is yet another legend that accounts for the burning of Sati at this place. The story
goes that once God Maheswar bowed to Sri Rama, the mortal in the presence
of Sati. Confounded, Sati questioned the propriety. Maheswar then explained that
Rama 'was' the incarnation of Sri Mahavishnu and so he was justified.
Frivolously, sati disgusting herself as Sita went to Sri Rama to test him.
Identifying as Sati, Sri Rama at once bowed to her. So Sati returned home crest
fallen. Lord Maheswar realizing all that went by then, developed dislike for
Sat!. It was during that mahayagna performed by his father, she went regardless
of the objection raised by Maheswar, hoping for some comfort at least from
parents. Alas! her estimation went wrong. She was humiliated before all. When
That wounded her heart, she burnt here self. Later, she was born as the daughter
of Himavan and married Maheswar. This incident took place here, and there are
some evidences of this.
present there are many temples dedicated to Sati, Maheswar, Hanumanji, besides a
Gurudwara and some ashrams, all inviting reverent attention.