This temple is near to Bikaner and Nokha. Temple is famous for rats in the world. The second name of Karni mata is (Nari bai). Contrary to some reports, the temple is not affiliated with the Jain faith. It is a Hindu sect. The Karni Mata temple at Deshnoke, 30 km from Bikaner, in its present form was completed in the early 20th century in the late Mughal style by Maharaja Ganga Singh of Bikaner.
Throughout the year pilgrims from around India come to pay religious tribute to Karni Mata at the Deshnoke temple. Outside Rajasthan she is respected and loved in areas like Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, and Haryana. During Navratri thousands come to the temple on foot. If one of the rats is killed, it must be replaced with one made of solid gold. Sighting a white rat amidst hordes of black rats is considered especially auspicious. THE NEXT WONDER OF THIS TEMPLE, ARE THE RATS. THESE RATS COMMONLY KNOWN AS KABA RESIDE IN THE TEMPLE.