MAJHAR KUND 24:50’::83;59’
Distance from the national capital Delhi-880km
Distance from the state capital
APPROACH—The site is located 10kmSW of Sasaram thedistrictheadquarter, near DarigaunSasaram is connected by railways and roadways from the rest of the
country After reaching Sasaram one has to takeup Auto rickshaw or hired taxi
to reach up to the site.LANGUAGE-Hindi and BhojpuriLODGING-Arrangement of
rest sheds at Darigaon.Middle class hotels.Dharamsala lodges.Sarais IB etc are all
available at SasaramFOOD-Nice middle class food of rice pulse sabji bhujia papad
chokka chatni,pickle, sabhar dosa fish mutton egg etc are available Besides it litti
chatni chokha chura dahi etc can be had in hutment hotels.DRINK-Sweet water is available for drinking puroses.TRANSPORT-Auto rickshaw cycle rickshaw and tamtam are main conveyance for local conveyance.
ABOUT THE SITE-The site is a picnic spot for the local peopleThe fountain falls from the Kaimur hills donward to downward to discharge into the big stream the river Kao specially during rainy season provides a gorgeous and splendid scenario.The undulatory and zig zag nature of rocky profile of this place has
given origin of five .rivers in the region.They are Gopath in West,Barua in South
Kachuar in East and Kudra and Kao in North Water rolls around undulatory foot
Hills near village Manjhar.It gives creation of ditches and collection of water in them forming kunds and ponds of various sizes This gives a soothing view added
With the greens of the jungleIt is at 20 to 22 feet height from the ground level.
OTHER SITES—Sitakund and Dhua kunds are similar water falls close to this.
FESTIVITY—First Sunday after Raksha bandhan or Shrawani purnima invites a
Gathering of about 50000 people forming big fair.
PRECAUTION—Naxal affected area but thy have no problem with the general
peopleThe difficulty arises when people from nearby rivalries come in the crowd.
GUIDE—District information office and tourist office may be contacted.