Also referred to as baba Baidyanath Dham this temple complex which is dedicated to an incarnation of Lord Shiva and is a very significant pilgrimage destination for Hindu devotees. The temple is built on the site where Ravan – an avid Shiva devotee – is said to have performed his meditation and penance to the lord.
- Early morning spiritual experience in Baidyanath dham
- Sacred pond visit to Shiv ganga
- Holy excursion to Basukinath and Tapovan
- Visit to the holy mahabodhi temple in Bodh Gaya
- Offer prayer in Vishnu pad temple
Day 1 :Arrival in Patna – Deoghar
Baidyanath Jyotirlinga commences from your arrival in Patna where you will be greeted by our tour representative. From here you will be transferred to your next destination in Deoghar which will be a journey of 6 hours. On reaching you will be checked in to your hotel where you will be spending the night. The remainder of the day will be free for you to indulge in some leisure activity or visit some popular nearby tourist attractions like Naulakha temple, Nandan Pahar etc.
Day 2 :Baidyanath Jyotirlinga Visit
After having your breakfast in the morning you will be taken for a live darshan of the holy jyotirlinga. The shrine here is said to have been the idol which Ravana was carrying to Sri Lanka with the aim of establishing it there. The temple can be visited from 4 am and closes at 9 pm. It also closes in between from 3:30 pm to 6 pm. Within the premises you may even be able to offer your prayer at the 20 more shrines here dedicated to different gods and goddesses. Finally you will be made to head back to your hotel here for an overnight stay.
Day 3 :Deoghar – Patna departure
Your road journey for departure location of Patna will commence early in the morning after having breakfast. You will be straightaway dropped off at your departure location from where you can board your choice of transportation. This marks the end of your Baidyanath Dham Yatra with us.
- Guided sightseeing tour
- Pick up and drop off service
- Meals as per itinerary
- Accommodation as per itinerary
- Driver allowance, parking charges, fuel price
- Any expense of personal nature
- Extra charges in case of an emergency
- Shopping, laundry, tipping, portage
- Monument entrance fees, camera charges
- Anything not in the inclusions section
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q.What is the significance of Baidyanath dham temple?
A. Baidyanath dham temple is one of the 12 jyotirlingas and is considered to be one of the most sacred residences of Lord Shiva.
Q.Which season is best to visit Deoghar?
A. The winter season from October to March is the best time to visit Deoghar.
Q.Where is Basukinath temple located?
A. Basukinath is a city in Dumka, Jharkhand.
Q.Why is Mahabodhi temple famous?
A. Mahabodhi temple is home to the Bodhi tree under which Gautam Buddha had attained enlightenment.
Q.Which is the nearest railway station to Mahabodhi temple?
A. The nearest railhead for Mahabodhi temple is Gaya which is 12 kms away.