Giridih is the headquarters of the Giridih district of Jharkhand state, India. The literal meaning of Giridih is the land of hills and hillocks giri, a Hindi word, means hills, and dih, another word of the local dialect, indicates lake.
Shikharji is located on Parasnath hill, the highest mountain in the state of Jharkhand. It is the most important Jain Tirtha for the Jains, believed to be the place where twenty of the twenty-four Jain Tirthankaras along with many other monks attained Moksha, according to Nirvana Kanda and other texts.
Parasnath is a mountain peak in the Parasnath Range. It is located towards the eastern end of the Chota Nagpur Plateau in the Giridih district of the Indian state of Jharkhand.
Parasnath Temple offers pilgrimages an epic Jinalaya to worship. In-depth of the double stair main temple statue of supreme Arihant is situated. All around this temple 20 more statues and statues of God and Goddess gives a marvelous look and luster to the site.
Usri Falls is a waterfall located in Giridih district in the Indian state of Jharkhand. It is a popular tourist and picnic spot. Ushree means a "beautiful source.
Khandoli is also a village at the foot of the Khandoli hill. The reservoir of the Khandoli dam provides water supply to more than one lakh residents of the Giridih town.
Kabir Gyan Mandir
Kabir Gyan Mandir was built by Mother Gyan, a disciple of Shri Vivek Prabhujee in 1985. Kabir Gyan Mandir is also known as the Guru Govind Dham, the temple was created on the tomb of Shri Vivek Prabhujee. The ashram is famous for worshiping the great Kabir.
Devari Temple is an exceptionally old temple of Goddess Durga. The principle fascination is that the symbol is having 16 Hands Normally Goddess Durga is having 8 hands.
Madhuban is a village in Pirtand CD Block in Dumri subdivision of Giridih district in the Indian state of Jharkhand.
Giridih has experienced dry weather, but winter in between October and March is very good and comfortable. The summer in between April and June has experienced hot and uncomfortable weather due to heavy humidity. Some time temperature may rise up to 47°C in May. July to mid-October, it is monsoon in Giridih. There has no particular peak session for tourism, but the month of October is good for all respect and the best time to visit Giridih.