The Trikut Hills situated at 14.3 km from Deoghar on the way to Dumka have gained fame as Trikutachal, one of the best places of tourist interest in the Jharkhand region. This place also gained fame as the only tourist spot in Jharkhand having the famed vertical ropeway. It takes merely 7 minutes to reach the top of the hills by the ropeway. The beauty of the place and the hill gets enhanced with river Mayurakshi having its point of origin. The Shiva Temple is popularly known as Trikutachal Mahadeva Temple. Apart from this, the site also houses an altar of the Goddess of Trishuli and a cottage of sage Dayananda.
Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:-
- Relief from diseases
- Purchase of vehicles
- Gain Knowledge
Kailaasarana Shiva Chandramouli Phaneendra Maathaa Mukutee Zalaalee Kaarunya Sindhu Bhava Dukha Haaree Thujaveena Shambho Maja Kona Taaree
Meaning -Oh Lord Shiva who is seated on Mount Kailash, where the moon decorates his forehead and the king of serpents crown his head, who is merciful and removes delusion, You alone can protect me. I surrender to thee.
Aum Trayambakam Yajaamahey Sugandhim Pusti Vardhanam Urvaarukamiva Bandhanaath Mrutyor Muksheeya Maamritaat
Meaning -We worship the fragrant Lord Shiva, who has 3 eyes and who cultivates all beings. May He free me from death, for immortality, as even a cucumber is separated from its bond with the vine.