Jodhpur, Rajasthan Follow Jodhpur

 

Chamunda Devi Temple In Jodhpur

Chamunda Devi Temple In Jodhpur
 

Chamunda Devi Temple In Jodhpur

The Chamunda Mataji was Rao Jodha's favorite goddess, he brought her idol from the old capital of Mandore in 1460 and installed her in Mehrangarh (Maa Chamunda was the kul devi of Parihar rulers of Mandore). She remains the Maharaja's and the Royal Family's Isht Devi or adopted goddess and is worshipped by most of Jodhpur's citizens as well. Crowds throng Mehrangarh during the Dussehra celebrations.

 
 
 
comments powered by Disqus
You may also like