Ranchi Sun Temple

Ranchi Sun Temple

Jharkhand , Ranchi

Shrine: Suyra Dev

The Sun Temple of Jharkhand is a newly built temple. A charitable trust named Sanskrit Vihar built the temple under the directions and endeavor of Shri Ram Maroo, the MD of the Ranchi Express.

Origin: Recently built by Shri Ram Maroo,Sanskrit Vihar


The Sun Temple is one of the newest temples built in the the Indian State of Jharkhand. Under the patronage of the Sanskrit Vihar, the temple is built and has become popular among the tourists because of its magnanimous architecture. Built around the sacred pond created in memory of the Chhathavratis in the Chhota Nagpur Plateau region, the white temple stands with its 18-wheeled chariot like form and the lifelike seven horses. This edifice is designed with the concept of the Sun God's chariot run by the seven horses.

Darsan Info

Temple is open for Darshan from Morning to Evening

Darsan Dresscode: No specific dress code


The century-old enriched history, music, art, religion, food and people exhibit the true essence of Jharkhand's culture. This new Indian state that has been dissected mostly from Bihar held its capital at Ranchi. There are multiple pilgrimages in this eastern state of India. Devotees from across the country and abroad come to this beautiful state to explore the shrines of their concerned sects. Besides, the temples, churches and mosques, the state of Jharkhand has many beautiful places to explore

Language Spoken: Hindi, Bhojpuri, English

Location and Contact

Adarsh Nagar, Ranchi, Jharkhand 834004

Contact Number : +91 6512400981

Ways to Reach

Ranchi can be reached conveniently via train, air or by road. The temple is 39 Km from the main city of Ranchi. Pilgrims arriving by train will have to alight at Ranchi Railway station. From there they can get buses and taxis to reach the temple. The same goes for those arriving via flight. They can also avail the rented vehicles and taxis from the Birsha Munda airport.

Additional Info

  • Dharamshala (near Sun Temple)
    The Park Inn
    OYO Rooms
    Green Acres
    Hotel Shivani International
    Hotel Mahi Residency
    Hotel Emerald
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Place Name Jan - March April - June July - Sept Oct - Dec
Max-Temparture 28oC 36oC 29oC 26oC
Min-Temparture 13oC 22oC 24oC 11oC

Temple Rituals

Regular offerings to the Sun God
-The Nitya Puja
- aarti.

Regular Offerings

Flowers, garlands, incense


November:-Chhath Puja

  • Near Bus Stand

  • Dhurwa Bus Stand
  • Nearby Airport

  • Bisra Munda Airport
  • Nearby Railway Station

  • Ranchi Train Station Junction
  • Taxi Stand

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