Deoghar Jyotirlinga Pilgrimage
Baba Baidyanath Temple Deoghar
Deoghar is situated at a few kilometers from Jasidh (railway station) and a pilgrim center in Jharkhand, being home to the Deoghar Baidyanath Temple. Deoghar Baidyanath Temple is considered one of the twelve Jyotirlinga in India (Many Believe Baidyanath Temple at Parli, Maharashtra to be the Jyotirlinga instead.).
The temple is a part of a complex of 22 temples. Within the temple complex, idol of Jaidurga is considered one of the Shakti Peetha sites.
From Deoghar guests also visit Shiva Temple of Basukinath (43 kms) and Trikuti Hills (4000 ft asl, where another Shiva temple, Trikutachal Mahadeva Temple is situated)
Recommended stay-1 night or day visit from Patna