This isn’t Disney World and Mickey Mouse. In India, there is a temple filled with rats on purpose! It’s called Karni Mata, the Rat Temple, thousands of holy rats running around the world famous Karni Mata temple in Deshnok, Rajasthan- India. At this temple, the rats are considered sacred and are protected. If you kill one, you must replace it with a rat made out of solid gold.
KARNI MATA: holy indian rat temple
Pictures after the jump ( Via lovethesepics.com)