Ketunga Dham


Ketunga Dham situated in Bano Block is very important historical place. The archeological survey of India points out this place as the Land Of Buddha Period. At Ketunga Dham many statue of Buddha were found. It is said that King Ashoka,Mourya Emperor) established these statues while returning to Patliputra after Kalinga war.

  • Ketunga Dham
  • Ketunga Dham Side View
  • Ketunga Dham Front View
  • Ketunga Dham.
  • Ketunga Dham Side View.
  • Ketunga Dham Front View.

How to Reach:

By Air

If you are planning to reach Ketunga Dham through the air route then the nearest airport is in Ranchi. The total distance between Ranchi and Ketunga Dham is about 155 km. This major airport is well connected to all the major cities of India. From the airport, tourists can hire taxi / bus and can reach Ketunga Dham.

By Train

The nearest railways are located in Rourkela, Orissa, which is 135 kilometers from Ketunga Dham and 155 km from Ranchi Railway Station.

By Road

Ketunga Dham is about 65 K.M from simdega.