan 334801
Contact - 099284 23674
Religion - Hindu
Type - Goddess Karni Mata
The Karni Mata Temple or the Rat Temple of Rajasthan is situated 30 kms away from the Bikaner city and is dedicated to Karni Mata, a famous mystic of her times, believed to be an incarnation of goddess Durga. The construction of the temple was completed in mughal style, in the early 20th century by Maharaja Ganga Singh. The temple was further adorned by Kundanlal Verma of Hyderabad-based Karni Jewelers in 1999. The silver gates of the temple and the marble carvings were also donated by him.
Devotees can visit any time from dawn to dusk.