Bhai Dooj at Ratangarh Mata Ka Mandir and Kunwar Maharaj Temple



The Bhai Dooj festival falling after Diwali is highly auspicious at the Ratangarh Mata Ka Mandir and Kunwar Maharaj Temple in Datia in Madhya Pradesh. The twin shrines are around 60 km from Datia and Gwalior. In 2017, Bhai dooj is on October 21.

Kunwar Maharaj is believed to be the brother of Ratangarh Mata.

Ratangarh Mata Shrine is dedicated to Goddess Durga and is located deep inside forest on the banks of Sindh River. Kunwar Maharaj Temple is around 5 km from Ratangarh Mandir.

It is believed that those offering prayers in the shrine will get relief from poisoning.