Built in the 12–13th century, the temple is dedicated to the Goddess Mahamaya. It was built during the reign of Kalachuri's of Ratanpura, It is said to be located at the spot where king Ratnadeva had a darshan of goddess Kali. The Mahamaya temple is built in Nagara Style of architecture facing north beside a huge water tank.One can see the scores of ancillary temples, domes, palaces and forts now, which once housed the temple and the royal house of Ratanpur Kingdom.