The Village which lies in Pirtand Block has a famous temple believed to be more than 2000 years old.
It is a place of considerable religious importance for the Jain. The Samosharan temple and Bhomiyaji Asthan are two very famous Jain temple.
There is a Jain Museum at Madhuban which houses a number of Jain scriptures, Idols and manuscript .
One can view the clear sight of Parasnath Temple using the telescope installed at the balcony of the museum.
The Nearest Railway Station is Parasnath(PNME) on Howrah -Mugalsarai Grand chord line. It is about 20 km from Parasnath railway station. Taxi, Mini Bus etc are available for this place.
Parasnath hill which is 4431 ft height is the highest mountain south of the Himalayas . It is located at the latitude of 23 degree ,9 minutes North and longitude of 86 degree ,3 minutes East. It was made accessible since the construction of a road in 1838 . Significantly the oldest of the Jain temple appears to date only from AD. 1775. The famous Parasnath hill is the highest peak of Jharkhand having altitude of 4431 feet above the sea-level. Giridih District was carved out from Hazaribagh District on 4th December, 1972. Parasnath is the "Marang Buru "or hill deity of the Santhal of Hazaribagh, Manbhum, Bankura and Santhal Parganas Since Parasnath has been declared as a wild life sanctuary District administration and Forest official are trying to persuade the local tribe to give up their religious hunt.