Religious Places

1. The Jagannath Temple

It is the most popular historical landmark in Ranchi. As a smaller replica of the Jagannath Temple in Puri, the temple is decked with intricate carvings. The Rath Yatra is a festival of joyous celebration.

2. Murga Mahadev Waterfalls

Murga Mahadev Waterfalls are situated 143 kms from Ranchi, within the premises of a Lord Shiva temple. The temple is a revered place of Hindu worship.

3. The Sun Temple

 It is an extremely captivating architecture and has the shape of a giant vehicle with 18 wheels driven by seven horses. The temple has a holy pond which is highly revered among Hindus.

4. Baba Baidyanath Temple

The Baba Baidyanath Temple complex enshrines a Jyotirlinga, along with 12 other temples. Being one of the most sacred temples in India.

5. Tapovan Caves and Hills

This place has a temple of Shiva called Taponath Mahadeva and a number of caves are also present there. In one of the caves, there is a Shiva lingam installed where Sage Valmiki came for penance.

6. Naulakha Mandir

This temple is very similar to the temple of Ramakrishna in Belur. It is dedicated to Radha-Krishna.

7. Basukinath

Basukinath is located in Deoghar. The pilgrimage to Deoghar is considered to be incomplete without paying homage at Basukinath.