Satsang Ashram is one of the major religious establishments of India with over 2000 branches worldwide and is related to is related with Radhaswami sect. Satsang Deoghar is the main branch of Satsang started by Thakur Anukul Chandra and is located on the south-west of Deoghar.
The Ashram situated at Satsangnagar has large buildings with rooms and dormitories where people from different places of India and abroad can stay during their visits to the Ashram. The Ashram has a free kitchen named ‘Anandabazar’ for those who visit the Ashram and who stay there permanently.
At present there are more than two thousand branches of Satsang located not only in India but also Bangladesh, Burma, Europe and America. Satsang Vihars (centres) have been set up in several different provinces of India including Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Tripura, West Bengal, Bihar, Orissa, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Madhya Pradesh, Andhrapradesh, Maharastra, Gujrat, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, etc.
Things to do
Visit Satsang Tapovan Vidyalaya
Listen to the morning or evening Kirtan
Sightseeing at Satsanga Zoo
See the collection of over 20 Vintage cars dating back to 100 years
Listen to the Famous Prayer of Satsanga
How to reach Satsang Nagar?
Satsang is located at 2km from the Tower Chowk Deoghar in the South West Direction. Regular Autos, Rickshaws and Taxis are available.
Satsang Nagar itself is a Railway Station located between Jasidih and Baidyanathdham Deoghar. However only local trains halt at Satsang Nagar
Photos of Satsang Nagar
Places to see at Satsanga Nagar
The main office of Satsang, occupies a large three-storey building. Hundreds of people work here.
Satsang Computer Centre
It is housed in the main office building is an unique large complex of its kind. It caters to various works of the office.
It is a Common Kitchen. More than one thousand people are given food here daily. Free meals are provided for the devotees who come from outside to visit the Ashram. During the two main Utsavs and four Ritwik conferences held each year, for which thousands and thousands of devotees come from different provinces of India, all of them have their meals here; and this joyous function goes on for about one week.
Satsang Chemical Works
It produces various medicines used for treatment at various hospitals and dispensaries owned by Satsanga.
It has printed the compilations of Anukul Chandra Thakur’s messages and many other books, and from here the magazines Alochana (Bengali), Ligate (English), Satwati (Hindi), Agambani (Assamese), Urjana (Oriya) and Swasti Sevak (Bengali) are issued monthly.
Satsang Water Supply Department
Water is pumped from a well near the Darwa River through pipes to supply the Ashram.
Satsang Engineering and Mechanical Workshop
Most of the things necessary for Ashram are manufactured here.
Many wooden articles for the use of Satsang Ashram are made here.
Satsang Electrical Division
There are five high power generators for emergency supply of electricity to the Ashram Area, over and above the generators are exclusively meant for computer centre.
Satsang Guest Houses
There are several guest houses for the accommodation of visiting devotees and guests.
Among the many other facilities are the Congregational Prayer House, Satsang Library (Amardyuti Bidi-Mandir), Binapani Vidya Mandir (Upper Primary School and Girls section of Satsang Tapovan High School) and Satsang Cow-shed.
Satsang Tapovan High School for Boys
This is an ideal educational institution under the supervision of Ideal-minded teachers.
Satsang Charitable Hospital
It is a Sixty Bed Hospital run by Satsanga. It has following facilities. Out-Patient Deptt., Charitable Dispensary, X-ray Deptt., Pathology, Serology and Bio-chemistry, General Surgery, Gynecology and obstetrics, Orthopedics, General Medicines, Psychiatry and Cardiology. Wards:- Indoor Male Ward, Indoor Female Ward and Emergency Ward.