Ratlam: There are many temples in India, which have different importance in themselves. One such unique temple is also located in Manak of Ratlam city in Madhya Pradesh. Where such a thing is found in the form of Prasad that at first, you will not be able to believe it. Generally in the rest of the temples, the devotees get sweets or some food items as prasad, but the most special thing about this temple of Maa Mahalakshmi is that the devotees are given ornaments in the form of offerings.
Yes, the devotees who come here go home with gold and silver coins. This temple of Maa Mahalakshmi is crowded with devotees throughout the year. Devotees come here and offer crores of rupees and cash at the feet of Goddess. On the occasion of Diwali, Deepotsav is organized in this temple for five days from Dhanteras. During this time the temple is decorated not with flowers but with ornaments and rupees offered by the devotees.
The temple of Kuber is held in the temple during the Deepotsav. During this time, the devotees who come here are given ornaments and rupees-money as prasad. The doors of this temple are open 24 hours on the day of Diwali. It is said that on the Dhanteras, female devotees are given a 'Kuber Ki Potli'. Any devotees who come here are not returned empty handed. They are given as some kind of prasad.