Once, the king of Kullu sent Thakur Raj Singh to Manam from Karjan in the form of ‘Hariyan’ of Devta Pundir.
While going there, Raj Singh took those statues of Raghunath jee and Sita Mata along with him and
established them. One Hofa Ram from the Thakur Raj Singh family demanded the land of Khanidhar from the
king of Shangari. On getting the land, he took those statues from Manam to KhaniDhar. He build there a
temple It is believed that in The underground of Bhandar of Raghunath ji, is a a jewelry which resound
midnight and a serpent is seen at that time.