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Baba Basukinath Dham

Direction

Basukinath is located in Dumka District of Jharkhand. It lies on the Deoghar – Dumka state highway and is around 25 km north-west of  Dumka. It is a place of pilgrimage for Hindus. Basukinath Temple is the main attraction here.Jasidih Junction Railway Station and Jamtara Railway Station are the nearest railheads. Ranchi Airport is the nearest airport. It is situated at Jarmundi Block on Dumka Deoghar State Highway at a distance of 24 km from the Distrcit headquarters Dumka. In a year lacs and lacs people from different parts of country come here to worship Lord Shiva. In the month of Shravan people of several country also come here to worship Lord Shiva.

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  • Baba Basukinath Dham
  • Aerial view of Basukinath Temple
  • Basukinath Temple at Night

How to Reach:

By Air

Nearest airport is Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Airport, Kolkata and Birsa Munda Airport, Ranchi which are approx 300 Km and 350 Km respectively from here.

By Train

It is situated at Jarmundi Block and lies in Dumka-Deoghar Railway Route. It is at a distant of 25 Km from Dumka and 50 Km from Jshidih Railway Station.

By Road

It is situated on Dumka - Deoghar state Highway at a distance of 24 Km from the district headquarter Dumka.