Chamunda Mata temple in Jodhpur is the temple of Chamunda Devi, Isht devi of royal own family. It is located inside the southern a part of Mehrangarh Fort. Founder of Jodhpur metropolis, Rao Jodha brought the idol of his favourite goddess Chamunda Devi from antique capital of Mandore in 1460. He hooked up Chamunda Devi idol within the Mehrangarh Fort and from then Chamunda grow to be their diety. Worshipped and visited by means of many devotees in and round Jodhpur, on the time of Dussehra, Fort grow to be full of peoples and devotees.
Located in Mehrangarh Fort Jodhpur, the temple became built through Rao Jodha on the time whilst he was building the fortress here. The hill wherein he chose to construct this fortress become ocuppied via the hermit butt he changed into eliminated from there as an end result he cursed the king thet his fortress may have shotage of water always. To stability this curse by means of the saint he built the Chamunda Mata Temple in the fortress to shield the castle and its human beings. From that day Goddess Chamunda turned into the principle deity of the Rajputs here.