People visit temples to pray for good health, long life and many other things. But have you heard of a temple where people are believed to die even when they stay in the temple? Sounds quite contrary, isn't it?
This is the story of a temple named Maihar Devi Temple, where it is claimed that people lose their lives when they stay at this temple overnight!
So, all you curious souls out there, continue reading to know more about the facts of this temple and what people believe in.
All About The Temple
This famous temple in India is situated on the mountains of Maihar near Satna district in Bhopal. This famous temple is of Goddess ‘Sharda'. The name of the temple 'Maihar' means ‘Maa ka haar', which in other words means Goddess' garland.
It Is Located In A Mountain
This famous temple is located in the center of the ‘Trikoot' mountain. It is claimed that each year thousands of devotees flock this temple of Goddess Sharda, despite knowing the fact that there is a haunting history behind the temple...
The Belief About The Temple...
It is claimed that there are many ancient stories about this temple. Many people claim these beliefs to be true. It is believed that nobody can stay in the temple at night. If they do, there are chances of the person even dying.
The Reason Behind The Belief...
The reason behind this belief is claimed to be that of the existence of two immortal souls namely Aalha and Udam who're believed to be the greatest devotees of Goddess Sharda.
These two immortal souls are believed to have fought a battle against Prithviraj Chauhan. It is also believed that these two people were first to find this ‘Maihar Devi' temple on the mountains.
The Temple Is Closed At Night
The temple is closed at night, as it is believed that these two brothers visit the temple in the night and they dress up Goddess and worship her. That is why it is believed that nobody is allowed to stay in the temple during the night. And if anybody do so, they'd have to lose their life!
What do you think - is this a myth or a belief? Do let us know in the comment section below.