A temple in India is led by 20,000 rats

A temple in India is led by 20,000 rats

Temple near Amber Fort Jaipur Rajasthan India

Temple near Amber Fort Jaipur Rajasthan India (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

As in many cultures rats are considered pests in an Indian temple 20,000 rodents are fed and revered.

How One Indian Temple, Tirupati, Could Change The Global Gold Market

Disclosure: I/we have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours. (More…)I wrote this article myself, and it expresses my own opinions. I am not receiving compensation for it (other than from

Karni Mata temple dedicated to the Hindu goddess of Rajasthan, India, has become famous for his devotion to the furry creatures, where visitors are not allowed to hurt rats. In fact, measures were taken to protect rats from predators.

In folklore there are two stories about rats which explains why they are protected and worshiped in this temple. One of them says that all the children were once born rats. In the latter, the rats were 20,000 soldiers. Whatever the story, the rats in this temple pestigios status, writes Daily Mail.

 

Top 30 Famous Temples in India: Tour My India

Dec 4, 2013 … Raja Chola I. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, Brihadeeswara temple is the largest temple in India that is situated at Thanjavur city of Tamil Nadu.

Among the thousands of rats in the temple, there are some whites considered a blessing, so visitors are encouraged to feed them.

Recommended For You.

In recent years, UNESCO has expanded the catalog to include more examples of traditional cultures around the world. It includes
Previous Ilha da Queimada Grande: the most dangerous island in the world
Next The oldest hotel in the world has been run by the same family

You might also like

adventure-travel

Most beautiful European destinations that can be visited by train

You can explore Europe on foot, by car or by bicycle. But discovering the continent by train is certainly the best and most pleasant way to enjoy the impressive landscapes

adventure-travel

Airlines should pay compensation if flights are cancelled due to technical problems

The case was brought before the Court of Justice of the European Union by a couple from Holland, whose flight from Quito, Ecuador, to Amsterdam, suffered a delay of 29

adventure-travel

The Secret Life of stewardesses: “The abuses faced unacceptable”

hashtag sites #crewlife, #passengershaming or # flyingfeet, flight attendants on aircraft reveals unusual experiences, meetings with celebrities and other unique experiences, reports the Daily Mail. Secret language of pilots and

0 Comments

No Comments Yet!

You can be first to comment this post!