Malaseri Dungri is a village situated in Bhilwara district of Rajasthan. This place has a famous temple of Shree Devnarayan, the deity of the Gurjar community.
About 12 kms away Asind town in Bhilwara district, Malaseri Dungri holds great religious importance for the Gurjar community, it being the birth place of Shree Devnarayan.
Shree Devnarayan was known to be a warrior and he owned around one lakh cow. he used to wake up daily and offer prayers to these cow. He is also known to be an environmentalist who used to plant trees.
He is also known as reincarnation of Lord Vishnu.
It is said that 1111 years ago, Sadu, the mother of Lord Devnarayan, did penance here. Pleased with this, Lord Vishnu himself gave birth to Samvat 968 on the Saptami of Madha month. Lord Devnarayan was born in the navel of a lotus flower that burst forth from the ground on the topmost peak of Malaseri Dungri. That’s why this temple is the only place of faith of Gurjar community.
It is believed that in Malaseri Dungri of Asind area of Bhilwara district, Lord Shri Devnarayan incarnated on a lotus flower,