Trikut Pahar (Trikut Hills, is situated 10 km away from Deoghar on the way to Dumka in Jharkhand state, India. There are three main peaks on the hill (the "tri-" of Trikutachal). The height of this hill[clarification needed] is 2470 feet. A rope way is most famous here it can be used to reach the top of the hill. The hill is covered by clouds in rainy seasons and waterfalls and small streams can be seen from July–September. The view from top of mountain is stunning and solar panels situated in Topovan (First solar energy hub in Jharkhand). Trikut is a popular tourist spot of Jharkhand state.
Trikut pahar ropeway
Tapovan, which is famous for the temple of Taponath Mahadev, is at a distance of 10km from Trikut pahar. River Mayurakshi, which flows through several districts of the state of West Bengal and finally joins River Hooghly, originates from Trikut pahar.
This states that Vaidyanath jyotirlinga is located at Prajwalika nidhanam (meaning funeral place i.e., chithabhoomi) in the North-Easternpart of the country. Deoghar is far located in east compared to Parli which is in west central part of the country. Also Chidabhoomiindicates that, in olden days, this was a funeral place, where corpses are burnt and post-death ceremonies were performed. This place could have been a center of tantric cults like Kapalika/Bhairava where Lord Shiva is worshipped significantly as smasan vasin(meaning, residing in crematorium), sava bhasma bhushita (meaning, smearing body with ashes of burnt bodies)
Deoghar is well connected with rest of India. The city has three main Railway Stations. Jasidih Junction is the main railway station.
Soon Deoghar will be connected to Airways. A new airport is being constructed and soon it will be operational.