Rajasthan is a place which never fails in surprising us. There is a place in Rajasthan located at Jodhpur– Ahmedabad highway in Pali district named Rohet. This place is an accident-prone site and famous for accidents, so there is a signboard to tell the travelers and commuters to slow down and this place is known for a thaan (holy place) of Om Banna.
Local people worship him as Bullet Baba. People believe that worshiping him will prevent accidents in that area. The story behind this is, there was a bullet rider man named Om Singh Rathore or Om Banna of village Chotila. In the year 1988, he died in an accident on the same site while he was riding on his Royal Enfield Bullet.
After the accident, police seized Om Banna’s bike and took that to the police station. Next morning the Bullet bike was missing from the station. Police searched the bike and found at the same site where the accident took place. Police took the bike again and emptied the fuel but the next morning the bike was missing again. Police found the bike at the accident site.
People believed that the act was done by the soul of Om Banna so they built a temple in his memory. People started worshiping him for the safe travel and to prevent accidents in the area.
Om Banna temple is situated in Pali district. Here is a way to reach Pali: https://www.ohmyrajasthan.com/how-to-reach-pali