Deoghar,  JHARKHAND

Top 05 must visit places in Deoghar!! “DEOGHAR”, abode of GOD is the most popular pilgrimage destination of Jharkhand !

FAMOUS FOR  BAIDYANATH JYOTIRLINGA SHRINE….

Deoghar tour in 02 days.. Plan your trip to Deoghar..

Deoghar is a scared city of Jharkhand which literally means “Dev-o-ka-ghar” that is “abode of God.” It is an important Hindu pilgrimage city and is famous for  Baidyanath Jyotirlinga shrine which is one of the twelve ‘Shiva Jyothirlingams’ and is also one of the 51 sakti peeths in India. 

It is also famous for its picturesque landscape and is one of the best tourist places of Jharkhand due to temples, hills and greenery.

Top 5 best places of Deoghar are:-

  1. Baba Dham – It is one of the 12 jyotirlinga of India and one of the Shakti peeth. It is one of the sacred places where jyotirlinga and shakti peeth are housed together.  It is located in Deoghar in the state of Jharkhand, India. It is predominant pilgrim site of Deoghar which drags devotees in hordes throughout the year. Lord Shiva is presumed as doctor or healer who can heal up every injury. So, many frail devotees come here for betterment of their health. The nearest railway station is Jasidih railway station, which is 7 km from Vaidyanath temple. For more detail, visit http://lifeisajourney.co.in/baba-dham/

2. SatSang– It is a philanthropic organization and its headquarters is at Deoghar. Satsang was established solely by Thakur Anukulchandra. It started in the early 20th century andis one of the major spiritual and cultural movements in India. It has its branches in India as well as Bangladesh, Burma, Europe, Middle East, Africa and America.

At present, it is one of the fastest growing spiritual lineages in the world with more than 80 million members across the globe. It accepts members without any discrimination and distinction. The members are called Satsangees.

The basic activities of Satsangare in Philanthropy, Education, Health care, Cultural activities and Industrial &engineering.

3. Naulakha temple –Naulakha is another temple of Deoghar which is a predominant tourist attraction due to its splendid architecture and captivating beauty. The temple is founded by Queen Charusheela Dasi in 1941. She belongs to Pathuria Ghat King’s family of Kolkata. Queen donated Rs 9 lakh for the construction of the temple. Because of this, temple was named as “Nau-Lakha” . For more detail, visit http://lifeisajourney.co.in/naulakha-mandir/

4. Trikut Pahar – It is another most popular tourist spot of Deoghar. It is another Hindu pilgrimage which is located 10km from Deoghar city.  Thereare 03 main peak of the hill that is why it is called Trikutpahar.The three peaks of the TRIKUT hill signify the holy trinity of Brahma, Vishnu and Mahesh.

On the top of the hill, the famous Trikutachal Mahadeva Temple and the hermitage of Sage Dayananda are located.  The top of the hill can be reached by stairs and ropeway which is the main tourist attraction. The rope way experience is amazing. The ropeway offers beautiful panoramic views of the holy town.

5. Tapovan hill –Tapovan hill, which is known for the temple of Taponath Mahadev and Hanuman, is at a distance of 10km from Trikut Hill. There are many caves and temples.

There is a crack rock, from where the portrait of Lord Hanuman can be seen in its inner surface. It is a miracle because it is almost impossible to insert a paint brush through the crack.

There is Sitakund (water body) down the hill and it is believed that Goddess Sita used to bathe in it.

So, this place can be your next weekend destination.

02 day Tour itinerary for Deoghar :

Day 01- Reach Deoghar early in morning. After breakfast visit Trikut Pahar and Tapovan hill. Return to hoten in evening.

Day 02- Early morning, visit Baba Dham. After puja, have your break fast. Then visit Naulakha Temple and Satsangh Ashram.

Frequently asked questions about Deoghar..

Why is Deoghar famous for?

Deoghar is a scared city of Jharkhand which literally means “Dev-o-ka-ghar” that is “abode of God.” It is an important Hindu pilgrimage city and is famous for  BaidyanathJyotirlinga shrine which is one of the twelve ‘Shiva Jyothirlingams’ and is also one of the 51 saktipeeths in India. 

It is also famous for its picturesque landscape. It is one of the best tourist places of Jharkhand due to temples, hills and greenery.

Who built Baba Dham?

 Although the name of the builder of the temple is not traceable, certain parts of the front portion of the temple are said to have been built by Puran Mal, an ancestor of the Maharaja of Giddhour, in 1596.

What is famous in Deoghar?

Deoghar is a scared city of Jharkhand which literally means “Dev-o-ka-ghar” that is “abode of God” and is an important Hindu pilgrimage city and is famous for  Baidyanath Jyotirlinga shrine which is one of the twelve ‘Shiva Jyothirlingams’ and is also one of the 51 saktipeeths in India.

It is also famous for its picturesque landscape. It is one of the best tourist places of Jharkhand due to temples, hills and greenery.

How can I reach Deoghar by tain?

The nearest railway station is Baidyanath Dham which is 7 km away from the main city. Jasidih is junction station which is also 7 km from Deoghar and it lies on the Delhi-Howrah route. The station is connected to most of the other major cities.

How can I go to Baidyanath Dham from Jharkhand?

The nearest railway station is BaidyanathDham which is 7 km away from the main city. Jasidih is junction station which is also 7 km from Deoghar and it lies on the Delhi-Howrah route.Then take a cab or auto for baba dham. The nearest airport is Ranchi. Cabs are available from airport to reach Baba Dham.

What can I buy in Deoghar?

The things that you may buy from Deoghar are beautiful vibrant bangles, different types of pickles and in sweets,’ Peda’ which is very famous here.

How far is Deoghar from jasidih?

The distance between Jasidih and Deoghar is 6 km. you can reach Deoghar from Jasidhi by cab.

How can I reach Deoghar from Kolkata?

From Kolkata to deoghar, avail the train 53049 HwhMka Pas. It takes around 7.5hrs to reach.

How can I reach BaidyanathDham from Jasidih railway station?

You can reach Baba Dham from Jasidhi by road and by train also.

Which river flows in Deoghar?

Mayurakshi River

What is the name of Deoghar airport?

Deoghar Airport is located in Deoghar, in the state of Jharkhand, India.

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