Sati Mata temple in Rathiar, Chamba HP We are talking about one of the religious district of the state which is known as Chamba district. This is basically famous for the temples. In this district, every village has its own temple and have different cultural and different styles for making the God happy. In this article we are talking about the one of the village of the district which is known as Rathiar and Devata of this village. This article is basically divided into different parts in which history of the temple, how to reach this temple and nearby places for the wondering are explained. The detailed information regarding it is given below in the article.
History of the Sati Mata temple
This temple is one of the oldest and religious temples of this village. This temple was built in the about in the beginning of the 18th century by the one of the person of this village in the memory of her late wife whose name is based upon the Indian God Sati Devi, after that temple is known as Sati Mata temple. Behind this temple there is one interesting story which is given below in the article. The people of this village said that in the ancient time there is a lady who love her husband so much and one day the God has taken his Agni Pariksha and said that if you loves her husband than you have to burnt in the fire than she said ok I will ready for it after that when her husband knows this he came there and he found that her wife is no more alive. Her name is Sati after that this temple is built in the memory of this lady which is called Sati Devi, that's why this temple is known as Sati Mata temple.
Nearby places for the wondering
Especially this village is basically famous for the temples and the natural water resources. Apart from this temple there are so many temples in this village, out of which some are old temple while other are built by in the recent few years. This village is also famous for the natural water resources; from this village water is taken to another village. In this villages there is about 3 to 4 natural resources are present.
How to reach this temple
This temple is situated in the Chamba district. This temple is about 10 km from the Chamba on the Khajjiar road. You can reach this place by bus or taxi. The best season to visit this temple is in summer.